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The Resource Life during wartime, IFC Films presents a Werc Werk Works production ; producers, Christine K. Walker, Derrick Tseng ; written and directed by Todd Solondz, (videorecording)

Life during wartime, IFC Films presents a Werc Werk Works production ; producers, Christine K. Walker, Derrick Tseng ; written and directed by Todd Solondz, (videorecording)

Label
Life during wartime
Title
Life during wartime
Statement of responsibility
IFC Films presents a Werc Werk Works production ; producers, Christine K. Walker, Derrick Tseng ; written and directed by Todd Solondz
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This ensemble film tells the tale of a large dysfunctional family. Joy continues to have problems with her husband, Allen, and looks to her family for advice. A dead former boyfriend continues to try to win her heart from the great beyond. Joy's sister, Trish, meets a retiree whom she hopes will normalize her chaotic life. A third sister, screenwriter Helen, is full of bitterness toward both her family and her career. Their mother, Mona, wants absolutely nothing to do with men. And, ex-con Bill, Trish's former husband, wants to reconcile with their son
Member of
Cataloging source
MR0
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Ed Lachman ; editor, Kevin Messman ; music, Doug Bernheim
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA: Rated R for strong sexual content, brief nudity, and language including some disturbing dialogue
Language note
SDH, subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Shirley Henderson, Ciarán Hinds, Allison Janney, Ally Sheedy, Michael Lerner, Paul Reubens, Michael Kenneth Williams
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Solondz, Todd
  • Henderson, Shirley
  • Hinds, Ciarán
  • Janney, Allison
  • Walker, Christine Kunewa
  • Tseng, Derrick
  • IFC Films
  • Werc Werk Works (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
97
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
574
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Families
  • Married people
  • Fathers and sons
Technique
live action
Label
Life during wartime, IFC Films presents a Werc Werk Works production ; producers, Christine K. Walker, Derrick Tseng ; written and directed by Todd Solondz, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • Special features include: 'Ask Todd' and audio Q&A with director Todd Solondz ; 'Making of' documentary with cast interviews as well as on-set footage ; new interviews with photographer Ed Lachman ; original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn742059147
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604654547
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515084512
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC2036D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)742059147
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.78:1), Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Life during wartime, IFC Films presents a Werc Werk Works production ; producers, Christine K. Walker, Derrick Tseng ; written and directed by Todd Solondz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2010
  • Special features include: 'Ask Todd' and audio Q&A with director Todd Solondz ; 'Making of' documentary with cast interviews as well as on-set footage ; new interviews with photographer Ed Lachman ; original theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocn742059147
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604654547
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515084512
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC2036D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)742059147
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.78:1), Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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