The Resource Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)

Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)

Label
Provoked : a true story
Title
Provoked
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pan
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Unable to bear the brutality and repeated rapes by her alcoholic husband, Kiranjit Ahluwalia, a Punjabi housewife and mother of two in London, sets him on fire and kills him. Charged with first-degree murder, she is sentenced to life imprisonment, where she befriends her cell mate. Moved by her story, the cell mate asks her step-brother, a highly respected queen's counsel, to file her appeal
Cataloging source
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Madhu Ambat ; edited by Jag Mundhra, Sanjeev R. Mirajkar ; music, A.R. Rahman
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
In English with some Panjabi; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P7686543 2007
PerformerNote
Aishwarya Rai, Miranda Richardson, Naveen Andrews, Rebecca Pidgeon, Nandita Das, Robbie Coltrane
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1971-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mundhra, Jag
  • Austin, Carl
  • Gupta, Rahila
  • Manohar, Sunanda Murali
  • Bachchan, Aishwariya Rai
  • Richardson, Miranda
  • Andrews, Naveen
  • Pidgeon, Rebecca
  • Das, Nandita
  • Coltrane, Robbie
  • Ahluwalia, Kiranjit
  • Gupta, Rahila
  • Media One (Firm)
  • Motion Picture Partners International (Firm)
  • British Media Fund International (Firm)
  • Eros International (Firm)
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ahluwalia, Kiranjit
  • Rape victims
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Circle of light : the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia / by Rahila Gupta & Kiranjit Ahluwalia
  • Based on a true story
  • Special features: making-of featurette; "Provoked" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn172903373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 5055179412289
  • 828970129398
  • 828970129299
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • DVD E 1228
  • DVD-E 1292
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MZ03504092
System control number
(OCoLC)172903373
System details
DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1 Surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Circle of light : the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia / by Rahila Gupta & Kiranjit Ahluwalia
  • Based on a true story
  • Special features: making-of featurette; "Provoked" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn172903373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 5055179412289
  • 828970129398
  • 828970129299
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • DVD E 1228
  • DVD-E 1292
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MZ03504092
System control number
(OCoLC)172903373
System details
DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1 Surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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