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A prophet = Un prophẗe / Sony Classic Pictures ; Chic Films, Page 114 and Why Not Productions ; screenplay by Thomas Bidegain and Jacques Audiard ; directed by Jacques Audiard.

Rahim, Tahar, 1981- (Added Author). Arestrup, Niels (Added Author). Bencherif, Adel. (Added Author). Yacoubi, Hichem. (Added Author). Kateb, Reda. (Added Author). Bidegain, Thomas. (Added Author). Audiard, Jacques. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Sony Classic Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Chic Films. (Added Author). Page 114 (Firm) (Added Author). Why Not Productions Inc. (Added Author). Tahar Rahim, Niels Arestrup, Adel Bencherif, Hichem Yacoubi, Reda Kateb. (Cast).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD ACT/ADV PRO (Text) 33187002916027 Digital Video Disc Available -
 FCPL# 11478:
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD FF PRO 3632 (Text) 34330512444887 AV - Foreign Film Movie Collection Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (155 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Special features include: Commentary; Deleted scenes; Rehearsal footage.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Stephane Fontaine ; editor, Juliette Welfing ; music by Alexandre Desplat ; production designer, Michel Cassinelli.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tahar Rahim, Niels Arestrup, Adel Bencherif, Hichem Yacoubi, Reda Kateb.
Summary, etc.:
Malik el Djebena, who is condemned to six years in prison, cannot read or write, but soon figures out the politics of the prison. Though Malik is only 19-years-old, the leader of the Corsican gang who rules the prison corners him and gives him certain 'missions' to carry out. He quickly gains the confidence of the gang leader, as these assignments begin to toughen him up. But Malik soon develops some plans of his own.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, sexual content, nudity, language, and drug material.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
Language tracks in French, dubbed Portuguese or dubbed Spanish, with optional English, Portuguese or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Prisons > Drama.
Prison gangs > Drama.
Presos > Teatro.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Prison films.
Feature films.

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