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The Resource Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [and others] ; written by Kimberly Peirce and Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce

Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [and others] ; written by Kimberly Peirce and Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce

Label
Boys don't cry
Title
Boys don't cry
Statement of responsibility
a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [and others] ; written by Kimberly Peirce and Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Teena Brandon alters her appearance to appear as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. She moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under her new identity. All goes well until her new friends discover her secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself
Cataloging source
SUC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Jim Denault ; editors, Lee Percy, Tracy Granger ; music, Nathan Larson
Language note
In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1980-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Sevigny, Chloë
  • Sarsgaard, Peter
  • Sexton, Brendan
  • Peirce, Kimberly
  • Bienen, Andy
  • Sharp, Jeffrey
  • Larson, Nathan
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Independent Film Channel
  • Killer Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teena, Brandon
  • Independent films
  • Transsexuals
  • Nebraska
Technique
live action
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [and others] ; written by Kimberly Peirce and Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features includes: An additional sound track of audio commentary by the director, a featurette (5 min.), the original theatrical trailer, and other related materials, scene selections
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
44023460
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp ... [and others] ; written by Kimberly Peirce and Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Special features includes: An additional sound track of audio commentary by the director, a featurette (5 min.), the original theatrical trailer, and other related materials, scene selections
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
44023460
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD

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