Coverart for item
The Resource Philomena, The Weinstein Company/Yucaipa Films, Pathé, BBC Films and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; A Baby Cow/Magnolia Mae Production ; a film by Stephen Frears ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward, (videorecording)

Philomena, The Weinstein Company/Yucaipa Films, Pathé, BBC Films and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; A Baby Cow/Magnolia Mae Production ; a film by Stephen Frears ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward, (videorecording)

Label
Philomena
Title
Philomena
Statement of responsibility
The Weinstein Company/Yucaipa Films, Pathé, BBC Films and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; A Baby Cow/Magnolia Mae Production ; a film by Stephen Frears ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Judi Dench stars in the story of Philomena Lee, mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given up for adoption. Nearly 50 years later, Philomena meets Martin Sixsmith, a former BBC reporter looking for his next big story. Together, they embark on a journey to locate her long lost son. As the pieces of the puzzle come together, the unlikely travel companions form a comic and heartwarming friendship. Based on the 2009 investigative book by Martin Sixsmith
Cataloging source
DYJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Make up and hair designer, Naomi Donne ; costume designer, Consolata Boyle ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; editor, Valerio Bonelli ; production designer, Alan Macdonald ; director of photography, Robbie Ryan
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language, thematic elements and sexual references
Language note
In English or dubbed French; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P45 2013
PerformerNote
Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Mare Winningham, Michaelle Fairley, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Simone Lahbib
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dench, Judi
  • Winningham, Mare
  • Fairley, Michelle
  • Lahbib, Simone
  • Frears, Stephen
  • Coogan, Steve
  • Tana, Gabrielle
  • Seaward, Tracey
  • Sixsmith, Martin
  • BBC Films
  • British Film Institute
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Philomena
  • Sixsmith, Martin
  • Hess, Michael A
  • Teenage mothers
  • Unmarried mothers
  • Adoption
  • Illegitimate children
  • Journalists
  • Legal drama
  • Political plays
  • Parent and child
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Philomena, The Weinstein Company/Yucaipa Films, Pathé, BBC Films and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; A Baby Cow/Magnolia Mae Production ; a film by Stephen Frears ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Based on the book "The lost child of Philomena Lee" by Martin Sixsmith
  • Special features: A conversation with Judi Dench; The real Philomena Lee; Q&A with Steve Coogan; Feature commentary with Steve Coogan and screenwriter Jeff Pope
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869881662
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 PHILOMENA ; XX-FF ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; LAP ; Y13MD036 ; LAP ; Z13MD005 ; LAP ; P14MD006.
Other control number
013132616315
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC61631
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 869881662
  • (Sirsi) 869881662
  • (OCoLC)869881662
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Philomena, The Weinstein Company/Yucaipa Films, Pathé, BBC Films and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; A Baby Cow/Magnolia Mae Production ; a film by Stephen Frears ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Based on the book "The lost child of Philomena Lee" by Martin Sixsmith
  • Special features: A conversation with Judi Dench; The real Philomena Lee; Q&A with Steve Coogan; Feature commentary with Steve Coogan and screenwriter Jeff Pope
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn869881662
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4365 PHILOMENA ; XX-FF ; 1DVD/1AW ; CC ; LAP ; Y13MD036 ; LAP ; Z13MD005 ; LAP ; P14MD006.
Other control number
013132616315
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
WC61631
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 869881662
  • (Sirsi) 869881662
  • (OCoLC)869881662
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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