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The Resource The first grader, National Geographic Entertainment, BBC Films and UK Film Council present in association with Videovision Entertainment ; a Sixth Sense/Origin Pictures production ; produced by Richard Harding, Sam Feuer, David M. Thompson ; written by Ann Peacock ; directed by Justin Chadwick, (videorecording)

The first grader, National Geographic Entertainment, BBC Films and UK Film Council present in association with Videovision Entertainment ; a Sixth Sense/Origin Pictures production ; produced by Richard Harding, Sam Feuer, David M. Thompson ; written by Ann Peacock ; directed by Justin Chadwick, (videorecording)

Label
The first grader
Title
The first grader
Statement of responsibility
National Geographic Entertainment, BBC Films and UK Film Council present in association with Videovision Entertainment ; a Sixth Sense/Origin Pictures production ; produced by Richard Harding, Sam Feuer, David M. Thompson ; written by Ann Peacock ; directed by Justin Chadwick
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"A heartwarming and inspiring true story of an 84-year-old Kenyan villager and ex-Mau Mau freedom fighter who fights for his right to go to school for the first time to get the education he could never afford. It is a triumphant testimony to the transforming force of education."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Alex Heffes ; production designer, Vittoria Sogno ; editor, Paul Knight ; director of photography, Rob Hardy
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
PerformerNote
Naomie Harris, Oliver Litondo, Sam Feuer, Tony Kgoroge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chadwick, Justin
  • Peacock, Ann
  • Harris, Naomie
  • Litondo, Oliver
  • Feuer, Sam
  • Kgoroge, Tony
  • National Geographic Entertainment (Firm)
  • BBC Films
  • UK Film Council
  • National Geographic Television & Film
  • Vivendi Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Right to education
  • Older men
  • Veterans
  • Kenya
Technique
live action
Label
The first grader, National Geographic Entertainment, BBC Films and UK Film Council present in association with Videovision Entertainment ; a Sixth Sense/Origin Pictures production ; produced by Richard Harding, Sam Feuer, David M. Thompson ; written by Ann Peacock ; directed by Justin Chadwick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Based on a true story
  • Special features: making of featurette ; theatrical trailer ; documentary short ; bonus interviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn7ocm58483114
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9781426297007
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994754107
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FD75410
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781426297007
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen ; Dolby digital surround 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The first grader, National Geographic Entertainment, BBC Films and UK Film Council present in association with Videovision Entertainment ; a Sixth Sense/Origin Pictures production ; produced by Richard Harding, Sam Feuer, David M. Thompson ; written by Ann Peacock ; directed by Justin Chadwick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Based on a true story
  • Special features: making of featurette ; theatrical trailer ; documentary short ; bonus interviews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn7ocm58483114
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9781426297007
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
727994754107
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
FD75410
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781426297007
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen ; Dolby digital surround 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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