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The white dawn
Publication Information:
Burbank, Calif. : Warner Bros. Entertainment : Paramount Pictures : distributed by Warner Home Video, 2013.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. with a b&w sequence ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (16.9); Dolby digital English (mono.) or English (5.1 surround).
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: PG; some material may not be suitable for children.
WB archive collection
Language Note:
In English and Inuktitut subtitled in English; optional English subtitles, closed-captioned.
General Note:
Based on James Houston's true story.

Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.

Special features: introduction by the filmmaker; welcoming the Dawn; commentary soundtrack with director Philip Kaufman; a way of life-the world of the Inuit; Dvd and restoration credits.
The story of three sailors who are separated from their ship during an Artic hunt for polar bear and walrus. Eskimos save their lives, but one angry sailor brings fear and violence to all.