The Resource Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Jr., Naomi Foner ; screenplay, Naomi Foner ; director, Stephen Gyllenhaal

Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Jr., Naomi Foner ; screenplay, Naomi Foner ; director, Stephen Gyllenhaal

Label
Losing Isaiah
Title
Losing Isaiah
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Jr., Naomi Foner ; screenplay, Naomi Foner ; director, Stephen Gyllenhaal
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A woman who has adopted an abandoned child to give it a new life has to fight for him when his birth mother shows up and wants him back
Member of
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrzej Bartkowiak ; editor, Harvey Rosenstock ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Mary Malin ; production designer, Jeannine C. Oppewall
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • CHV rating: PG
  • MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L66913 2007
PerformerNote
Jessica Lange, Halle Berry, David Strathairn, Cuba Gooding, Jr, Samuel L. Jackson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1968-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Koch, Howard W.
  • Foner, Naomi
  • Gyllenhaal, Stephen
  • Lange, Jessica
  • Berry, Halle
  • Strathairn, David
  • Gooding, Cuba
  • Jackson, Samuel L
  • Isham, Mark
  • Bartkowiak, Andrzej
  • Margolis, Seth Jacob
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
106
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Adoption
  • Birthmothers
  • Interracial adoption
  • Birthmothers
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Adoption
  • Birthmothers
  • Families
  • Interracial adoption
  • New York (State)
  • Interracial adoption
  • Birthmothers
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Interracial adoption
  • Birthmothers
  • New York (N.Y.)
Technique
live action
Label
Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Jr., Naomi Foner ; screenplay, Naomi Foner ; director, Stephen Gyllenhaal
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1994
  • Based on the novel by Seth Margolis
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm55943844
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429257499
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 32836
  • 59159995000
  • 2077880
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital, surround; widescreen format, enhanced for 16:9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; producers, Howard W. Koch, Jr., Naomi Foner ; screenplay, Naomi Foner ; director, Stephen Gyllenhaal
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1994
  • Based on the novel by Seth Margolis
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm55943844
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429257499
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 32836
  • 59159995000
  • 2077880
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital, surround; widescreen format, enhanced for 16:9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD

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