The Resource Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett, (videorecording)

Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett, (videorecording)

Label
Freeheld
Title
Freeheld
Statement of responsibility
Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Based on the Oscar-winning short documentary and adapted by the writer of Philadelphia, Freeheld is the true love story of Laurel Hester [Julianne Moore] and Stacie Andree [Ellen Page] and their fight for justice. A decorated New Jersey police detective, Laurel is diagnosed with cancer and wants to leave her hard earned pension to her domestic partner, Stacie. However the county officials, Freeholders, conspire to prevent Laurel from doing this. Hard-nosed detective Dane Wells [Michael Shannon], and activist Steven Goldstein [Steve Carell], unite in Laurel and Stacie's defense, rallying police officers and ordinary citizens to support their struggle for equality
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Maryse Alberti ; music, Hans Zimmer, Johnny Marr ; editor, Andrwe Mondshein
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Language note
  • Audio in English and French ; subtitled in French ; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Julianne Moore, Ellen Page, Michael Shannon, Steve Carell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1974-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sollett, Peter
  • Nyswaner, Ron.
  • Moore, Julianne.
  • Page, Ellen.
  • Shannon, Michael
  • Carell, Steve
  • Summit Entertainment
  • Bankside Films (Firm)
  • Entertainment One (Firm : Canada)
Runtime
103
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hester, Laurel
  • Domestic partner benefits
  • Lesbians
  • Policewomen
  • Biographical films
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Peter Sollett, Julianne Moore and Ellen Page; The making-of Freeheld; Freeheld to freedom: Ocean County then and now; Freeheld documentary
  • Based on the documentary by Cynthia Wade
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212112539
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
211253DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lwv00006162
  • 814306
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Freeheld, Summit Entertainment presents ; in association with Bankside Films and Endgame Entertainment ; in association with Head Gear Films and Metrol Technology ; a Masproduction/Shiny Penny/Lieutenant Films production ; screenplay by Ron Nyswaner ; directed by Peter Sollett, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Peter Sollett, Julianne Moore and Ellen Page; The making-of Freeheld; Freeheld to freedom: Ocean County then and now; Freeheld documentary
  • Based on the documentary by Cynthia Wade
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212112539
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
211253DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lwv00006162
  • 814306
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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