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The Resource Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written and directed by Malik Bendjelloul

Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written and directed by Malik Bendjelloul

Label
Searching for Sugar Man
Title
Searching for Sugar Man
Statement of responsibility
a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written and directed by Malik Bendjelloul
Title variation
Searching for Sugarman
Creator
Contributor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Interviewee
Performer
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the early 1970s, Sixto Rodriguez was a Detroit folksinger who had a short-lived recording career. Unknown to him, his musical story continued in South Africa where he became a pop music icon. Long rumored there to be dead, two fans, record store owner Stephen Segerman and journalist Craig Bartholomew-Strydom, decided to seek out the truth of his fate
Awards note
  • Academy Award, 2013: Best documentary feature.
  • WINNER: Special Jury Prize, World Cinema-Documentary Sundance Film Festival -- WINNER: Audience Award, World Cinema-Documentary Sundance Film Festival -- WINNER: Audience Award Best Documentary, LA Film Fest -- NOMINATED: Grand Jury Prize, World Cinema-Documentary Sundance Film Festival -- OFFICIAL SELECTION: Tribeca Film Festival
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Camilla Skagerström ; original songs by Rodriguez
Dewey number
782.42162/13
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for brief strong language and some drug references
Language note
English dialogue; with optional French subtitles; subtitled in English for the deaf and hard of hearing [SDH]
LC call number
ML420.R637
LC item number
S43 2013
PerformerNote
Featuring: Stephen "Sugar" Segerman, Dennis Coffey, Mike Theodore, Dan DiMaggio, Jerome Ferretti, Steve Rowland, Willem Möller, Craig Bartholomew-Strydom, Ilse Assmann, Steve M. Harris, Robbie Mann, Clarence Avant, Eva Rodriguez, Sixto Rodriguez, Regan Rodriguez, Sandra Rodriguez-Kennedy, Rick Emmerson, Rian Malan
Runtime
87
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written and directed by Malik Bendjelloul
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Commentary with director Malik Bendjelloul and musician Rodriguez; Making Sugar Man; An evening with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; Theatrical trailer; Previews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19924462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 87 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396413665
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
41366
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn821079318
  • (OCoLC)821079318
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.78) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Searching for Sugar Man, a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written and directed by Malik Bendjelloul
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Commentary with director Malik Bendjelloul and musician Rodriguez; Making Sugar Man; An evening with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; Theatrical trailer; Previews
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19924462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 87 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396413665
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
41366
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn821079318
  • (OCoLC)821079318
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.78) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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