A Nigerian villager is eager to work as a civil servant for the British authorities, including a sympathetic district officer, in the hopes that it will benefit him in the future. Instead, his ambition leads to his tragic downfall. Mister Johnson, based on a 1939 novel by Joyce Cary, is a graceful, heartfelt drama about the limits of idealism, affectingly acted and handsomely shot.
Edition: Widescreen., Director-approved DVD special edition.
Branch Call Number: DVD MIST JON
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert. video file,DVD video,region 1,rda NTSC,rda widescreen (1.85:1),rda digital,optical,stereo,Dolby Digital 2.0,rda DVD video,4 3/4 in.,rda
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