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The Resource Towelhead, Warner Independent Pictures presents ; in association with Indian Paintbrush ; written for the screen and directed by Alan Ball ; producer[s], Ted Hope, Alan Ball ; [a] This is That production ; in association with Your Face Goes Here Entertainment, (videorecording DVD)

Towelhead, Warner Independent Pictures presents ; in association with Indian Paintbrush ; written for the screen and directed by Alan Ball ; producer[s], Ted Hope, Alan Ball ; [a] This is That production ; in association with Your Face Goes Here Entertainment, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Towelhead
Title
Towelhead
Statement of responsibility
Warner Independent Pictures presents ; in association with Indian Paintbrush ; written for the screen and directed by Alan Ball ; producer[s], Ted Hope, Alan Ball ; [a] This is That production ; in association with Your Face Goes Here Entertainment
Title variation
  • Towel head
  • Nothing is private
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Jasira, a 13-year-old Lebanese-American girl, moves to suburban Houston to live with her extremely strict father
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Newton Thomas Sigel ; editor, Andy Keir ; composer, Thomas Newman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong disturbing sexual content and abuse involving a young teen and for language
Language note
  • In English or dubbed French; with optional French or Spanish subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T69 2008
PerformerNote
Aaron Eckhart, Toni Collette, Maria Bello, Peter Macdissi, Eugene Jones, Summer Bishil
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1967-
  • 1987-
  • 1988-
  • 1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ball, Alan
  • Hope, Ted
  • Eckhart, Aaron
  • Collette, Toni
  • Bello, Maria
  • Macdissi, Peter
  • Jones, Eugene
  • Bishil, Summer
  • Sigel, Newton Thomas
  • Keir, Andy
  • Newman, Thomas
  • Erian, Alicia
  • Warner Independent Pictures
  • Indian Paintbrush (Firm)
  • This is That (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • Suburban life
  • Arab Americans
  • Lebanese Americans
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Children of immigrants
  • Conflict of generations
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Adolescentes
  • Padre e hija
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Towelhead, Warner Independent Pictures presents ; in association with Indian Paintbrush ; written for the screen and directed by Alan Ball ; producer[s], Ted Hope, Alan Ball ; [a] This is That production ; in association with Your Face Goes Here Entertainment, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel: Towelhead / by Alicia Erian
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features (80 min.): community discussion with Ball, Macdissi, Bishil & Hussam Ayloush (30 min.); community discussion with Erian & Rajdeep Singh Jolly (50 min.)
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
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
Contents
Special features include: Towelhead : a community discussion
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781419877650
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929047505
  • 883929054251
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000045079
  • 3000019640
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2301258
  • (OCoLC)273060928
  • (OCoLC)ocn273060928
  • 1259155
  • 2301258
System details
DVD, dual-layer, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Towelhead, Warner Independent Pictures presents ; in association with Indian Paintbrush ; written for the screen and directed by Alan Ball ; producer[s], Ted Hope, Alan Ball ; [a] This is That production ; in association with Your Face Goes Here Entertainment, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the novel: Towelhead / by Alicia Erian
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features (80 min.): community discussion with Ball, Macdissi, Bishil & Hussam Ayloush (30 min.); community discussion with Erian & Rajdeep Singh Jolly (50 min.)
  • "Enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container
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
Contents
Special features include: Towelhead : a community discussion
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Isbn
9781419877650
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929047505
  • 883929054251
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000045079
  • 3000019640
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2301258
  • (OCoLC)273060928
  • (OCoLC)ocn273060928
  • 1259155
  • 2301258
System details
DVD, dual-layer, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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