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Emmanuel's gift / a First Look Pictures release ; a Lookalike Productions film ; produced and directed by Lisa Lax and Nancy Stern.

Lax, Lisa. (Added Author). Stern, Nancy, 1964- (Added Author). Yeboah, Emmanuel Ofosu, 1977- (Added Author). Winfrey, Oprah (Added Author). Beal, Jeff. (Added Author). First Look Home Entertainment. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle DVD DOCUMENTARY EMMA (Text) 39231031173962 Audiovisual Collection Available -
Warren PL - Warren DVD 362.4 EMM G (Text) 33450000403590 DVD Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD 362.4 EMM (Text) 31951003591424 Main Floor - DVDs NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1592416446
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles, CA] : First Look Home Entertainment, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture documentary in 2005.
Special features: Oprah Winfrey show interview; ESPN ESPY award show footage; Emmanuel's US grade school educational tour footage; previews.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Samson Chan ; narrator, Oprah Winfrey ; editors, April Wilson, Meredith Paige ; music, Jeff Beal.
Participant or Performer Note:
Rider: Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah.
Summary, etc.:
Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah was born in Ghana with a deformed right leg but he beat incredible odds and became a hero after riding a bicycle across the nation, with only one leg. He helped bring political and social change to Ghana.
Target Audience Note:
Rated G.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Yeboah, Emmanuel Ofosu, 1977-
People with disabilities > Ghana.
Cycling > Ghana.
Genre: Documentary films.
Documentary > Feature.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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