Jimmy Carter Man From Plains

Overview

Participant Productions, the same studio that heralded An Inconvenient Truth into theaters returns with an insider's look into former president Jimmy Carter's book tour as seen through the eyes of director Jonathan Demme. Using an experimental approach, the camera follows the promotional tour and subsequent reaction to the ex-head of state's controversial tome Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid, which theorizes a Middle East peace solution and how Israel's staunch stance has ...
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Overview

Participant Productions, the same studio that heralded An Inconvenient Truth into theaters returns with an insider's look into former president Jimmy Carter's book tour as seen through the eyes of director Jonathan Demme. Using an experimental approach, the camera follows the promotional tour and subsequent reaction to the ex-head of state's controversial tome Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid, which theorizes a Middle East peace solution and how Israel's staunch stance has negatively effected the region.
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Special Features

Bonus scenes; Commentary with director Jonathan Demme; "The Music Sessions" featurette on soundtrack recording sessions
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 3/25/2008
  • UPC: 043396239623
  • Original Release: 2007
  • Rating:

  • Source: Sony Pictures
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Wide Screen
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Language: English
  • Time: 2:06:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 74,939

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Jimmy Carter Participant
Technical Credits
Jonathan Demme Director, Producer, Screenwriter
Kate Amend Editor
Neda Armian Producer
Ron Bozman Executive Producer
Alejandro Escovedo Score Composer
Declan Quinn Cinematographer
Jeff Skoll Executive Producer
Diane Weyermann Executive Producer
Djamel Ben Yelles Score Composer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Jimmy Carter Man From Plains
1. Chapter 1 [5:30]
2. Chapter 2 [7:14]
3. Chapter 3 [17:51]
4. Chapter 4 [12:42]
5. Chapter 5 [9:14]
6. Chapter 6 [16:50]
7. Chapter 7 [2:31]
8. Chapter 8 [16:41]
9. Chapter 9 [4:55]
10. Chapter 10 [1:25]
11. Chapter 11 [8:06]
12. Chapter 12 [14:51]
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Disc #1 -- Jimmy Carter Man From Plains
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         A Room At the Ritz
         Book Signing in Chicago
         The Puppet Story - Family Planning With Miss Lillian
         Where Is Elizabeth?
         The World's Fastest Book Signer - Simon & Schuster Interviews
         Haunted House Story
         Boyhood Home - Thoughts on Segregation
         At Home in Plains - Post Tour Interview
         President Carter Learns of Anwar Sadat's Death
         Global Health Lecture At Emory University
      The Music Sessions
      Previews
         Blu-Ray Disc Is High Definition!
         My Kid Could Paint That
         Who Killed the Electric Car?
         Why We Fight
         Vitus
         Offside
         God Grew Tired of Us
         The Fog of War
         Sketches of Frank Gehry
         Steep
   Previews
      Blu-Ray Disc Is High Definition!
      My Kid Could Paint That
      Who Killed the Electric Car?
      Why We Fight
      Vitus
      Offside
      God Grew Tired of Us
      The Fog of War
      Sketches of Frank Gehry
      Steep
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