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Jimmy Carter. Man from Plains / Sony Pictures Classics and Participant Productions present a Clinica Estetico production, a Participant Productions production, a Jonathan Demme picture ; produced by Neda Armian ; written, produced and directed by Jonathan Demme.

Armian, Neda. (Added Author). Demme, Jonathan, 1944-2017 (Added Author). Carter, Jimmy, 1924- (Added Author). Carter, Rosalynn. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) (Added Author). Participant Productions. (Added Author). Clinica Estetico, Ltd. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Montpelier Harrison Twp PL - Montpelier ADULT DVD B CAR (Text) 76052000047680 MHTPLM Adult DVD's Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1424899435
  • ISBN: 9781424899432
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Special features: Bonus scenes; commentary with director Jonathan Demme; "the music sessions" featurette on soundtrack recording sessions.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Declan Quinn ; editor, Kate Amend ; music, Alejandro Escovedo.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jimmy Carter, Rosalynn Carter.
Summary, etc.:
Jimmy Carter, a champion for human rights around the world, was elected the 39th President of the United States in 1976 and awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2002. As ex-president, Jimmy Carter ignites a firestorm of controversy when he tours the country to promote "Palestine: peace not apartheid," a new book that questions Israel's policies towards the Occupied Territories.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic elements and brief disturbing images.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
This disc is copy-protected.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English or French subtitles.
Awards Note:
Venice Film Festival, 2007: Biografilm Award (Jonathan Demme) ; EIUC Award (Jonathan Demme) ; FIRPRESCI Prize - Horizons and International Critics' Week (Jonathan Demme)
Subject: Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Carter, Rosalynn.
Nobel Prize winners > United States.
Human rights workers > Georgia > Plains.
Genre: Documentary > Feature.
Historical films.
Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.

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