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The Resource Whiplash, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bold Film presents ; a Blumhouse/Right of Way production ; produced by Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook, Michel Litvak, David Lancaster ; written and directed by Damien Chazelle, (DVD videorecording)

Whiplash, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bold Film presents ; a Blumhouse/Right of Way production ; produced by Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook, Michel Litvak, David Lancaster ; written and directed by Damien Chazelle, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Whiplash
Title
Whiplash
Statement of responsibility
a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bold Film presents ; a Blumhouse/Right of Way production ; produced by Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook, Michel Litvak, David Lancaster ; written and directed by Damien Chazelle
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite East coast music conservatory. Plagued by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew hungers day and night to become one of the greats. Terence Fletcher, an instructor equally known for his teaching talents as for his terrifying methods, leads the top jazz ensemble in the school. Fletcher discovers Andrew and transfers the aspiring drummer into his band
Awards note
Academy Awards, 2015: Best supporting actor (Simmons); best film editing, best sound mixing.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Music supervisor, Andy Ross ; score, Justin Hurwitz ; original big band songs, Justin Hurwitz ; original big band competition pieces, Tim Simonec ; film editor, Tim Cross ; production designer, Melanie Paizis-Jones ; director of photography, Sharone Meir
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong language including some sexual references
Language note
In English, dubbed French (PAR), or dubbed Spanish; English, French, or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities
PerformerNote
Miles Teller, J. K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Paul Reiser, Austin Stowell, Nate Lang
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1985-
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  • Chazelle, Damien
  • Blum, Jason
  • Estabrook, Helen
  • Litvak, Michel
  • Lancaster, David
  • Teller, Miles
  • Simmons, J. K.
  • Benoist, Melissa
  • Reiser, Paul
  • Stowell, Austin
  • Lang, Nate
  • Hurwitz, Justin
  • Simonec, Tim
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Bold Films
  • Blumhouse Productions
  • Right of Way Films (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
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  • Drummers (Musicians)
  • Conservatories of music
  • Music teachers
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Video recordings for people with visual disabilities
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Whiplash, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bold Film presents ; a Blumhouse/Right of Way production ; produced by Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook, Michel Litvak, David Lancaster ; written and directed by Damien Chazelle, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Damien Chazelle and J. K. Simmons; An evening at the Toronto International Film Festival with Miles Teller, J. K. Simmons, and Damien Chazelle
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396445642
  • 043396455900
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
44564
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)900016564
  • (OCoLC)ocn900016564
  • 680160
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Whiplash, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Bold Film presents ; a Blumhouse/Right of Way production ; produced by Jason Blum, Helen Estabrook, Michel Litvak, David Lancaster ; written and directed by Damien Chazelle, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Damien Chazelle and J. K. Simmons; An evening at the Toronto International Film Festival with Miles Teller, J. K. Simmons, and Damien Chazelle
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396445642
  • 043396455900
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
44564
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)900016564
  • (OCoLC)ocn900016564
  • 680160
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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