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The Resource Magdalene sisters, Miramax films, Scottish Screen, The film Council and the Irish Film Board present a film by Peter Mullan, (DVD videorecording)

Magdalene sisters, Miramax films, Scottish Screen, The film Council and the Irish Film Board present a film by Peter Mullan, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Magdalene sisters
Title
Magdalene sisters
Statement of responsibility
Miramax films, Scottish Screen, The film Council and the Irish Film Board present a film by Peter Mullan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In Ireland in the 1960s, four women were sent to the Magdalene sisterhood asylum because of 'sinful' behavior. They all had to work in the laundry, where the strict nuns would break everyone's wills through sadistic punishment. Based on a true story
Awards note
Venice Film Festival: Winner, best picture.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Ed Guiney; produced by Frances Higson; written and directed by Peter Jullan
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English or optional French language; French & Spanish subtitles; Closed captioned
PerformerNote
Geraldine McEwan, Anne-Marie Duff, Dorothy Duffy, Nora Jane Noone, Eileen Walsh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mullan, Peter
  • McEwan, Geraldine
  • Duff, Anne-Marie
  • Duffy, Dorothy
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sin
  • Abused women
  • Punishment
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Magdalene sisters, Miramax films, Scottish Screen, The film Council and the Irish Film Board present a film by Peter Mullan, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD)(119 min.)
Isbn
9780788850882
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936233094
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
33435
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
591066
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Magdalene sisters, Miramax films, Scottish Screen, The film Council and the Irish Film Board present a film by Peter Mullan, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD)(119 min.)
Isbn
9780788850882
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936233094
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
33435
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
591066
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 surround; widescreen (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD

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