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Harriet [videorecording] / Focus Features presents in association with Perfect World Pictures a Stay Gold Features/Debra Martin Chase production ; screenplay by Gregory Allen Howard and Kasi Lemmons ; directed by Kasi Lemmons.

Available copies

  • 22 of 33 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 2 of 3 copies available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Echo Public Library.

Current holds

2 current holds with 33 total copies.

Summary:

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Haunted by memories of those she left behind, Harriet ventures back into dangerous territory on a mission to lead others to freedom. With allies like abolitionist William Still and the entrepreneurial Marie Buchanon, Harriet risks capture and death to guide hundreds to safety as one of the most prominent conductors of the Underground Railroad. Witness the story of a woman who defied impossible odds to change the course of her life and the fate of the nation. -- form back cover.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Echo Public Library DVD H PG-13 (Text) 37826000115159 Video DVD Branch_Only_3months 01/30/2020 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Universal City, California] : Universal, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from web page.
Wide screen (2.39:1)
Originally released in 2019.
"I'm gonna be free or die" -- from back cover.
Bonus materials: deleted scenes; her story; Become Harriet; feature commentary with director/co-writer Kasi Lemmons.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jennifer Nettles, Joe Alwyn, Cynthia Erivo, Janelle Monáe, Tim Guinee, Clarke Peters, Leslie Odom, Jr.
Summary, etc.:
Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes. Haunted by memories of those she left behind, Harriet ventures back into dangerous territory on a mission to lead others to freedom. With allies like abolitionist William Still and the entrepreneurial Marie Buchanon, Harriet risks capture and death to guide hundreds to safety as one of the most prominent conductors of the Underground Railroad. Witness the story of a woman who defied impossible odds to change the course of her life and the fate of the nation. -- form back cover.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13.
System Details Note:
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1; wide screen (2.39:1); described video.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
English, French or Spanish dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); described video.
Subject: Tubman, Harriet, 1822-1913 > Drama.
African American women > United States > Drama.
Antislavery movements > United States > Drama.
Slaves > United States > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Historical films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings.
Drama.

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