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The Resource The beautiful country, Sony Pictures Classics and TF1 International present a Sunflower/Dinamo Story production in association with Samy Boy Entertainment, a film by Hans Petter Moland ; produced by Edward R. Pressman, Terrence Malick, Petter J. Borgli, Tomas Backström ; screenplay by Sabina Murray ; directed by Hans Petter Moland, (videorecording DVD)

The beautiful country, Sony Pictures Classics and TF1 International present a Sunflower/Dinamo Story production in association with Samy Boy Entertainment, a film by Hans Petter Moland ; produced by Edward R. Pressman, Terrence Malick, Petter J. Borgli, Tomas Backström ; screenplay by Sabina Murray ; directed by Hans Petter Moland, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The beautiful country
Title
The beautiful country
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics and TF1 International present a Sunflower/Dinamo Story production in association with Samy Boy Entertainment, a film by Hans Petter Moland ; produced by Edward R. Pressman, Terrence Malick, Petter J. Borgli, Tomas Backström ; screenplay by Sabina Murray ; directed by Hans Petter Moland
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • vie
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • vie
  • eng
Summary
Binh has grown up not knowing his parents, an American soldier and a Vietnamese woman. In an effort to find a better life he searches for his mother in Saigon before heading to New York City and later Houston
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; editor, Wibecke Rønseth ; music, Zbigniew Preisner ; costume designer, Anne Pedersen ; production designer, Karl Juliusson ; story by Sabina Murray and Lingard Jervey
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some language and a crude sexual reference
Language note
English and Vietnamese dialogue, English, French, Portuguese and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B43 2005
PerformerNote
Nick Nolte, Tim Roth, Bai Ling, Temuera Morrison, Damien Nguyen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1966-
  • 1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Moland, Hans Petter
  • Pressman, Edward R.
  • Borgli, Petter J.
  • Malick, Terrence
  • Backström, Tomas
  • Murray, Sabina
  • Nolte, Nick
  • Roth, Tim
  • Bai, Ling
  • Morrison, Temuera
  • Dryburgh, Stuart
  • Juliusson, Karl
  • Preisner, Zbigniew
  • Rønseth, Wibecke
  • TF1 International (Firm)
  • Sunflower Productions
  • Samy Boy Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abandoned children
  • Parent and adult child
  • Niños
  • Padres e hijos
  • Abandoned children
  • Parent and adult child
  • Vietnam
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The beautiful country, Sony Pictures Classics and TF1 International present a Sunflower/Dinamo Story production in association with Samy Boy Entertainment, a film by Hans Petter Moland ; produced by Edward R. Pressman, Terrence Malick, Petter J. Borgli, Tomas Backström ; screenplay by Sabina Murray ; directed by Hans Petter Moland, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Commentary with director Hans Petter Moland; interviews with Nick Nolte, Bai Ling, Damien Nguyen, director Hans Petter Moland and screenwriter Sabina Murray
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 (125 min.)
Isbn
9781404979826
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396108653
Other physical details
anamorphic, sound, color
Publisher number
10865
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2865712
  • (OCoLC)61927913
  • (OCoLC)ocm61927913
  • 899784
  • 2865712
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The beautiful country, Sony Pictures Classics and TF1 International present a Sunflower/Dinamo Story production in association with Samy Boy Entertainment, a film by Hans Petter Moland ; produced by Edward R. Pressman, Terrence Malick, Petter J. Borgli, Tomas Backström ; screenplay by Sabina Murray ; directed by Hans Petter Moland, (videorecording DVD)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Commentary with director Hans Petter Moland; interviews with Nick Nolte, Bai Ling, Damien Nguyen, director Hans Petter Moland and screenwriter Sabina Murray
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 (125 min.)
Isbn
9781404979826
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396108653
Other physical details
anamorphic, sound, color
Publisher number
10865
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2865712
  • (OCoLC)61927913
  • (OCoLC)ocm61927913
  • 899784
  • 2865712
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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