The Resource A better life, (videorecording Blu-ray)

A better life, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
A better life
Title
A better life
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Carlos Galindo always dreamed of a better life for his wife and newborn son when he crossed the border into the U.S. But when his wife left him, Carlos's only goal became to make sure his son Luis was given the opportunities he never had. A story that follows father and son as they embark on a physical and spiritual journey where they discover that family is the most important part of the American dream. Includes bonus features
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director, Chris Weitz ; music by Alexandre Desplat ; editor, Peter Lambert ; director of photography, Javier Aguirresarobe ; screenplay by Eric Eason ; executive producer, Tony Thomas ; co-producer, Laura Greenlee ; produced by Paul Junger Witt, Christian McLaughlin, Chris Weitz, Jami Gertz, Stacey Lubliner
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG-13; for some violence, language and brief drug use
Language note
  • English or Spanish dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B48 2011
PerformerNote
Demian Bichir, José Julián
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  • 1963-
  • 1969-
  • 1948-
  • 1947 December 7-
  • 1943-
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  • Bichir, Demián
  • Julián, José
  • Weitz, Chris
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • Lambert, Peter
  • Aguirresarobe, Javier
  • Eason, Eric
  • Thomas, Tony
  • Greenlee, Laura
  • Witt, Paul Junger
  • McLaughlin, Christian
  • Gertz, Jami
  • Lubliner, Stacey
  • Summit Entertainment
Runtime
98
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  • Single fathers
  • Fathers and sons
  • Mexicans
  • Fathers and sons
  • Mexicans
  • Single fathers
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
A better life, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Oct. 18, 2011
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192108464
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66119246
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3202341
  • (OCoLC)747046260
  • (OCoLC)ocn747046260
  • 1702569
  • 3202341
System details
  • Blu-ray; DTS-HD Master Audio; Dolby Digital 2.0; dual-layer; anamorphic widescreen
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A better life, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Oct. 18, 2011
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192108464
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66119246
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 3202341
  • (OCoLC)747046260
  • (OCoLC)ocn747046260
  • 1702569
  • 3202341
System details
  • Blu-ray; DTS-HD Master Audio; Dolby Digital 2.0; dual-layer; anamorphic widescreen
  • Requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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