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The pirates of Somalia

Label
The pirates of Somalia
Title
The pirates of Somalia
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When rookie journalist Jay Bahadur (Peters) has an inspiring chance encounter with his idol (Pacino), he uproots his life and moves to Somalia looking for the story of a lifetime. Hooking up with a local fixer (Abdi), he attempts to embed himself with the local Somali pirates, only to find himself quickly in over his head. Based on the true story of one reporter's risk-taking adventure that ultimately brought the world an unprecedented first-person account of The Pirates of Somalia
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by Mino Jarjoura [and three others] ; directed by Bryan Buckley
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated: MA15+
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Evan Peters, Barkhad Abdi, Melanie Griffith, Al Pacino
Runtime
112
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The pirates of Somalia
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Eagle Entertainment: EAG3249
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Based on the book "The pirates of Somalia: inside there hidden world" by Jay Bahadur
  • "Based on a true story"--Cover
  • "He risked everything to tell their story"--Cover
  • "A true story of courage, ambition and blind luck."--Back cover
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.
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (112 min.)
Isbn
9327031018783
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9327031018783
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
EAG3249
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital 5.1, PAL, Region 4, anamorphic widescreen 16:9, fullframe 1.78:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The pirates of Somalia
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Catalogued from container
  • Eagle Entertainment: EAG3249
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Based on the book "The pirates of Somalia: inside there hidden world" by Jay Bahadur
  • "Based on a true story"--Cover
  • "He risked everything to tell their story"--Cover
  • "A true story of courage, ambition and blind luck."--Back cover
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.
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (112 min.)
Isbn
9327031018783
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9327031018783
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
EAG3249
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD video, Dolby digital 5.1, PAL, Region 4, anamorphic widescreen 16:9, fullframe 1.78:1
Video recording format
DVD

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