A united kingdom [videorecording (DVD)]: the true story of a love that shook an empire.

by Asante, Amma [film director.]; Oyelowo, David [actor.]; Pike, Rosamund [actor.]; Felton, Tom [actor.]; Sony Pictures (NZ) Ltd [film distributor.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual material ©2017Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 in.Language note: English. (CC) Close captions. Descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired.Uniform titles: United kingdom (Motion picture).Subject(s): Khama, Seretse, Sir, 1921-1980 -- Drama | Khama, Ruth, 1924-2002 -- Drama | Khama, Ruth, 1924-2002 | Khama, Seretse, Sir, 1921-1980 | 1945-1964 | Presidents -- Botswana -- Drama | Presidents' spouses -- Botswana -- Drama | Interracial marriage -- Great Britain -- Drama | Interracial marriage -- Botswana -- Drama | Racism -- Great Britain -- Drama | Botswana -- Politics and government -- Drama | Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1945-1964 -- Drama | Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Africa -- Drama | Africa -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain -- Drama | Africa | Botswana | Great Britain | DVDs | Feature films | Video recordings for the hearing impaired | Biographical films | Romance films | Fiction films | Biographical films | Drama | Feature films | Fiction films | Romance films | Video recordings for the hearing impairedCast: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton.Summary: Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. When they decided to marry, just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa, it caused an international uproar. However, their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history.
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Released as a motion picture in 2016.

David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Tom Felton.

Prince Seretse Khama of Botswana causes an international stir when he marries a white woman from London in the late 1940s. When they decided to marry, just as apartheid was being introduced into South Africa, it caused an international uproar. However, their passionate romance triumphed over every obstacle and changed the course of African history.

Rated M: Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. NOTE: Violence.

DVD ; PAL ; region 4 ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; anamorphic widescreen 2.40:1.

English. (CC) Close captions. Descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired.

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