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The Resource The act of killing, Final Cut for Real presents ; a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen ; producers, Joram ten Brink & Anonymous, Christine Cynn, Anne Köhncke, Joshua Oppenheimer, Michael Uwemedimo ; produced by Final Cut for Real ApS

The act of killing, Final Cut for Real presents ; a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen ; producers, Joram ten Brink & Anonymous, Christine Cynn, Anne Köhncke, Joshua Oppenheimer, Michael Uwemedimo ; produced by Final Cut for Real ApS

Label
The act of killing
Title
The act of killing
Statement of responsibility
Final Cut for Real presents ; a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen ; producers, Joram ten Brink & Anonymous, Christine Cynn, Anne Köhncke, Joshua Oppenheimer, Michael Uwemedimo ; produced by Final Cut for Real ApS
Contributor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ind
  • eng
  • ind
  • ind
Summary
"The act of killing" is an examination of the murder of political dissidents in Indonesia by government sponsored death squads in the years following the military coup in 1965, in which the filmmakers were successful in persuading those responsible to reenact the killings for the camera in the fashion of American movies
Member of
Cataloging source
WAU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographers, Carlos Arango de Montis, Lars Skree, anoymous ; editors, Niels Pagh Andersen, Janus Billeskov Jansen, Mariko Montpetit, Ariadna Fatjo-Vilas Mestre, Charlotte Munch Bengtsen, Erik Andersson
Language note
In Indonesian with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Featuring: Anwar Congo, Herman Koto, Syamsul Arifin, Ibrahim Sinik, Yapto Soerjosoemarno, Safit Pardede, Jusuf Kalla, Adi Zulkadry, Soaduon Siregar, Haji Marzuki, Haji Anif, Sakhyan Asmara
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oppenheimer, Joshua
  • Sørensen, Signe Byrge,
  • Ten Brink, Joram,
  • Cynn, Christine,
  • Köhncke, Anne,
  • Uwemedimo, Michael,
  • Final Cut for Real (Firm),
  • Drafthouse Films,
  • Cinedigm (Firm),
Runtime
288
Series statement
Drafthouse Films
Series volume
no. 14
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pemuda Pancasila (Organization)
  • Pemuda Pancasila (Organization)
  • Coup d'état (Indonesia : 1965)
  • Targeted killing
  • Death squads
  • Death squads
  • Targeted killing
  • Indonesia
  • Indonesia
Technique
live action
Label
The act of killing, Final Cut for Real presents ; a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen ; producers, Joram ten Brink & Anonymous, Christine Cynn, Anne Köhncke, Joshua Oppenheimer, Michael Uwemedimo ; produced by Final Cut for Real ApS
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Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2012
  • Special features: disc 1: interview with Joshua Oppenheimer on Democracy now (45 min.); VICE presents : Werner Herzog and Errol Morris on The act of killing; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer. Disc 2: optional audio commentary with Joshua Oppenheimer and Werner Herzog
  • Booklet features the essay The murders of Gonzago, by Errol Morris
Accompanying material
1 booklet (37 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Theatrical version (122 min.) -- disc 2. Director's cut (166 min.)
Control code
867560221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut and theatrical cut
Extent
2 videodiscs (122 min., 166 min.)
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin College: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library or classroom use only
Other control number
025192219191
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2029768
  • 2029769
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)867560221
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescrren format (1.85:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The act of killing, Final Cut for Real presents ; a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen ; producers, Joram ten Brink & Anonymous, Christine Cynn, Anne Köhncke, Joshua Oppenheimer, Michael Uwemedimo ; produced by Final Cut for Real ApS
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 2012
  • Special features: disc 1: interview with Joshua Oppenheimer on Democracy now (45 min.); VICE presents : Werner Herzog and Errol Morris on The act of killing; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer. Disc 2: optional audio commentary with Joshua Oppenheimer and Werner Herzog
  • Booklet features the essay The murders of Gonzago, by Errol Morris
Accompanying material
1 booklet (37 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
disc 1. Theatrical version (122 min.) -- disc 2. Director's cut (166 min.)
Control code
867560221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director's cut and theatrical cut
Extent
2 videodiscs (122 min., 166 min.)
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin College: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home, library or classroom use only
Other control number
025192219191
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2029768
  • 2029769
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)867560221
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescrren format (1.85:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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