Franklin: Record - Mississippi masala [videorecording] / SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; a film by Mira Nair ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala.

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Mississippi masala [videorecording] / SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; a film by Mira Nair ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala.

Edition:
Widescreen ed.
Publication:
[Burbank, CA] : Columbia TriStar Home Video, c2003.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Interracial dating -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
East Indians -- Mississippi -- Drama.
Mississippi -- Race relations -- Drama.
Uganda -- Politics and government -- 1971-1979 -- Drama.
African Americans in motion pictures.
Form/Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Language:
English dialogue, English and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
System details:
: DVD ; Region 1 ; Dolby digital.
Summary:
In this exotic and erotic interracial love story, an African American businessman falls for a beautiful Indian immigrant, only to encounter shock and outrage from both families.
Participant:
Denzel Washington, Sarita Choudhury, Roshan Seth, Sharmila Tagore, Charles S. Dutton, Joe Seneca, Ranjit Chowdhry.
Credits:
Director of photography, Ed Lachman ; music, L. Soubramaniam ; co-producer, Mitch Epstein.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Special features: bonus trailers.
Contributor:
Nair, Mira. , Director, Producer
Nozik, Michael. , Producer
Taraporevala, Sooni, 1957- , Screenwriter
Washington, Denzel, 1954- , Actor
Choudhury, Sarita. , Actor
Seth, Roshan, 1942- , Actor
Tagore, Sharmila. , Actor
Soubramaniam, L. , Composer
SCS Films. , Producer
Odyssey Productions. , Producer
Cinecom International Films. , Producer
Film Four International. , Producer
Mirabai Films (Firm) , Producer
MovieWorks (Firm) , Producer
Black River Productions. , Producer
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) , Distributor
ISBN:
1404932402
Publisher no.:
043396010222
01022 Columbia TriStar Home Video