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God grew tired of us [videorecording] / Newmarket Films presents in association with Silver Nitrate a National Geographic Films/LBS production ; a film by Christopher Quinn and Tommy Walker ; executive produced by Peter Gilbert, Brad Pitt, Steven Rosenbaum, Adam Schlesinger, Jack Schneider ; co-produced by Eric Gilliland, Catherine Keener, Dermot Mulroney ; produced by Molly Bradford Pace, Christopher Quinn, Tommy Walker ; co-directed by Tommy Walker ; directed by Christopher Quinn ; written by Christopher Quinn.

DVD DVD (c2007.)
Description: 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2007.
13 of 14 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College.
1 current hold with 14 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gordon College DVD 3rd Floor Hallway DVD DT 157.673 .G63 2007 (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 142486495X
  • ISBN: 9781424864959
General Note: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006.
Special features: Commentary with the director Christopher Quinn and 3 of the lost boys; "Finding the Lost Boys" featurette (16 min.); Theatrical trailer (3 min.); "Take action" featuring messages from Dau and Bior; Website links for Sudanese relief charities.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Paul Daley ; edited by Johanna Giebelhaus, Geoffrey Richman ; original music, Jamie Saft, Mark Nelson, Mark McAdam.
Participant or Performer: Narrated by Nicole Kidman ; featuring, Panther Bior, John Bul Dau, Daniel Abol Pach.
Summary: Explores the indomitable spirit of three "Lost Boys" from the Sudan who are forced to leave their homeland due to a tumultuous civil war. Chronicles their triumph over seemingly insurmountable adversities and a relocation to the United States, where the Lost Boys build active and fulfilling new lives but remain deeply committed to helping friends and family they have left behind.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG; thematic elements and some disturbing images.
System Details: DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital.
Language: In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Authors: Quinn, Christopher. (Added Author). Walker, Tommy. (Added Author). Gilbert, Peter, 1957- (Added Author). Pitt, Brad, 1963- (Added Author). Rosenbaum, Steven (Steven J.), 1961- (Added Author). Schlesinger, Adam. (Added Author). Schneider, Jack. (Added Author). Gilliland, Eric. (Added Author). Keener, Catherine. (Added Author). Mulroney, Dermot. (Added Author). Pace, Molly Bradford. (Added Author). Kidman, Nicole, 1967- (Added Author). Bior, Panther. (Added Author). Dau, John Bul. (Added Author). Pach, Daniel Abol. (Added Author). Daley, Paul (Paul J.) (Added Author). Giebelhaus, Johanna. (Added Author). Richman, Geoffrey. (Added Author). Saft, Jamie. (Added Author). Nelson, Mark, 1950- (Added Author). McAdam, Mark. (Added Author). Newmarket Films. (Added Author). Silver Nitrate (Firm) (Added Author). National Geographic Films. (Added Author). Lost Boys of Sudan, Inc. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).


Quinn, Christopher. "God grew tired of us." Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2007.

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