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15 minutes of war

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Title 15 minutes of war [DVD].
Parallel title L'intervention [DVD]
Portion of title Fifteen minutes of war [DVD]
Production & Copyright Details Australia : Distributed by Eagle Entertainment, ©2023.
Physical Description 1 DVD-video (95 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm
Content type two-dimensional moving image
Note Catalogued from container.
Eagle Entertainment : EAG3521.
Originally released as a motion picture in France in 2019 under the title 'L'intervention'.
"A school bus with 21 children hijacked. 4 terrorist. 1 special unit" -- Back cover.
"The operation remained a secret for 40 years" -- Cover.
"An unbelievable true story" -- Cover.
French, English, Somali and Arabic. Subtitles: English.
Credits Note Directed by Fred Grivois.
Performer/Cast Note Alban Lenoir, Olga Kurylenko, Kevin Layne, Michaël Abiteboul, Sébastien Lalanne, David Murgia, Guillaume Labbé, Vincent Perez, Josiane Balasko.
Summary Note Based on the 1976 true story of the Somalian rebel hijacking of a school bus with 21 French children and an American teacher onboard. The rebels drive the bus to the border between the French colony and Somalia. French captain Andre Gerval is called to lead a small team of elite snipers to secretly prepare an emergency rescue. When diplomacy comes to a standstill and time is running out, Gerval and his team carry out a sniper attack to get the children and their teacher out safely.
Target audience note Censorship classification : MA15+
Requirements DVD video ; Dolby Digital 5.1 ; Region 4 ; 16:9 ; 2.39:1.
Subject-Corporate Name France. -- Gendarmerie nationale. -- Groupe d'intervention -- Drama
Subject - Topical Term Terrorists -- Drama
Hijacking of buses -- Drama
Feature films -- France
Motion pictures, French
Foreign language films
Subject - Geographic Name Djibouti -- Drama
Subject - Genre Action and adventure films
Historical films
Feature films
Fiction films
Added Entry - Personal Name Grivois, Fred director, screenwriter.
Kurylenko, Olga, 1979- actor.
Layne, Kevin actor.
Abiteboul, Michaël actor.
Added Entry L'intervention (Motion picture : 2023)
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