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The Resource Taxi to the dark side, Jigsaw Productions presents ; in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; written & directed by Alex Gibney ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner, Susannah Shipman ; produced in association with The Discovery Channel ; X-Ray Productions, (videorecording)

Taxi to the dark side, Jigsaw Productions presents ; in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; written & directed by Alex Gibney ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner, Susannah Shipman ; produced in association with The Discovery Channel ; X-Ray Productions, (videorecording)

Label
Taxi to the dark side
Title
Taxi to the dark side
Statement of responsibility
Jigsaw Productions presents ; in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; written & directed by Alex Gibney ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner, Susannah Shipman ; produced in association with The Discovery Channel ; X-Ray Productions
Contributor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Editor
Musician
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An investigation into the introduction of torture as an interrogation technique in U.S. facilities, and the role played by key figures of the Bush Administration in the process. Takes an in-depth look at the case of Afghan taxi driver Dilawar, who was suddenly detained by the U.S. military one afternoon and died in his Bagram prison cell five days later
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, 2008.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Maryse Alberti, Greg Andracke ; editor, Sloane Klevin ; original music by Ivor Guest, Robert Logan ; additional music by Mario Grigorov
Dewey number
  • 363.320973
  • 363.32
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Predominantly in English; some dialogue in Pashto with English subtitles. Optional Spanish subtitles throughout
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
HV6432.7
LC item number
.T39 2008
PerformerNote
Narrated by Alex Gibney
Runtime
106
Technique
live action
Label
Taxi to the dark side, Jigsaw Productions presents ; in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; written & directed by Alex Gibney ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner, Susannah Shipman ; produced in association with The Discovery Channel ; X-Ray Productions, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.taxitothedarkside.com/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features (72 min.): optional audio commentary by Alex Gibney; interview with Frank Gibney (16 min.); 5 outtakes (22 min. total); David Brancaccio interviews Alex Gibney for PBS Now (18 min.); Robert Scheer interviews Alex Gibney on Link TV (14 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn229179766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widesreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381494020
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
TF4940DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o229179766
  • (OCoLC)229179766
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo; widescreen (1.78:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Taxi to the dark side, Jigsaw Productions presents ; in association with Tall Woods, LLC and Wider Film Projects ; written & directed by Alex Gibney ; produced by Alex Gibney, Eva Orner, Susannah Shipman ; produced in association with The Discovery Channel ; X-Ray Productions, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.taxitothedarkside.com/
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features (72 min.): optional audio commentary by Alex Gibney; interview with Frank Gibney (16 min.); 5 outtakes (22 min. total); David Brancaccio interviews Alex Gibney for PBS Now (18 min.); Robert Scheer interviews Alex Gibney on Link TV (14 min.); theatrical trailer (2 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn229179766
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widesreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381494020
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
TF4940DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o229179766
  • (OCoLC)229179766
System details
DVD; region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; Dolby digital 2.0 stereo; widescreen (1.78:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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