In my country [videorecording] / a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Phoenix Pictures presents ; the Film Consortium and Merlin Films present in association with the UK Film Council in association with the Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa Limited ; produced in association with Inside Track Productions ; a Robert Chartoff/Mike Medavoy presentation ; a John Boorman film ; produced by Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy, John Boorman, Kieran Corrigan, Lynn Hendee ; screenplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by John Boorman
- Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2005.
- Copyright Date:
- Widescreen format.
- Physical Description:
- 1 videodisc (approximately 103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Boorman, John, Peacock, Ann, Jackson, Samuel L., Binoche, Juliette, 1964-, Gleeson, Brendan, Ngubane, Menzi, Krog, Antjie, Deasy, Seamus, Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), Phoenix Pictures, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), Film Consortium, and UK Film Council
- Language Note:
- Soundtrack in English; subtitles in French.
- A Washington Post journalist and an Afrikaans poet strike up a friendship and become romantically involved as they try to come to terms with their feelings about what they've learned at the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings.
- Audience Notes:
- MPAA rating: R.
- Based on the book Country of my skull by Antjie Krog.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2004.
Special features: audio commentary by director John Boorman; deleted scenes with optional commentary; interviews with Juliette Binoche, director John Boorman and producers Robert Chartoff, Mike Medavoy and Lynn Hendee.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Director of photography, Seamus Deasy ; editor, Ron Davis.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Samuel L. Jackson, Juliette Binoche, Brendan Gleeson, Menzi "Ngubs" Ngubane.
- Technical Details:
- DVD; Dolby digital 5.0 surround; region 1.
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