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Days of glory / the Weinstein Company ; Mars distribution ; Jean Bréhat, Rachid Bouchareb, Jamel Debbouze presentent ; produced by Jean Bréhat ; script, Virginie Barbay ; written by Olivier Lorelle, Rachid Bouchareb ; directed by Rachid Bouchareb.

Debbouze, Jamel, 1975- (Added Author). Naceri, Samy. (Added Author). Zem, Roschdy. (Added Author). Bouajila, Sami. (Added Author). Blancan, Bernard, 1958- (Added Author). Simonet, Mathieu. (Added Author). Giros, Benoît. (Added Author). Laurent, Mélanie, 1983- (Added Author). Chappey, Antoine. (Added Author). Bouab, Assaad. (Added Author). Eltvedt, Aurélie. (Added Author). Amar, Armand. (Composer). Khaled, 1960- (Composer). Bréhat, Jean. (Added Author). Bouchareb, Rachid. (Added Author). Lorelle, Olivier. (Added Author). Tessalit productions. (Added Author). Kiss Films. (Added Author). Studio Canal+. (Added Author). Petite Reine (Firm) (Added Author). Weinstein Company. (Added Author). Weinstein Company Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author). Jamel Debbouze, Samy Naceri, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila, Bernard Blancan, Mathieu Simonet, Benoît Giros, Mélanie Laurent, Antoine Chappey. (Cast).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA DAY (Text) 33187003905573 Digital Video Disc Available -
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North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster RDVD DAY Adult (Text) 72436000090975 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1594446415
  • ISBN: 9781594446412
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Weinstein Co. Home Entertainment, [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
DVD release of the 2006 motion picture.
Special features: The making of Days of Glory ; The colonial friend (a short film).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Patrick Blossier ; editor, Yannick Kergoat ; music, Armand Amar, Khaled ; production designer, Dominique Douret.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jamel Debbouze, Samy Naceri, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila, Bernard Blancan, Mathieu Simonet, Benoît Giros, Mélanie Laurent, Antoine Chappey.
Summary, etc.:
The tale of a 1943 WWII French Algerian Unit facing discrimination by its European counterparts due to prejudice and ignorance. The French armed forces are preparing to land troops in Europe to win back their homeland from the Axis Powers, but they cannot accomplish their task without recruiting men from their African colonies. The Africans themselves start their long journey full of hope and anticipation, but as they get closer to their goal they realize that their enemy is not necessarily the Germans.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for war violence and brief language.
System Details Note:
DVD ; region 1 ; widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital.
Language Note:
French dialogue, with optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Awards Note:
Cannes Film Festival, 2006: Best Actor (Male ensemble cast - Jamel Debbouze, Samy Naceri, Roschdy Zem, Sami Bouajila, Bernard Blancan) ; François Chalais Award (Rachid Bouchareb).
Subject: France. Armée.
Algerians > France > Drama.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > France > Drama.
Discrimination > France > Drama.
Foreign films > France.
Motion pictures, French.
Feature films > France.
War films > France.
Historical films > France.
Foreign films.
Genre: War > Feature.
Historical > Feature.
Feature films.
War films.
Historical films.

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