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097801412X

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DVD

DVD ; Full screen.

Follows a group of 12-year-old boys from the most violent ghettos of Baltimore to the Baraka School, an experimental boarding school in rural Kenya, where children live by strict guidelines, yet are given the freedom to grow.

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Barcode Status /
Due Date
Geneva Public Library DVD 365.42 BOY (Text)
Second Floor DVDs Nonfiction
52118100322509
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Record details

  • ISBN: 097801412X
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: DVD ; Full screen.
  • Publisher: [New York] : ThinkFilm, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Documentary.
Originally released in 2005.
Full frame presentation (4:3 aspect ratio).
Special features: Directors' commentary; "A conversation with Bill Cosby" featurette; Deleted scenes; The boys - an update; Theatrical trailer; Trailer gallery.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographers, Marco Franzoni, Tony Hardman ; editor, Enat Sidi ; original music, J.J. McGeehan.
Summary, etc.:
Follows a group of 12-year-old boys from the most violent ghettos of Baltimore to the Baraka School, an experimental boarding school in rural Kenya, where children live by strict guidelines, yet are given the freedom to grow.
System Details Note:
DVD; 2.0 stereo.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: African American boys > Maryland > Baltimore > Social conditions.
Baraka School.
Problem youth > Education (Middle school)
Boarding schools > Kenya.
Genre: Documentary films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary > Feature.


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