The Resource A United Kingdom, Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; an Amma Asante film ; produced by Rick McCallum, David Oyelowo, Peter Heslop, Brunson Green, Justin Moore-Lewy, Charlie Mason ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Sante

A United Kingdom, Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; an Amma Asante film ; produced by Rick McCallum, David Oyelowo, Peter Heslop, Brunson Green, Justin Moore-Lewy, Charlie Mason ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Sante

Label
A United Kingdom
Title
A United Kingdom
Statement of responsibility
Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; an Amma Asante film ; produced by Rick McCallum, David Oyelowo, Peter Heslop, Brunson Green, Justin Moore-Lewy, Charlie Mason ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Sante
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Sam McCurdy ; editors, Jonathan Amos, Jon Gregory ; music, Patrick Doyle
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rating: PG-13; for some language including racial epithets and a scene of sensuality
  • CHV rating: for mature theme and language may offend
Language note
English (DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1) dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video (5.1)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.U55 2017
PerformerNote
David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1979-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Asante, Amma
  • Hibbert, Guy
  • Oyelowo, David
  • Pike, Rosamund
  • Williams, A. Susan
  • Pathé Distribution Limited
  • 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
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, A. Susan
  • Khama, Seretse
  • Khama, Ruth
  • Presidents
  • Presidents' spouses
  • Interracial marriage
  • Interracial marriage
Technique
live action
Label
A United Kingdom, Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; an Amma Asante film ; produced by Rick McCallum, David Oyelowo, Peter Heslop, Brunson Green, Justin Moore-Lewy, Charlie Mason ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Sante
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally part of a Blu-ray combo pack
  • Title from container
  • Based upon the book "Colour bar" by Susan Williams
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Wide screen (2.39:1)
  • Special features: Making of; Filming in Botswana; The legacy of Seretse and Ruth; London Film Festival opening night gala premier
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
ocn987961577
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)987961577
System details
Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A United Kingdom, Pathé, BBC Films, Ingenious Media and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; a Yoruba Saxon/Harbinger Pictures/Perfect Weekend/Film United production ; an Amma Asante film ; produced by Rick McCallum, David Oyelowo, Peter Heslop, Brunson Green, Justin Moore-Lewy, Charlie Mason ; screenplay by Guy Hibbert ; directed by Amma Sante
Publication
Note
  • Originally part of a Blu-ray combo pack
  • Title from container
  • Based upon the book "Colour bar" by Susan Williams
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Wide screen (2.39:1)
  • Special features: Making of; Filming in Botswana; The legacy of Seretse and Ruth; London Film Festival opening night gala premier
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
ocn987961577
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)987961577
System details
Blu-ray; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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