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The Resource The Magdalene sisters, Miramax Films, Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hÉireann present a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films, a film by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; written and directed by Peter Mulan, (DVD videorecording)

The Magdalene sisters, Miramax Films, Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hÉireann present a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films, a film by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; written and directed by Peter Mulan, (DVD 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 hÉireann present a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films, a film by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; written and directed by Peter Mulan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Nigel Willoughby ; editor, Colin Monie ; music composer, Craig Armstrong ; costume designer, Trisha Biggar ; production designer, Mark Leese ; special effects supervisor, Steve Breheney
Intended audience
Rated R; for violence/cruelty, nudity, sexual content and language
Language note
English and French language tracks ; subtitles in English French and Spanish
PerformerNote
Geraldine McEwan, Anne-Marie Duff, Nora-Jane Noone, Dorothy Duffy, Eileen Walsh, Mary Murray, Britta Smith, Frances Healy, Eithne McGuinness
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mullan, Peter
  • Higson, Frances
  • McEwan, Geraldine
  • Duff, Anne-Marie
  • Noone, Nora-Jane
  • Duffy, Dorothy
  • Walsh, Eileen
  • Murray, Mary
  • Smith, Britta
  • Healy, Frances
  • McGuinness, Eithne
  • Willoughby, Nigel
  • Monie, Colin
  • Armstrong, Craig
  • Biggar, Trisha
  • Leese, Mark
  • Breheney, Steve
  • Miramax Films
  • Scottish Screen (Organization)
  • Film Council (Great Britain)
  • Bord Scannán na hÉireann
  • PFP Films (Firm)
  • Temple Films (Firm)
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Convents
  • Feature films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The Magdalene sisters, Miramax Films, Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hÉireann present a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films, a film by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; written and directed by Peter Mulan, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 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)ocm54069513
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Magdalene sisters, Miramax Films, Scottish Screen, The Film Council and The Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hÉireann present a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films, a film by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; written and directed by Peter Mulan, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 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)ocm54069513
System details
DVD, region 1, Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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