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The Resource Sweet land, LaSalle Holland presents a film by Ali Selim in association with I20 dB Films ; Beautiful Motion Pictures in association with Libermania and Channel Z Films ; producers Jim Bigham, Alan Cumming, Ali Selim ; written and directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)

Sweet land, LaSalle Holland presents a film by Ali Selim in association with I20 dB Films ; Beautiful Motion Pictures in association with Libermania and Channel Z Films ; producers Jim Bigham, Alan Cumming, Ali Selim ; written and directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)

Label
Sweet land
Title
Sweet land
Statement of responsibility
LaSalle Holland presents a film by Ali Selim in association with I20 dB Films ; Beautiful Motion Pictures in association with Libermania and Channel Z Films ; producers Jim Bigham, Alan Cumming, Ali Selim ; written and directed by Ali Selim
Contributor
Actor
Author of screenplay,
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Inge is a feisty German mail-order bride who has come to Minnesota to marry Olaf, a young Norwegian immigrant farmer of few words. But in a post-WWI, anti-German climate, the local minister openly forbids the marriage. Inge and Olaf fall in love despite the town's disapproval. But when the town banker attempts to foreclose on the farm of his friend Frandsen, Olaf takes a stand
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, David Tumblety ; editor, James Stanger ; composer, Mark Orton ; costume designer, Eden Miller ; production deisgner, James R. Bakkom ; art director, Emily Davis
Date time place
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for brief partial nudity and mild language
Language note
English dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Reaser, Tim Guinee, Lois Smith, Ned Beatty, Alan Cumming, Alex Kingston, John Heard, Paul Sand, Stephen Pelinski, Patrick Heusinger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1975-
  • 1930-
  • 1965-
  • 1946-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reaser, Elizabeth
  • Guinee, Tim
  • Smith, Lois
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Cumming, Alan
  • Kingston, Alex
  • Heard, John
  • Sand, Paul
  • Heusinger, Patrick
  • Bigham, James
  • Selim, Ali
  • LaSalle Holland (Firm)
  • Beautiful Motion Pictures (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
111
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mail order brides
  • Norwegians
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet land, LaSalle Holland presents a film by Ali Selim in association with I20 dB Films ; Beautiful Motion Pictures in association with Libermania and Channel Z Films ; producers Jim Bigham, Alan Cumming, Ali Selim ; written and directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Inspired by the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver
  • Special features: Commentary by cast and crew ; 'Sweet Land : a labor of love story' featurette ; Theatrical trailer
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
ocn122353921
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 SWEET ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0803MW142.
Other control number
024543449744
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 122353921
  • (Sirsi) 122353921
  • (OCoLC)122353921
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet land, LaSalle Holland presents a film by Ali Selim in association with I20 dB Films ; Beautiful Motion Pictures in association with Libermania and Channel Z Films ; producers Jim Bigham, Alan Cumming, Ali Selim ; written and directed by Ali Selim, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Inspired by the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver
  • Special features: Commentary by cast and crew ; 'Sweet Land : a labor of love story' featurette ; Theatrical trailer
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
ocn122353921
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ; widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (111 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 SWEET ; XX-D ; 1 DVD/1 AW ; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0803MW142.
Other control number
024543449744
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2244974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 122353921
  • (Sirsi) 122353921
  • (OCoLC)122353921
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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