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Author: Amma AsanteGuy HibbertRick McCallumPeter Heslop, (Producer)Brunson GreenAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles, California] : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. When they decided to marry, just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa, it caused an international uproar. However, their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Biographical films
Romance films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Drama
Film adaptations
Historical films
Named Person: Seretse Khama, Sir; Ruth Khama; Ruth Khama; Seretse Khama, Sir
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amma Asante; Guy Hibbert; Rick McCallum; Peter Heslop, (Producer); Brunson Green; Justin Moore-Lewy; Charlie Mason; David Oyelowo; Rosamund Pike; Jack Davenport; Tom Felton; Sam McCurdy; Jon Gregory, (Film editor); Jonathan Amos; Patrick Doyle; A Susan Williams; Fox Searchlight Pictures,; Pathé Productions,; BBC Films,; Ingenious Media,; British Film Institute,; Studio Canal+,; Ciné+ (France),; Yoruba Saxon Productions,; Harbinger Pictures (Firm),; Perfect Weekend (Firm),; Film United (Firm),; Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.,
ISBN: 9786316824097 6316824092
Language Note: English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
OCLC Number: 983798902
Notes: Based upon the book "Colour bar" by Susan Williams.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
Bonus features: Making of; Filming in Botswana; The legacy of Seretse and Ruth; London Film Festival opening night gala premiere; theatrical trailer.
Credits: Cinematography, Sam McCurdy; editors, Jon Gregory, Jonathan Amos; music, Patrick Doyle.
Cast: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport, Tom Felton, Nicholas Lyndhurst.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some language including racial epithets and a scene of sensuality.
Description: 1 videodisc (111 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, 2.39:1 widescreen; 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Films and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; directed by Amma Asante ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; produced by Rick McCallum, David Oyelowo, Peter Heslop, Brunson Green, Justin Moore-Lewy, Charlie Mason ; an Amma Asante film.

Abstract:

Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. When they decided to marry, just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa, it caused an international uproar. However, their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history.
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