The Resource The president, a flim by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)

The president, a flim by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)

Label
The president
Title
The president
Statement of responsibility
a flim by Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • geo
  • eng
  • geo
  • geo
Summary
The President and his family rule the land with a draconian fist, enjoying a privileged and luxurious existence at the expense of his miserable and oppressed subjects. After a coup d'etat uproots his position of power, the President's wife and daughters are flown out of the country as he stays behind with his grandson, who is too young to grasp the unfolding events. After his personal escort and bodyguards turn on him, he is forced to disguise himself and flee into the countryside
Awards note
  • Chicago International Film Festival, 2014: Gold Hugo in Best Feature (Mohsen Makhmalbaf).
  • Tokyo FILMeX, 2014: Venice Horizons Award in Best Film (Mohsen Makhmalbaf).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Konstantine-Mindia Esadze; editing, Marziyeh Meshkiny, Hana Makhmalbaf; music, Tajdar Junaid; screenwriters, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Marziyeh Meshkiny; producers, Maysam Makhmalbaf, Mike Downey, Sam Taylor, Vladimir Katcharava; production company, 20 Steps Productions ; in association with Brummer & Herzog Filmproduktion, Creativity Capital ; Film and Music Entertainment
Dewey number
791.43/72
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Intended audience
Rated: Not rated
Language note
Georgian dialogue; with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P74 2016
PerformerNote
Mikheil Gomiashvili, Dachi Orvelashvili, Tornike Bziava
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Makhmalbāf, Muḥsin
  • Gomiashvili, Mikheil
  • Orvelashvili, Dachi
  • Bziava, Tornike
  • Brummer and Herzog Filmproduktion
  • 20 Steps Productions
  • Creativity Capital
  • Film & Music Entertainment Ltd
  • Corinth Films
  • Film Movement (Firm)
Runtime
115
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  • Presidents
  • Power (Philosophy)
  • Coups d'état
Technique
live action
Label
The president, a flim by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet, container, and publisher website
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features include 2 deleted scenes, theatrical trailer, behind-the-scenes and making-of featurettes
Bar code
  • 31223130312821
  • 31223130312805
  • 31223130312847
  • 31223130312839
  • 31223130312813
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
896137001290
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • FM001290
  • CHV00128
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)956671624
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; aspect ratio: 1.85
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The president, a flim by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from sell sheet, container, and publisher website
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features include 2 deleted scenes, theatrical trailer, behind-the-scenes and making-of featurettes
Bar code
  • 31223130312821
  • 31223130312805
  • 31223130312847
  • 31223130312839
  • 31223130312813
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (115 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
896137001290
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • FM001290
  • CHV00128
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)956671624
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; aspect ratio: 1.85
Video recording format
DVD

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