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The Resource Frances, EMI Films presents a Brooksfilms production ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; written by Eric Bergren, Christopher DeVore, Nicholas Kazan ; directed by Graeme Clifford, (DVD videorecording)

Frances, EMI Films presents a Brooksfilms production ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; written by Eric Bergren, Christopher DeVore, Nicholas Kazan ; directed by Graeme Clifford, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Frances
Title
Frances
Statement of responsibility
EMI Films presents a Brooksfilms production ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; written by Eric Bergren, Christopher DeVore, Nicholas Kazan ; directed by Graeme Clifford
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Depicts Frances Farmer, the notorious 1930s movie star whose impassioned opinions and outspoken behavior created scandal throughout the industry. But when she was betrayed by the studio system and committed to a mental asylum by her domineering mother, Frances descended into a madness that shocked the world--Container
Awards note
Two Academy Awards: Best Actress, Jessica Lange ; Best Supporting Actress, Kim Stanley
Cataloging source
EYP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Laszlo Kovacs ; editor, John Wright ; music, John Barry ; production designer, Richard Sylbert
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R, restricted
Language note
Audio: English (2.0 Dolby digital), French (monaural Dolby digital); closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Jessica Lange, Sam Shepard, Kim Stanley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1943-2017
  • 1933-2007
  • 1933-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sanger, Jonathan.
  • Clifford, Graeme
  • Lange, Jessica
  • Shepard, Sam
  • Stanley, Kim.
  • Bergren, Eric
  • De Vore, Christopher
  • Kazan, Nicholas
  • Kovacs, Laszlo
  • Wright, John
  • Barry, John
  • Sylbert, Richard
  • Lions Gate Films
  • E.M.I. Films
  • Brooksfilms (Firm)
Runtime
173
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Farmer, Frances
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Feature films
  • Biographical films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Frances, EMI Films presents a Brooksfilms production ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; written by Eric Bergren, Christopher DeVore, Nicholas Kazan ; directed by Graeme Clifford, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Graeme Clifford; "A Hollywood Life: Remembering Frances" featurette; theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 173 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153100464
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27703
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)569384275
  • (OCoLC)ocn569384275
  • 666489
System details
DVD; 16x9 widescreen 1.85:1 DVD screen format; 2.0 Dolby digital (English); monaural Dolby digital (French); region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Frances, EMI Films presents a Brooksfilms production ; produced by Jonathan Sanger ; written by Eric Bergren, Christopher DeVore, Nicholas Kazan ; directed by Graeme Clifford, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Graeme Clifford; "A Hollywood Life: Remembering Frances" featurette; theatrical trailer
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 173 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
017153100464
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27703
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)569384275
  • (OCoLC)ocn569384275
  • 666489
System details
DVD; 16x9 widescreen 1.85:1 DVD screen format; 2.0 Dolby digital (English); monaural Dolby digital (French); region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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