Tells the story of Gandhi's adult life, when he led an entire country to freedom, using non-violent methods.
Gandhi (Motion picture)
25th anniversay, 2-disc collector's ed.
Culver City, Calif. : Columbia Pictures, c2007.
2 videodisc (191 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
Special features include: Ben Kingsley talks about Gandhi; original newsreel footage of Gandhi in England, his farewell talk in Europe, and the Mahatma Gandhi death fast; the making of Gandhi photo montage ; the works of Mahatma Gandhi; filmographies; theatrical trailer.
Directors of photography, Billy Williams, Ronnie Taylor ; editor, John Bloom ; music, Ravi Shankar, George Fenton.
Ben Kingsley, Candice Bergen, Edward Fox, John Gielgud, Trevor Howard, John Mills, Martin Sheen, Ian Charleson, Athol Fugard, Gunter Maria Halmer, Saeed Jaffrey.
DVD, Region 1, widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 2.35:1); Dolby Digital 5.1.
English, French and Spanish language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Academy Awards for Best Picture: Richard Attenborough; Best Actor in a Leading Role: Ben Kingsley; Best Art Direction-Set Decoration: Robert W. Laing, Michael Seirton, Craig, Stuart; Best Cinematography: Ronnie Taylor, Billy Williams; Best Costume Design: Bhanu Athaiya, John Mollo; Best Director: Richard Attenborough; Best Film Editing: John Bloom; Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen: John Briley.
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Subjects:Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Drama.
India -- In motion pictures.
India -- Politics and government -- 1919-1947 -- Drama.
Nonviolence -- Drama.
South Africa -- Race relations -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:Attenborough, Richard.
Bergen, Candice, 1946-
Fox, Edward, 1937-
Gielgud, John, 1904-2000.
Halmer, Gunther Maria, 1943-
Howard, Trevor, 1916-1988.
International Film Investors (Firm)
Jaffrey, Saeed, 1929-2015
Kingsley, Ben, 1943-
Mills, John, 1908-2005.
Shankar, Ravi, 1920-2012
Williams, Billy. 1929-