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The Resource Mississippi masala, SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala, (videorecording)

Mississippi masala, SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala, (videorecording)

Label
Mississippi masala
Title
Mississippi masala
Statement of responsibility
SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this exotic and erotic interracial love story, an African American businessman falls for a beautiful Indian immigrant, only to encounter shock and outrage from both families
Cataloging source
EHI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ed Lachman ; music, L. Soubramaniam ; co-producer, Mitch Epstein
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R, for senuality and language
Language note
English dialogue, English and Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Sarita Choudhury, Roshan Seth, Sharmila Tagore, Charles S. Dutton, Joe Seneca, Ranjit Chowdhry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1954-
  • 1942-
  • 1948-
  • 1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nozik, Michael
  • Nair, Mira
  • Taraporevala, Sooni
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Choudhury, Sarita
  • Seth, Roshan
  • Tagore, Sharmila
  • Dutton, Charles S
  • Seneca, Joe
  • Chowdhry, Ranjit
  • Lachman, Edward
  • Soubramaniam, L
  • Epstein, Mitch
  • SCS Films
  • Odyssey Productions
  • Cinecom International Films
  • Film Four International
  • Mirabai Films (Firm)
  • MovieWorks (Firm)
  • Black River Productions
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Interracial dating
  • Uganda
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Mississippi masala, SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: bonus trailers, interactive menus, scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52362495
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 118 min.)
Isbn
9781404932401
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396010222
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digitally, Dolby surround, digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mississippi masala, SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Special features: bonus trailers, interactive menus, scene selections
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52362495
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 118 min.)
Isbn
9781404932401
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396010222
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01022
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digitally, Dolby surround, digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
Video recording format
DVD

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