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The Resource Henry Fool, Sony Pictures Classics ; True Fiction Pictures and the Shooting Gallery present a film by Hal Hartley ; produced by Hal Hartley, (videorecording DVD)

Henry Fool, Sony Pictures Classics ; True Fiction Pictures and the Shooting Gallery present a film by Hal Hartley ; produced by Hal Hartley, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Henry Fool
Title
Henry Fool
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; True Fiction Pictures and the Shooting Gallery present a film by Hal Hartley ; produced by Hal Hartley
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Film producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Simon Grim, a nerdy young sanitation worker who lives in Queens with his depressed mother and promiscuous sister, turns out to be a brilliant poet and an overnight literary sensation, after being encouraged to write down his ideas by Henry Fool, a boozy pseudo-intellectual who rents the Grim family basement
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival: Best Screenplay.
Cataloging source
VLC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Mike Spiller ; editor, Steve Hamilton ; music, Hal Hartley
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H463 1997
PerformerNote
Thomas Jay Ryan, James Urbaniak, Parker Posey
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1963-
  • 1968-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hartley, Hal
  • Ryan, Thomas Jay
  • Urbaniak, James
  • Posey, Parker
  • Spiller, Michael
  • Hamilton, Steve
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • True Fiction Pictures
  • Shooting Gallery (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sanitation workers
  • Authors
  • Poets
  • Authors
  • Poets
  • Sanitation workers
  • Queens (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Henry Fool, Sony Pictures Classics ; True Fiction Pictures and the Shooting Gallery present a film by Hal Hartley ; produced by Hal Hartley, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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 (approximately 138 min.)
Isbn
9781404932029
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009837
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
00983
Publisher number
00983
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2771912
  • (OCoLC)53923237
  • (OCoLC)ocm53923237
  • 2771912
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Henry Fool, Sony Pictures Classics ; True Fiction Pictures and the Shooting Gallery present a film by Hal Hartley ; produced by Hal Hartley, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1997
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
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 (approximately 138 min.)
Isbn
9781404932029
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009837
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
00983
Publisher number
00983
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2771912
  • (OCoLC)53923237
  • (OCoLC)ocm53923237
  • 2771912
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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