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Sanders of the River (1935)


British District Officer in Nigeria in the 1930's rules his area strictly but justly, and struggles with gun-runners and slavers with the aid of a loyal native chief. (IMDB)

Technical Information

  • black & white
  • sound mix: mono (Western Electric Noiseless Recording)
  • runtime: 98 minutes
  • aspect ratio: 1.37:1 Spherical
  • production company: London Film Productions

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DVD Releases

Sanders of the River & The Jackie Robinson Story

  • Amazon (USA)
  • released in 2004 by Cozumel Films/Urban Works (USA, NTSC, 1.33:1)

Paul Robeson: Portraits of the Artist

  • Amazon (USA)
  • released in 2007 by Criterion Collection (USA, NTSC, 1.33:1)
  • contains 7 films and a documentary, split over 4 discs

Paul Robeson DVD & CD Collection

  • Amazon (UK)
  • released in 2008 by Network (UK, PAL, 1.33:1)
  • contains 5 films, split over 4 discs

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