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Hotel Rwanda / United Artists ; Lions Gate Films ; directed by Terry George ; written by Keir Pearson & Terry George ; produced by A. Kitman Ho, Terry George ; a United Kingdom/South Africa/Italy co-production in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa ; a Miracle Pictures/Seamus production ; produced in association with Inside Track & Mikado Film ; executive producers, Hal Sadoff, Martin F. Katz, Duncan Reid, Sam Bhembe, Roberto Cicutto, Francesco Melzi D'Eril ; director of photography, Robert Fraisse.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Homer Public Library DVD HOT 000155571 Video Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780792866862
  • ISBN: 079286686X
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment ; ©2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
Special features: Audio commentary with Terry George and Paul Rusesabagina, with select commentary by Wyclef Jean; Selected scenes commentary by Don Cheadle; A message for peace : making Hotel Rwanda / produced & directed by Greg Carson (28 min.); Return to Rwanda (15 min.) which follows Rusesabagina as he returns to his native land; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Consultant, Paul Rusesabagina ; production designers, Tony Burrough, Johnny Breedt ; editor, Naomi Geraghty ; costume designer, Ruy Filipe ; music, Andrea Guerra, Rupert Gregson-Williams, Afro Celt Sound System ; "Million voices" performed by Wyclef Jean.
Participant or Performer Note:
Don Cheadle, Sophie Okonedo, Joaquin Phoenix, Desmond Dube, David O'Hara, Cara Seymour, Fana Mokoena, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Tony Kgoroge, Mosa Kaiser, Mathabo Pieterson, Ofentse Modiselle, Nick Nolte.
Summary, etc.:
As his country descends into madness, five star hotel manager Paul Rusesabigina sets out to save his family. But when he sees that the world will not intervene in the massacre of minority Tutsis, he finds courage to open his hotel to over 1,200 refugees. This is the true story of one man's brave stance against savagery during the 1994 Rwandan conflict.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG13; for violence, disturbing images and brief strong language.
System Details Note:
DVD-video; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (aspect ratio 2.35:1), 16x9; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound; Dolby surround sound.
Language Note:
English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed captioned.
Subject: Rusesabagina, Paul, 1954- > Drama.
Rusesabagina, Paul, 1954-
Civil War (Rwanda : 1994)
Hotelkeepers > Rwanda > Drama.
Genocide > Rwanda > Drama.
Tutsi (African people) > Crimes against > Rwanda > Drama.
Rwanda > History > Civil War, 1994 > Atrocities > Drama.
Atrocities.
Genocide.
Hotelkeepers.
Tutsi (African people) > Crimes against.
Rwanda.
Genre: Feature films.
Drama.
History.
Feature films.