Skip to:Content
Cover image for Beyond the gates
Beyond the gates
Uniform Title:
Beyond the gates (Motion picture : 2005)
Publication Information:
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
DVD format.

Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.

Special features: Audio commentary by director Michael Caton-Jones; audio commentaries by writer David Wolstencroft and producer David Belton; the making of Beyond the gates; trailers.
Special features: Widescreen version -- Audio commentaries by director, screenwriter and producer -- The making of Beyond the gates featurette -- Ways to get involved: The International Rescue Committee's efforts with war-torn communities and uprooted people -- Language: Egnlish 5.1 Dolby surround -- Subtitles: English, Spanish, French.
In April 1994 the airplane of the Hutu President of Rwanda crashes and the Hutu militias slaughter the Tutsi population. In the Ecole Technique Officielle, Christopher, a Catholic priest and Joe Connor, an idealistic English teacher give sanctuary to twenty-five hundred Rwandans survivors in the school, which is under the protection of the UN Belgian force and under siege from the Hutu militia. When the Tutsi refugees are abandoned by the UN, they are murdered by the extremist militia.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, disturbing images, and language.


Material Type
Call Number
Digital Video Disc (DVD) Beyond the Gates (2005)

On Order

Go to:Top of Page