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The Resource Sophie's choice, ITC Films, Inc. ; screenplay, Alan J. Pakula ; producers, Alan J. Pakula, Keith Barish ; director, Alan J. Pakula

Sophie's choice, ITC Films, Inc. ; screenplay, Alan J. Pakula ; producers, Alan J. Pakula, Keith Barish ; director, Alan J. Pakula

Label
Sophie's choice
Title
Sophie's choice
Statement of responsibility
ITC Films, Inc. ; screenplay, Alan J. Pakula ; producers, Alan J. Pakula, Keith Barish ; director, Alan J. Pakula
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A drama set in post-World War II Brooklyn revolves around Sophie, a Polish Catholic beauty who survived Auschwitz, her lover, Nathan, and Stingo, a would-be writer. As the three grow closer, Stingo discovers the captivating and moving truths that each harbors
Awards note
Academy Award winner, 1982, Best actress-- Meryl Streep.
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Marvin Hamlisch ; ; director of photography, Nestor Almendros
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired ; includes Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PS3569.T9
LC item number
S62 1999
PerformerNote
Meryl Streep, Kevin Kline, Peter MacNicol
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1928-1998
  • 1925-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Streep, Meryl
  • Kline, Kevin
  • MacNicol, Peter
  • Pakula, Alan J.
  • Barish, Keith
  • Styron, William
  • ITC Films (Firm)
  • LIVE Entertainment (Firm)
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
150
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Holocaust survivors
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Sophie's choice, ITC Films, Inc. ; screenplay, Alan J. Pakula ; producers, Alan J. Pakula, Keith Barish ; director, Alan J. Pakula
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Based on the novel by William Styron
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus tracks: Director's commentary -- Theatrical trailer -- Production notes -- Cast & crew information
Control code
ocm43583260
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780784011713
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236048701
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
60487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dual layer disc, digitally mastered, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sophie's choice, ITC Films, Inc. ; screenplay, Alan J. Pakula ; producers, Alan J. Pakula, Keith Barish ; director, Alan J. Pakula
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
  • Based on the novel by William Styron
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonus tracks: Director's commentary -- Theatrical trailer -- Production notes -- Cast & crew information
Control code
ocm43583260
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (150 min.)
Isbn
9780784011713
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236048701
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
60487
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dual layer disc, digitally mastered, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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