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The Resource The Magdalene Sisters, Miramax Films ; Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board (Bord Scannán na InÉlreann) presents in association with Momentum Pictures a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films ; a film by Peter Mullan ; written and directed by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; executive producers, Ed Guiney & Paul Trijbits ; director of photography, Nigel Willoughby, (videorecording)

The Magdalene Sisters, Miramax Films ; Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board (Bord Scannán na InÉlreann) presents in association with Momentum Pictures a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films ; a film by Peter Mullan ; written and directed by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; executive producers, Ed Guiney & Paul Trijbits ; director of photography, Nigel Willoughby, (videorecording)

Label
The Magdalene Sisters
Title
The Magdalene Sisters
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films ; Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board (Bord Scannán na InÉlreann) presents in association with Momentum Pictures a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films ; a film by Peter Mullan ; written and directed by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; executive producers, Ed Guiney & Paul Trijbits ; director of photography, Nigel Willoughby
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A group of four young Irish women are forced to enter into a "Magdalen laundry", a Catholic reformatory where they are physically, psychologically, and sexually abused
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Magdalene Sisters (Motion picture)
Credits note
Co-producer, Alan J. (Willy) Wands ; production designer, Mark Leese ; film editor, Colin Monie ; original music composed, conducted and arranged by Craig Armstrong ; costume designer, Trisha Biggar ; sound recordist, Colin Nicolson ; special effects supervisor, Steve Breheney
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violence/cruelty, nudity, sexual content and language
Language note
In English or dubbed French with optional English (SDH), French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M34 2004
PerformerNote
Geraldine McEwan, Anne-Marie Duff, Nora-Jane Noone, Dorothy Duffy, Eileen Walsh, Mary Murray, Britta Smith, Frances Healy, Eithne McGuinness, Phyllis McMahon, Rebecca Walsh, Eamonn Owens, Chris Simpson, Sean Colgan, Daniel Costello
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1977-
  • 1959-
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  • Mullan, Peter
  • Higson, Frances
  • Guiney, Ed
  • Trijbits, Paul
  • Willoughby, Nigel
  • McEwan, Geraldine
  • Duff, Anne-Marie
  • Noone, Nora-Jane
  • Duffy, Dorothy
  • Walsh, Eileen
  • Murray, Mary
  • Smith, Britta
  • Armstrong, Craig
  • Humphries, Stephen
  • Miramax Films
  • Scottish Screen (Organization)
  • Film Council (Great Britain)
  • Bord Scannán na hÉireann
  • Momentum Pictures
  • PFP Films
  • Temple Films
  • Testimony Films
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
119
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  • Catholic Church
  • Reformatories for women
  • Women
  • Women
Technique
live action
Label
The Magdalene Sisters, Miramax Films ; Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board (Bord Scannán na InÉlreann) presents in association with Momentum Pictures a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films ; a film by Peter Mullan ; written and directed by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; executive producers, Ed Guiney & Paul Trijbits ; director of photography, Nigel Willoughby, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • "Inspired by the documentary 'Sex in a cold climate'"
  • Special features: "Sex in a cold climate" original documentary (1997; 50 min.) / Testimony Films for Channel Four ; producer [and director], Steve Humphries ; narrator, Dervia Kirwan
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54069513
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780788850882
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936233094
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33435
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54069513
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation enhanced for 16x9 televisions; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Magdalene Sisters, Miramax Films ; Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board (Bord Scannán na InÉlreann) presents in association with Momentum Pictures a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films ; a film by Peter Mullan ; written and directed by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; executive producers, Ed Guiney & Paul Trijbits ; director of photography, Nigel Willoughby, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • "Inspired by the documentary 'Sex in a cold climate'"
  • Special features: "Sex in a cold climate" original documentary (1997; 50 min.) / Testimony Films for Channel Four ; producer [and director], Steve Humphries ; narrator, Dervia Kirwan
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54069513
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9780788850882
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936233094
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33435
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)54069513
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation enhanced for 16x9 televisions; Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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