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Title Tsotsi : [Thug] / Miramax Films presents in association with the UK Film & TV Production Company, PLC, The Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa, The National Film & Video Foundation of South Africa and in association with Moviworld ; written and directed by Gavin Hood ; produced by Peter Fudakowski
Edition Widescreen version
Published Burbank, CA : Miramax Home Entertainment : Buena Vista Home Entertainment [distributor], [2006]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  791.4372 Hoo/Tso  UNAVAILABLE C19
 MELB  791.4372 Hoo/Tso  2009/07/11  UNAVAILABLE C19
Description 1 videodisc (DVD) (ca. 94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Summary A young man running with a criminal gang on the streets of Johannesburg, Tsotsi - a nickname meaning thug - is immersed in a world of violence that seems to leave him unaffected, until he discovers an infant in the backseat of a car he has stolen
Notes Off-air recording of World Movies broadcast July 11, 2009. Copied under Part VA of the Copyright Act
Available for Deakin University staff and students only
Based on a novel by Athol Fugard
Originally produced in 2005 as a motion picture
Bonus features: Alternate endings with optional commentary by screenwriter and director Gavin Hood; deleted scenes with optional commentary by Gavin Hood; the making of 'Tsotsi'; feature commentary with Gavin Hood; director's short film 'The Storekeeper.'
Credits Director: Gavin Hood ; Producer: Peter Fudakowski
Cast Presley Chweneyagae, Terry Pheto, Kenneth Nkosi, Mothusi Magano, Zenzo Ngqobe, Zola
Notes Rated: M
In Tsotsi-Taal with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
Subject Feature films
Criminal behavior -- South Africa -- Drama
Murder -- South Africa -- Drama
Redemption -- Drama
South Africa -- Drama
Author Hood, Gavin
Fudakowski, Peter
Chweneyagae, Presley
Pheto, Terry
Nkosi, Kenneth
Fugard, Athol
Industrial Development Corporation of South Africa
Moviworld (Firm)
National Film and Video Foundation (South Africa)
UK Film & TV Production Company
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
World Movies Channel (Firm)
ISBN 0788868926
Other Titles Thug