The Resource The Impossible, an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema production ; in association with Canal +, La Trini, Gobierno de España, Generalidad Valenciana, IVAC ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; written by Sergio G. Sánchez ; produced by Belén Atienza, Álvaro Augustin, Enrique López-Lavigne, Ghislain Barrois

The Impossible, an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema production ; in association with Canal +, La Trini, Gobierno de España, Generalidad Valenciana, IVAC ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; written by Sergio G. Sánchez ; produced by Belén Atienza, Álvaro Augustin, Enrique López-Lavigne, Ghislain Barrois

Label
The Impossible
Title
The Impossible
Statement of responsibility
an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema production ; in association with Canal +, La Trini, Gobierno de España, Generalidad Valenciana, IVAC ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; written by Sergio G. Sánchez ; produced by Belén Atienza, Álvaro Augustin, Enrique López-Lavigne, Ghislain Barrois
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A family on holiday in Thailand is caught in the monstrous tsunami of 2004. Based on a true story
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Impossible (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Music composer and conductor, Fernando Velázquez ; editors, Elena Ruíz, Bernat Vilaplana ; director of photography, Óscar Faura ; story by María Belón
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, intense realistic disaster sequences, including disturbing injury images and brief nudity
Language note
In English or dubbed Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.I47 2013
PerformerNote
Ewan McGregor, Naomi Watts, Tom Holland, Samuel Joslin, Oaklee Pendergast, Marta Etura, Sönke Möhring, Geraldine Chaplin
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  • 1968-
  • 1996-
  • 1978-
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  • 1976-
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  • Bayona, J. A.
  • Atienza, Belén
  • Augustín, Álvaro
  • López Lavigne, Enrique
  • Barrois, Ghislain
  • Sánchez, Sergio G.
  • Belón, María
  • McGregor, Ewan
  • Watts, Naomi
  • Holland, Tom
  • Joslin, Samuel
  • Pendergast, Oaklee
  • Etura, Marta
  • Möhring, Sönke
  • Chaplin, Geraldine
  • Faura, Óscar
  • Velázquez, Fernando
  • Ruiz, Elena
  • Vilaplana, Bernat
  • Apaches Entertainment (Firm)
  • Telecinco Cinema
  • Studio Canal+
  • La Trini (Firm)
  • Institut Valencià de l'Audiovisual i de Cinematografia Ricardo Muñoz Suay
  • Summit Entertainment
Runtime
114
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  • Families
  • Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004
  • Natural disasters
  • Thailand
  • Tsunamis
  • Desastres naturales
  • Indian Ocean Tsunami, 2004
  • Families
  • Natural disasters
  • Indian Ocean
  • Thailand
Technique
live action
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Label
The Impossible, an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema production ; in association with Canal +, La Trini, Gobierno de España, Generalidad Valenciana, IVAC ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; written by Sergio G. Sánchez ; produced by Belén Atienza, Álvaro Augustin, Enrique López-Lavigne, Ghislain Barrois
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • IMDb website states that the original title is Lo imposible; there is no evidence to support this
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director J.A. Bayona, writer Sergio G. Sánchez, producer Belén Atienza, and María Belón ; "Casting The impossible" featurette ; "Realizing The impossible" featurette ; deleted scenes ; theatrical trailer ; previews from other films
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
ocn830477389
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192181528
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66125977
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; standard definition 2.35:1; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Impossible, an Apaches Entertainment, Telecinco Cinema production ; in association with Canal +, La Trini, Gobierno de España, Generalidad Valenciana, IVAC ; directed by J.A. Bayona ; written by Sergio G. Sánchez ; produced by Belén Atienza, Álvaro Augustin, Enrique López-Lavigne, Ghislain Barrois
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • IMDb website states that the original title is Lo imposible; there is no evidence to support this
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director J.A. Bayona, writer Sergio G. Sánchez, producer Belén Atienza, and María Belón ; "Casting The impossible" featurette ; "Realizing The impossible" featurette ; deleted scenes ; theatrical trailer ; previews from other films
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
ocn830477389
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (114 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192181528
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
66125977
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; standard definition 2.35:1; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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