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The Resource The whales of August, an Alive Films production with Circle Associates Ltd. ; a film by Lindsay Anderson ; screenplay by David Berry ; produced by Carolyn Pfeiffer and Mike Kaplan ; directed by Lindsay Anderson

The whales of August, an Alive Films production with Circle Associates Ltd. ; a film by Lindsay Anderson ; screenplay by David Berry ; produced by Carolyn Pfeiffer and Mike Kaplan ; directed by Lindsay Anderson

Label
The whales of August
Title
The whales of August
Statement of responsibility
an Alive Films production with Circle Associates Ltd. ; a film by Lindsay Anderson ; screenplay by David Berry ; produced by Carolyn Pfeiffer and Mike Kaplan ; directed by Lindsay Anderson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • kor
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Two elderly sisters who have spent sixty summers on a Maine island together must finally decide whether to give up their family home, independence and life together
Cataloging source
VWM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Fash ; editor, Nicolas Gaster ; music, Alan Price
Intended audience
Korea Media Rating Board (KRMB) rating: 15-year+
Language note
English dialogue with optional English or Korean subtitles
PerformerNote
Bette Davis, Lillian Gish, Vincent Price, Ann Sothern
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1923-1994
  • 1943-
  • 1908-1989
  • 1893-1993
  • 1911-1993
  • 1909-2001
  • 1941-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anderson, Lindsay
  • Pfeiffer, Carolyn
  • Kaplan, Mike
  • Berry, David
  • Davis, Bette
  • Gish, Lillian
  • Price, Vincent
  • Sothern, Ann
  • Fash, Mike
  • Gaster, Nicolas
  • Price, Alan
  • Berry, David
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Alive Films
  • Circle Associates
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berry, David
  • Older women
  • Sisters
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The whales of August, an Alive Films production with Circle Associates Ltd. ; a film by Lindsay Anderson ; screenplay by David Berry ; produced by Carolyn Pfeiffer and Mike Kaplan ; directed by Lindsay Anderson
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100026624?s=1
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the play: The whales of August / by David Berry
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8809154131804
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824456106
  • ocn824456106
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, Region 3, Dolby digital, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The whales of August, an Alive Films production with Circle Associates Ltd. ; a film by Lindsay Anderson ; screenplay by David Berry ; produced by Carolyn Pfeiffer and Mike Kaplan ; directed by Lindsay Anderson
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100026624?s=1
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as motion picture in 1987
  • Based on the play: The whales of August / by David Berry
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
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 (91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8809154131804
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)824456106
  • ocn824456106
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, Region 3, Dolby digital, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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