God grew tired of us

Christopher Quinn, Tommy Walker, Nicole Kidman, 1967-, Panther Bior, John Bul Dau, Daniel Abol Pach, Jamie Saft

DVD - 2007

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.

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Published
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment [2007]
Language
English
Item Description
Originally produced in 2006.
Recorded in Dolby digital 5.1.
Widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
Special features: commentary with the director and Lost Boys; finding the Lost Boys.
Physical Description
1 videodisc (DVD)(ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Audience
MPAA rating: PG; thematic elements and some disturbing images.
Production Credits
Cinematography, Paul Daley ; editors, Johanna Giebelhaus, Geoffrey Richman ; original music, Jamie Saft, Mark Nelson, Mark McAdam.
ISBN
142486495X
9781424864959
Other Authors
Christopher Quinn (-), Tommy Walker, Nicole Kidman, 1967-, Panther Bior, John Bul Dau, Daniel Abol Pach, Jamie Saft
Review by Publisher Summary 1

An award-winning, critically acclaimed documentary, produced by Brad Pitt and narrated by Nicole Kidman, God Grew Tired of Us explores the indomitable spirit of three Lost Boys from the Sudan who are forced to leave their homeland due to a tumultuous civil war. The documentary chronicles their triumph over seemingly insurmountable adversities and a relocation to America, where the Lost Boys build active and fulfilling new lives but remain deeply committed to helping friends and family they have left behind.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Documents the story of three young boys who fled civil war in the Sudan, wandering in search of safety for five years, forming surrogate families for protection, and finally relocating to the United States where they remain committed to helping friends and family they left behind.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

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