The Resource Philomena

Philomena

Label
Philomena
Title
Philomena
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
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
Awards note
Academy Awards, 2014: Nominated for Best Picture, Best Actress (Dench), Best Original Score (Desplat), Best Adapted Screenplay (Coogan and Pope)
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Censorship classification : M
Language note
In English
PerformerNote
Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Mare Winningham, Michelle Fairley, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Simone Lahbib, Barbara Jefford, Anna Maxwell Martin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1989-
  • 1965-
  • 1930-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frears, Stephen
  • Coogan, Steve
  • Pope, Jeff
  • Tana, Gabrielle
  • Seaward, Tracey
  • Dench, Judi
  • Winningham, Mare
  • Fairley, Michelle
  • Kennedy Clark, Sophie
  • Lahbib, Simone
  • Jefford, Barbara
  • Maxwell Martin, Anna
  • Ryan, Robbie
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • Boyle, Consolata
  • Sixsmith, Martin.
  • Weinstein Company
  • Yucaipa Films
  • Patȟ Distribution Limited
  • BBC Films
  • British Film Institute
  • Studio Canal+
  • Cine Plus
  • Baby Cow Productions
  • Magnolia Mae Films (Firm)
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lee, Philomena
  • Sixsmith, Martin
  • Hess, Michael A
  • Sixsmith, Martin
  • Teenage mothers
  • Unmarried mothers
  • Adoption
  • Illegitimate children
  • Journalists
  • Lawyers
  • Politicians
  • Parent and child
  • Biographical films
  • Film adaptations
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Philomena
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • "HOP0634" ; "57933SDO"
  • Based on the book "The lost child of Philomena Lee" by Martin Sixsmith
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • 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
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 DVD-video (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9321337149264
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
  • 57933SDO
  • HOP0634
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 000052847324
System details
DVD region 4 ; PAL
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Philomena
Distribution
Note
  • "HOP0634" ; "57933SDO"
  • Based on the book "The lost child of Philomena Lee" by Martin Sixsmith
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • 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
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 DVD-video (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9321337149264
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
  • 57933SDO
  • HOP0634
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 000052847324
System details
DVD region 4 ; PAL
Video recording format
DVD

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