The Resource The Children Act, an A24 release ; Filmnation Entertainment and BBC Films present ; producer, Duncan Kenworthy ; writer, Ian McEwan ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording)

The Children Act, an A24 release ; Filmnation Entertainment and BBC Films present ; producer, Duncan Kenworthy ; writer, Ian McEwan ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording)

Label
The Children Act
Title
The Children Act
Statement of responsibility
an A24 release ; Filmnation Entertainment and BBC Films present ; producer, Duncan Kenworthy ; writer, Ian McEwan ; director, Richard Eyre
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Fiona Maye is a High Court judge in London ruling with wisdom and kindness over ethically complicated cases of family law. Fiona is tasked with ruling on the case of Adam, an exceptional boy who is refusing a life-saving blood transfusion. He is three months from his eighteenth birthday and legally still a child. Fiona visits Adam in the hospital and it has an extreme emotional impact on them both
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
  • MPAA rating: R; for a sexual reference
Language note
English dialogue; English and Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Ben Chaplin, Fionn Whitehead, Rosie Cavaliero, Honey Holmes, Nikki Amuka-bird, Jason Watkins
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1976-
  • 1966-
  • 1997-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chaplin, Ben.
  • Eyre, Richard
  • Thompson, Emma.
  • Tucci, Stanley.
  • Cavaliero, Rosie.
  • Holmes, Honey
  • Amuka-Bird, Nikki
  • Watkins, Jason
  • Whitehead, Fionn
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain.
  • Great Britain
  • Women judges
  • Teenage boys
  • Jehovah's Witnesses
  • Blood
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Children Act, an A24 release ; Filmnation Entertainment and BBC Films present ; producer, Duncan Kenworthy ; writer, Ian McEwan ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Ian McEwan
  • Wide screen
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 (106 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398293972
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
55070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02734874
  • 891846
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The Children Act, an A24 release ; Filmnation Entertainment and BBC Films present ; producer, Duncan Kenworthy ; writer, Ian McEwan ; director, Richard Eyre, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Ian McEwan
  • Wide screen
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 (106 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398293972
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
55070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av02734874
  • 891846
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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