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VCD DS 481 G3 A87 REF (DVD)



Published/Created: Burbank, Calif. : Columbia Pictures Home Video, 1982

Related Name: Attenborough, Richard.
Related Name: Bergen, Candice.
Related Name: Gielgud, John, Sir.

Description: 3 videodiscs in 1 can (VCD) (ca. 188 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Summary: Traces the life of Mahatma Gandhi, stressing his philosophy of nonviolence as a technique for politic change, from his activities in Southern Africa in the Indian Congress Party (1893) through his return to India (1915), his role in the Indian National Congress Party, and his various campaigns and struggles for Indian independence. Ends with his death by assassination in 1948, just a few months after Indian independence.

Cast: Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen.

Credits: Production designer, Stuart Craig ; editor, John Bloom ; music, Ravi Shankar ; directors of photography, Billy Williams, Ronnie Taylor ; executive producer, Michael Stanley-Evans.

Subject: Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Drama.
Subject: India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947 -- Drama.
Subject: South Africa -- Race relations -- Drama.
Subject: Nonviolence -- Drama.

Genre/Form: Biographical films.
Genre/Form: Feature films.
Genre/Form: Drama films.

Volume ID Number: 1106003641

Local Call No: VCD DS 481 G3 A87 REF
Main Title: Gandhi [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures in association with Goldcrest Films Investors and International Film Investors and National Film Development Corporation of India and Indo-British Films ; produced and directed by Richard Attenborough ; written by John Briley.

Video Compact Disc VCD 188 mins.
3 videodiscs in 1 can (VCD) (ca. 188 min) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
©1982,  1982, Columbia Tristar Home Video , Burbank, CA
Distributed by MagnaVision Home Video
AV Material ID 1000001797
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