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Searching for Sugar Man / a Red Box Films & Passion Pictures production in association with Canfield Pictures & the Documentary Company ; a film by Malik Bendjelloul ; produced by Simon Chinn, Malik Bendjelloul ; written, directed, and edited by Malik Bendjelloul.

Format Video (DVD)
Publication Info[New York] : Sony Pictures Classics ; Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2013]
Description1 videodisc (approximately 87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorBendjelloul, Malik, 1977-2014, producer, screenwriter, director, editor.
Other author/creatorChinn, Simon, producer.
Other author/creatorRodriguez, Sixto interviewee, performer.
Other author/creatorSegerman, Stephen.
Other author/creatorBartholomew-Strydom, Craig.
Other author/creatorRed Box Films.
Other author/creatorPassion Pictures (Firm)
Other author/creatorCanfield Pictures (Firm)
Other author/creatorDocumentary Company (London, England)
Other author/creatorSony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Other author/creatorSony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Uniform titleSearching for Sugar Man (Motion picture)
Variant title Searching for Sugarman
Abstract In the early 1970s, Sixto Rodriguez was a Detroit folksinger who had a short-lived recording career. Unknown to him, his musical story continued in South Africa where he became a pop music icon. Long rumored there to be dead, two fans, record store owner Stephen Segerman and journalist Craig Bartholomew-Strydom, decided to seek out the truth of his fate.
General noteOriginally produced as a motion picture in 2012.
General noteSpecial features: commentary with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; making Sugar Man; an evening with Malik Bendjelloul and Rodriguez; theatrical trailer.
CreditsDirector of photography, Camilla Skagerström ; original songs by Sixto Rodriguez.
Cast Steve Segerman, Sixto Rodriguez.
Audience Rating: PG-13; for brief strong language and some drug references.
Technical detailsDVD.
LanguageEnglish dialogue; with optional French subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Genre/formBiographical films.
Genre/formDocumentary films.
Genre/formNonfiction films.
Genre/formFeature films.
Genre/formVideo recordings for the hearing impaired.
UPC 043396413665
Publisher number41366 Sony Pictures Classics
Stock numberMidwest Tape

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