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The Resource Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; produced by Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay by Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; directed by Mike Nichols. --, (videorecording)

Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; produced by Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay by Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; directed by Mike Nichols. --, (videorecording)

Label
Wit
Title
Wit
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; produced by Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay by Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; directed by Mike Nichols. --
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devasting illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Cataloging source
OSTC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, John Bloom ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • Includes audio tracks in English and Spanish with subtitles in English, Spanish and French
PerformerNote
Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Eileen Atkins, Audra McDonald, Jonathan M. Woodward, Harold Pinter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-
  • 1934-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Lloyd, Christopher
  • Atkins, Eileen
  • Edson, Margaret
  • HBO Films
  • Avenue Pictures
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer in women
  • Made-for-TV movies
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; produced by Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay by Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; directed by Mike Nichols. --, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 2001
  • Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Isbn
9780783118413
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359178122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91781
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbk00072022
  • 546440
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; produced by Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay by Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; directed by Mike Nichols. --, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 2001
  • Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson
  • For specific added features see container or interactive features menu while viewing disc
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Isbn
9780783118413
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359178122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91781
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbk00072022
  • 546440
System details
DVD ; full screen presentation
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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