Escape from Pretoria
DVD
2020
1 available of 11 items

The true story of Tim Jenkin and Stephen Lee, young, white South Africans branded 'terrorists' and imprisoned in 1978 for working covert operations for Nelson Mandela's banned ANC. Incaracerated in Pretoria Maximum Security Prison, they decide to send the apartheid regime a clear message and escape! With breathtaking ingenuity, meticulous surveillance, and wooden keys crafted for 10 steel doors, they make a bid for freedom.

Item Details
Subjects:
Apartheid -- Fiction.
Escapes -- South Africa -- Fiction.
Jenkin, Tim -- Fiction.
Lee, Stephen -- Fiction.
Political prisoners -- South Africa -- Fiction.
Pretoria (South Africa) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Prison films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Annan, Francis, 1984- screenwriter, film director.
Hart, Ian, 1964- actor.
Radcliffe, Daniel, 1989- actor.
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), film distributor.
Webber, Daniel, 1988- actor.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Jenkin, Tim. Escape from Pretoria.
Description:
1 videodisc (106 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
MPAA rating: PG-13.
Other Title:
Escape from Pretoria (Motion picture) [DVD].
Escape from Pretoria (Motion picture). French [DVD].
Notes:
Based on the book by Tim Jenkin.
Features: interviews with cast and crew, deleted scene, behind-the-scenes footage.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.
Daniel Radcliffe, Daniel Webber, Ian Hart, Nathan Page, Ratidzo Mambo.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
In English or French ; English and French SDH.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
81210379
Link to PAC
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