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The Resource Videsh : heaven on earth, a BR Films, Hamilton-Mehta production ; BR Films presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; writer & director, Deepa Mehta ; producer, David Hamilton, (videorecording DVD)

Videsh : heaven on earth, a BR Films, Hamilton-Mehta production ; BR Films presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; writer & director, Deepa Mehta ; producer, David Hamilton, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Videsh : heaven on earth
Title
Videsh
Title remainder
heaven on earth
Statement of responsibility
a BR Films, Hamilton-Mehta production ; BR Films presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; writer & director, Deepa Mehta ; producer, David Hamilton
Title variation
  • Heaven on earth
  • Deepa Mehta's Videsh
Title variation remainder
heaven on earth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • hin
  • pan
  • eng
  • hin
Summary
Chand, a young woman, leaves her home and loving family behind in India to build a new life in Canada. She moves to Brampton, Ontario and marries Rocky, a man she has never met. Trapped in an abusive marriage, she turns to magic to remedy the situation
Awards note
Silver Hugo Award, Best Actress, Chicago International Film Festival; Best Screenplay, Dubai International Film Festival.
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Giles Nuttgens ; editor, Colin Monie ; music score by Mychael Danna
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Hindi or Punjab, with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.V53 2009
PerformerNote
Preity Zinta, Gick Grewal, Vansh Bhardwaj, Geetika Sharma, Orville Maciel, Ramajit Kaur, Balinder Johal, Rajinder Singh Cheema, Gourrav Sihan
Runtime
101
Technique
live action
Label
Videsh : heaven on earth, a BR Films, Hamilton-Mehta production ; BR Films presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; writer & director, Deepa Mehta ; producer, David Hamilton, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title also appears in Hindi script
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • Previously released as Heaven on earth in 2008
  • Digitally remastered from the original film
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD U-661
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn399892906
  • (OCoLC)399892906
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Videsh : heaven on earth, a BR Films, Hamilton-Mehta production ; BR Films presents ; in co-production with the National Film Board of Canada ; writer & director, Deepa Mehta ; producer, David Hamilton, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title also appears in Hindi script
  • Originally released as a motion picture
  • Previously released as Heaven on earth in 2008
  • Digitally remastered from the original film
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 101 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD U-661
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn399892906
  • (OCoLC)399892906
System details
DVD; NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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