The Resource The father, Sony Pictures Classics, Les Films du Cru and Film4 present ; in association with Orange Studio, Canal+, Ciné+ ; Embankment Films ; a F Comme Film, Trademark Films, Ciné-@ production ; producer, Christophe Spadone ; producer, Simon Friend ; produced by David Parfitt, Jean-Louis Livi, Philippe Carcassonne ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller ; directed by Florian Zeller

The father, Sony Pictures Classics, Les Films du Cru and Film4 present ; in association with Orange Studio, Canal+, Ciné+ ; Embankment Films ; a F Comme Film, Trademark Films, Ciné-@ production ; producer, Christophe Spadone ; producer, Simon Friend ; produced by David Parfitt, Jean-Louis Livi, Philippe Carcassonne ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller ; directed by Florian Zeller

Label
The father
Title
The father
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics, Les Films du Cru and Film4 present ; in association with Orange Studio, Canal+, Ciné+ ; Embankment Films ; a F Comme Film, Trademark Films, Ciné-@ production ; producer, Christophe Spadone ; producer, Simon Friend ; produced by David Parfitt, Jean-Louis Livi, Philippe Carcassonne ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller ; directed by Florian Zeller
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind, and even the fabric of his reality
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award winner for best actor Anthony Hopkins, 2021.
Cataloging source
LMJ
Characteristic
videorecording
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Father (Motion picture : 2020)
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Credits note
Costume designer, Anna Mary Scott Robbins ; music by Ludovico Einaudi ; editor, Yorgos Lamprinos ; production designer, Peter Francis ; director of photography, Ben Smithard
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language, and thematic material
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles; English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.F38 2021
PerformerNote
Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman, Mark Gatiss, Imogen Poots, Rufus Sewell, Olivia Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1958-
  • 1937-
  • 1989-
  • 1967-
  • 1968-
  • 1955-
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  • Zeller, Florian
  • Hampton, Christopher
  • Spadone, Christophe
  • Friend, Simon
  • Parfitt, David
  • Livi, Jean-Louis
  • Carcassonne, Philippe
  • Hopkins, Anthony
  • Colman, Olivia
  • Gatiss, Mark
  • Poots, Imogen
  • Sewell, Rufus
  • Williams, Olivia
  • Robbins, Anna Mary Scott
  • Einaudi, Ludovico
  • Lamprinos, Yorgos
  • Francis, Peter
  • Smithard, Ben
  • Zeller, Florian
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Films du Cru
  • FilmFour (Firm)
  • Orange Studio (Firm)
  • Canal+ Group (Firm)
  • Ciné+ (France)
  • Embankment Films
  • F Comme Film (Firm)
  • Trademark Films
  • Cine-@ (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
97
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  • Fathers
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Aging
  • Families
  • Dementia
  • Aging
  • Families
Technique
live action
Label
The father, Sony Pictures Classics, Les Films du Cru and Film4 present ; in association with Orange Studio, Canal+, Ciné+ ; Embankment Films ; a F Comme Film, Trademark Films, Ciné-@ production ; producer, Christophe Spadone ; producer, Simon Friend ; produced by David Parfitt, Jean-Louis Livi, Philippe Carcassonne ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller ; directed by Florian Zeller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2020
  • Based on the play by Florian Zeller
  • Aspect ratio 2.39:1
  • Special features: Perception check: portrait of The father; Homecoming: making The father; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
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
on1240501866
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396573130
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 57313
  • 5572050
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The father, Sony Pictures Classics, Les Films du Cru and Film4 present ; in association with Orange Studio, Canal+, Ciné+ ; Embankment Films ; a F Comme Film, Trademark Films, Ciné-@ production ; producer, Christophe Spadone ; producer, Simon Friend ; produced by David Parfitt, Jean-Louis Livi, Philippe Carcassonne ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller ; directed by Florian Zeller
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2020
  • Based on the play by Florian Zeller
  • Aspect ratio 2.39:1
  • Special features: Perception check: portrait of The father; Homecoming: making The father; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
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
on1240501866
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 97 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396573130
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 57313
  • 5572050
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital
Terms governing use
Home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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