The Resource 12 years a slave, (videorecording)

12 years a slave, (videorecording)

Label
12 years a slave
Title
12 years a slave
Title variation
Twelve years a slave
Contributor
Actor
Film distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The harrowing account of a black man, born free in New York State, who was drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery in 1841. Having no way to contact his family, and fearing for his life if he told the truth, Solomon Northup was sold from plantation to plantation in Louisiana, toiling under cruel masters for twelve years before meeting Samuel Bass, a Canadian who finally put him in touch with his family, and helped start the process to regain his freedom
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for violence/cruelty, some nudity and brief sexuality
Language note
English, Spanish or French dialogue; Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A12 2014
PerformerNote
Brad Pitt, Paul Giamatti, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael Fassbender, Bryan Batt, Dwight Henry, Dickie Gravois
Runtime
134
Technique
live action
Label
12 years a slave, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869567122
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543880967
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2288096
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)869567122
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
12 years a slave, (videorecording)
Publication
Distribution
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869567122
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543880967
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2288096
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)869567122
System details
DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 2.0 (Spanish, French), English descriptive audio 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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