The Resource Birdman : or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Fox Searchlight Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a New Regency/M Productions/Le Grisbi production ; an Alejandro G. Iñárritu film ; produced by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher, Arnon Milchan, James W. Skotchdopole ; written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo ; directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, (videorecording)

Birdman : or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Fox Searchlight Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a New Regency/M Productions/Le Grisbi production ; an Alejandro G. Iñárritu film ; produced by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher, Arnon Milchan, James W. Skotchdopole ; written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo ; directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, (videorecording)

Label
Birdman : or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Title
Birdman
Title remainder
or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a New Regency/M Productions/Le Grisbi production ; an Alejandro G. Iñárritu film ; produced by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher, Arnon Milchan, James W. Skotchdopole ; written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo ; directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu
Title variation
Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A black comedy story of an actor famous for portraying an iconic superhero as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself
Awards note
Academy Award Winner, 2015: Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Best Original Screenplay, Best Director (Alejandro González Iñárritu) ; Golden Globe Winner, 2015: Best Screenplay (Alejandro González Iñárritu), Best Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy (Michael Keaton).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Drum score, Antonio Sanchez ; editor, Douglas Crise, Stephen Mirrione ; director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; costume designer, Albert Wolsky
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language throughout, some sexual content and brief violence
Language note
In English (Dolby Digital 5.1), dubbed French (surround Dolby Digital 2.0), or dubbed Spanish (surround Dolby Digital 2.0); optional Spanish and French subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English audio description track for people with visual disabilities (5.1); closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B57 2015
PerformerNote
Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1981-
  • 1988-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Keaton, Michael
  • González Iñárritu, Alejandro
  • Lesher, John
  • Milchan, Arnon
  • Skotchdopole, James W.
  • Galifianakis, Zach
  • Norton, Edward
  • Riseborough, Andrea
  • Ryan, Amy
  • Stone, Emma
  • Watts, Naomi
  • Regency Enterprises
  • New Regency (Firm)
  • Le Grisbi Productions
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Actors
  • Casting (Performing arts)
  • Superheroes
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Birdman : or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Fox Searchlight Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a New Regency/M Productions/Le Grisbi production ; an Alejandro G. Iñárritu film ; produced by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher, Arnon Milchan, James W. Skotchdopole ; written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo ; directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features: Birdman: all-access ; gallery: Chivo's on-set photography
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
Control code
ocn900095211
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 BIRDMAN ; XX-FF ; 1DVD/1AW ; DVS ; [B14MD158, #2, 87@29.99, LAP/ddg ]
Other control number
024543954743
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2295474
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)900095211
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, dual-layer, widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1; surround Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Birdman : or, (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance), Fox Searchlight Pictures and Regency Enterprises present ; a New Regency/M Productions/Le Grisbi production ; an Alejandro G. Iñárritu film ; produced by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, John Lesher, Arnon Milchan, James W. Skotchdopole ; written by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Nicolás Giacobone, Alexander Dinelaris, Jr. & Armando Bo ; directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features: Birdman: all-access ; gallery: Chivo's on-set photography
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
Control code
ocn900095211
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (119 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
COMEDY 791.4361 BIRDMAN ; XX-FF ; 1DVD/1AW ; DVS ; [B14MD158, #2, 87@29.99, LAP/ddg ]
Other control number
024543954743
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2295474
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)900095211
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, dual-layer, widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1; surround Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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