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The Resource John Rabe, 20th Century-Fox ; Majestic Filmverleih presents ; a Hofmann & Voges Entertainment, EOS Entertainment, Majestic Filmproduktion production ; in co-production with ZDF, Pampa Production, Huayi Brothers Media Corporation, Lunaris Film- und Fernsehproduktion ; in collaboration with France 2 Cinéma, Canal+, Antena 3 Films, RAI Cinema, ORF ; written and directed by Florian Gallenberger ; produced by Mischa Hofmann, Benjamin Herrmann, Jan Mojto, (videorecording)

John Rabe, 20th Century-Fox ; Majestic Filmverleih presents ; a Hofmann & Voges Entertainment, EOS Entertainment, Majestic Filmproduktion production ; in co-production with ZDF, Pampa Production, Huayi Brothers Media Corporation, Lunaris Film- und Fernsehproduktion ; in collaboration with France 2 Cinéma, Canal+, Antena 3 Films, RAI Cinema, ORF ; written and directed by Florian Gallenberger ; produced by Mischa Hofmann, Benjamin Herrmann, Jan Mojto, (videorecording)

Label
John Rabe
Title
John Rabe
Statement of responsibility
20th Century-Fox ; Majestic Filmverleih presents ; a Hofmann & Voges Entertainment, EOS Entertainment, Majestic Filmproduktion production ; in co-production with ZDF, Pampa Production, Huayi Brothers Media Corporation, Lunaris Film- und Fernsehproduktion ; in collaboration with France 2 Cinéma, Canal+, Antena 3 Films, RAI Cinema, ORF ; written and directed by Florian Gallenberger ; produced by Mischa Hofmann, Benjamin Herrmann, Jan Mojto
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • chi
  • jap
  • eng
  • ger
Summary
  • Tells the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanking Massacre in China by courageously negotiating a safety zone to protect innocent civilians from the Japanese Army. Drawing from John Rabe's 1937 diaries as source material, Florian Gallenberger has crafted a portrait of a man revered as a saint in China to this day and yet never rewarded for his courage during his lifetime
  • Tells the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanking Massacre in China by courageously negotiating a safety zone to protect innocent civilians from the Japanese Army. Drawing from John Rabe's 1937 diaries as source material, Florian Gallenberger has crafted a portrait of a man revered as a saint in China to this day and yet never rewarded for his courage during his lifetime. Based on true events
Awards note
German Film Awards: Best Picture, Best Actor.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jürgen Jürges ; editor, Hansjörg Weissbrich ; music by Laurent Petitgirard, Annette Focks
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
Chiefly in German and English, with some Cantonese, Mandarin and Japanese dialogue with English subtitles
LC call number
DS797.56.N365
LC item number
R33 2010
PerformerNote
Ulrich Tukur, Daniel Brühl, Anne Consigny, Dagmar Manzel, Zhang Jingchu, Teruyuki Kagawa, Akira Emoto, Mathias Herrmann, Togo Igawa, Tetta Sugimoto, Arata, Steve Buscemi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1957-
  • 1978-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gallenberger, Florian
  • Consigny, Anne
  • Tukur, Ulrich
  • Buscemi, Steve
  • Brühl, Daniel
  • Hofmann, Mischa
  • Herrmann, Benjamin
  • Mojto, Jan
  • Petitgirard, Laurent
  • Focks, Annette
  • Hofmann & Voges Entertainment (Firm)
  • EOS Entertainment
  • Majestic Filmproduktion (Firm)
  • Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
  • Pampa Production
  • Beijing hua yi xiong di tai he ying shi tou zi you xian gong si
  • Lunaris Film (Firm)
  • France 2 cinéma (Firm)
  • Studio Canal+
  • Österreichischer Rundfunk
  • Antena 3 Films
  • RAI Cinema (Firm)
  • Strand Releasing (Firm)
Runtime
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rabe, John
  • Rabe, John
  • Rabe, John
  • Nanking Massacre, Nanjing, Jiangsu Sheng, China, 1937
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945
  • Nanjing (Jiangsu Sheng, China)
  • Businessmen
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
John Rabe, 20th Century-Fox ; Majestic Filmverleih presents ; a Hofmann & Voges Entertainment, EOS Entertainment, Majestic Filmproduktion production ; in co-production with ZDF, Pampa Production, Huayi Brothers Media Corporation, Lunaris Film- und Fernsehproduktion ; in collaboration with France 2 Cinéma, Canal+, Antena 3 Films, RAI Cinema, ORF ; written and directed by Florian Gallenberger ; produced by Mischa Hofmann, Benjamin Herrmann, Jan Mojto, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the international best-seller, 'The Good Man of Nanking.'"-Disc surface
  • "Inspired by John Rabe, der Gute Deutsche von Nanking, edited by Erwin Wickert." -- final credits
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Original theatrical trailer; soundtrack [audio excerpt]
Control code
ocn644737778
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
712267291922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2919-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1263005
  • (OCoLC)644737778
System details
DVD-video; NTSC ; widescreen (16:9) ; Dolby digital audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
John Rabe, 20th Century-Fox ; Majestic Filmverleih presents ; a Hofmann & Voges Entertainment, EOS Entertainment, Majestic Filmproduktion production ; in co-production with ZDF, Pampa Production, Huayi Brothers Media Corporation, Lunaris Film- und Fernsehproduktion ; in collaboration with France 2 Cinéma, Canal+, Antena 3 Films, RAI Cinema, ORF ; written and directed by Florian Gallenberger ; produced by Mischa Hofmann, Benjamin Herrmann, Jan Mojto, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Based on the international best-seller, 'The Good Man of Nanking.'"-Disc surface
  • "Inspired by John Rabe, der Gute Deutsche von Nanking, edited by Erwin Wickert." -- final credits
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Special features: Original theatrical trailer; soundtrack [audio excerpt]
Control code
ocn644737778
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
712267291922
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2919-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1263005
  • (OCoLC)644737778
System details
DVD-video; NTSC ; widescreen (16:9) ; Dolby digital audio
Video recording format
DVD

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