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The Resource Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording DVD)

Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Wit
Title
Wit
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devasting illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, John Bloom ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Includes English and Spanish language track, with subtitles in Spanish and French
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Eileen Atkins, Audra McDonald, Jonathan M. Woodward, Harold Pinter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1938-
  • 1930-2008
  • 1967-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bosanquet, Simon
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Lloyd, Christopher
  • Atkins, Eileen
  • McDonald, Audra
  • Woodward, Jonathan M
  • Pinter, Harold
  • McGarvey, Seamus
  • Bloom, John
  • Roth, Ann
  • Wurtzel, Stuart
  • Edson, Margaret
  • HBO Films
  • Avenue Pictures
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Cancer in women
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 16x9 letterbox presentation
  • Videocassette release of the 2001 made-for-cable motion picture
  • Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780783118413
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359178122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91781
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47745305
  • 575119
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • 16x9 letterbox presentation
  • Videocassette release of the 2001 made-for-cable motion picture
  • Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (99 min.)
Isbn
9780783118413
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359178122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91781
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm47745305
  • 575119
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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