Title Amandla! [videorecording] : a revolution in four-part harmony / Kwela Productions in association with Bomb Films, HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films, the Ford Foundation and the South African Broadcasting Corporation ; producers, Desireé Markgraaff, Lee Hirsh, Sherry Simpson Dean ; director, Lee Hirsh
Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Artisan Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002
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 人文社會聯圖視聽{215a22  DO ML3917.S6 A446 2003    LIB USE ONLY    30610490001021
Edition Widescreen version
Descript 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide
Note Originally released as a television motion picture in 2002
Special features: Dave Matthews interview ; Q&A with director, producer and Vusi Mahlasela ; Vusi at Joe's Pub ; Amandla! production notes ; Sing-along ; Commentary with director and producer ; 45 minutes deleted scenes / musical performances ; Trailer gallery
Cinematographers, Clive Sacke, Ivan Leathers, Brand Jordaan ; editor, Johanna Demetrakas
Vusi Mahlasela, Jeremy Cronin, Hugh Masekela, Miriam Makeba, Sophie Mgcina, Dolly Rathebe, Sifiso Ntuli, Abdullah Ibrahim, Duma Ka Ndlovu
Tells the story of black South African freedom music and the central role it played against apartheid. Specifically considers the music that sustained and galvanized blacks for more than 40 years. Focuses on the struggle's spiritural dimension named for the Xhosa word for "power". An uplifting story of human courage, resolve and triumph
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some images of violence, and for momentary language
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, digitally mastered
Closed-captioned
Subject Apartheid -- South Africa
Music -- Social aspects -- South Africa
Human rights workers -- South Africa
Alt Author Markgraaff, Desireé
Hirsch, Lee
Dean, Sherry Simpson
Mahlasela, Vusi
Cronin, Jeremy
Masekela, Hugh, 1939-
Makeba, Miriam
Mgcina, Sophie
Rathebe, Dolly
Ntuli, Sifiso
Ibrahim, Abdullah, 1934-
Ndlovu, Duma
Sacke, Clive
Leathers, Ivan
Jordaan, Brand
Demetrakas, Johanna
Kwela Productions (Firm)
Bomb Films (Firm)
Home Box Office (Firm)
Cinemax (Firm)
Ford Foundation
South African Broadcasting Corporation
Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)