A dry white season
    (2018)

    Fiction

    Blu-ray

    Call Numbers:
    BLU-RAY/DRAMA/DRY
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PUBLISHED
[New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2018]
EDITION
Director-approved special edition
DESCRIPTION
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN
9781681435220, 1681435225 :, 0715515223317 CC2965BD, 1681435225, 9781681435220, 715515223317
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Title from sell sheet

Ben du Toit is a schoolteacher who always has considered himself a man of caring and justice, at least on the individual level. When his gardener's son is brutally beaten up by the police at a demonstration by black school children, he gradually begins to realize his own society is built on a pillar of injustice and exploitation

Based on the book by André Brink

Originally released as a motion picture in 1989

Wide screen (1.85:1)

Special features: new interview with director Euzhan Palcy by film critic Scott Foundas ; 'Five scenes,' a new program featuring Palcy ; interview from 1989 with actor Donald Sutherland ; excerpt from a 1995 interview Palcy conducted with Nelson Mandela ; footage of Palcy receiving the highest distinction for foreign dignitaries at the 2017 South African National Orders awards ; an essay by filmmaker and scholar Jyoti Mistry

Susan Sarandon, Marlon Brando, Donald Sutherland, Janet Suzman, Jurgen Prochnow, Zakes Mokae

MPAA rating: R

Blu-ray, wide screen (1.85:1) presentation; monaural; requires Blu-ray player

Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)

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