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Belle / a Fox Searchlight Pictures release and presentation ; with Isle of Man Film, Pinewood Pictures, and BFI ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology, of a DJ Films production ; produced by Damian Jones ; written by Misan Sagay ; directed by Amma Asante.


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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD Belle (Text) 31307021482387 Movies Available -
Van Belkum DVD Belle (Text) 31307021482403 Movies Available -
West Leonard DVD Belle (Text) 31307021482429 Movies Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, California : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Dolby digital 5.1, wide screen 2.39:1.
Features: Belle : the story, Gugu Mbatha-Raw breakout role, The power of Belle, From painting to screen, The history behind the painting, still gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Ben Smithard ; production designer, Simon Bowles ; editors, Pia Di Ciaula, Victoria Boydell ; music, Rachel Portman.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Tom Wilkinson, Sam Reid, Sarah Gadon, Miranda Richardson, Penelope Wilton, Tom Felton.
Summary, etc.:
Dido Elizabeth Belle, the illegitimate daughter of a British Navy captain and an African slave under the care of her aristocratic great-uncle Lord Mansfield, successfully navigates prejudicial eighteenth-century English society and plays a part in the downfall of British slave trade.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English, French, or Spanish with optional French or Spanish subtitles.
Visually described for the blind and visually impaired.
Subject: Belle, Dido Elizabeth, 1761-1804 > Drama.
Slave trade > England > History > 18th century > Drama.
Racially mixed women > England > 18th century > Drama.
Antislavery movements > England > History > 18th century > Drama.
Social classes > England > History > 18th century > Drama.
Prejudice > Drama.
Genre: Historical films.
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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