The Resource Fences, Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Bron Creative ; in association with Macro Media ; directed by Denzel Washington ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black

Fences, Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Bron Creative ; in association with Macro Media ; directed by Denzel Washington ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black

Label
Fences
Title
Fences
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Bron Creative ; in association with Macro Media ; directed by Denzel Washington ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1950s Pittsburgh, a Black garbage collector named Troy Maxson--bitter that baseball's color barrier was only broken after his own heyday in the Negro Leagues--is prone to taking out his frustrations on his loved ones
Awards note
Academy Award, 2016: Best supporting actress (Davis).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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hyvraP9SUK8
Credits note
Director of photography, Charlotte Bruus Christensen ; production designer, David Gropman ; edited by Hughes Winborne ; costume designer, Sharen Davis ; music by Marcelo Zarvos
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, language and some suggestive references
  • CHV rating: PG; for violence and coarse language
Language note
English dialogue; optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; optional English described video; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson, Saniyya Sidney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1958-
  • 1965-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Black, Todd
  • Wilson, August
  • Davis, Viola
  • Henderson, Stephen
  • Adepo, Jovan
  • Hornsby, Russell
  • Williamson, Mykelti
  • Sidney, Saniyya
  • Christensen, Charlotte Bruus
  • Gropman, David
  • Winborne, Hughes
  • Davis, Sharen
  • Zarvos, Marcelo
  • Wilson, August
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Bron Studios
  • Macro Media
Runtime
138
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  • African American families
  • Families
  • Fathers and sons
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Negro leagues
  • Race relations
  • Sanitation workers
  • African American baseball players
  • Familles noires américaines
  • Familles
  • Pères et fils
  • Pères et fils
  • Relations entre hommes et femmes
  • Ligues des Noirs (Base-ball)
  • Relations raciales
  • Ouvriers à la salubrité
  • Films sociaux
  • Adaptations cinématographiques
  • Films de fiction
  • Longs métrages
  • Vidéos pour handicapés auditifs
  • Vidéos pour handicapés visuels
  • Familias
  • Padre e hijo
  • Padre e hijo
  • Relaciones hombre-mujer
  • Relaciones raciales
  • Trabajadores de saneamiento
  • Películas cinematográficas populares
  • Pel?culas cinematogr?ficas hist?ricas
  • Materiales bilingües
  • African American baseball players
  • African American families
  • Families
  • Fathers and sons
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Negro leagues
  • Race relations
  • Sanitation workers
  • Pennsylvania
  • United States
  • Race relations
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Fences, Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Bron Creative ; in association with Macro Media ; directed by Denzel Washington ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer prize-winning play
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Special features: Previews
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
Control code
ocn972884896
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429263520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59183768000
  • 2070772
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16x9 televisions; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fences, Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Bron Creative ; in association with Macro Media ; directed by Denzel Washington ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer prize-winning play
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Special features: Previews
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
Control code
ocn972884896
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429263520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59183768000
  • 2070772
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation, enhanced for 16x9 televisions; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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