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The Resource Stories we tell., producers, Anita Lee, Silva Basmajian ; writer, Sarah Polley ; director, Sarah Polley

Stories we tell., producers, Anita Lee, Silva Basmajian ; writer, Sarah Polley ; director, Sarah Polley

Label
Stories we tell.
Title
Stories we tell.
Statement of responsibility
producers, Anita Lee, Silva Basmajian ; writer, Sarah Polley ; director, Sarah Polley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this inspired, genre-twisting film, Oscar-nominated writer/director Sarah Polley discovers that the truth depends on who's telling it. Polley is both filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets behind a family of storytellers. She playfully interviews and interrogates a cast of characters of varying reliability, eliciting refreshingly candid, yet mostly contradictory, answers to the same questions
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Sarah Polley
Dewey number
306.85
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for thematic elements involving sexuality, brief strong language and smoking
Language note
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
HQ503
LC item number
.S76 2013
PerformerNote
John Buchan, Tom Butler, Pixie Bigelow, Deirdre Bowen, Geoffrey Bowes, Susy Buchan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polley, Sarah
  • Lee, Anita
  • Basmajian, Silva
  • Polley, Michael
  • Buchan, John
  • Butler, Tom
  • Bigelow, Pixie
  • Lions Gate Films
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Communication in families
  • Storytelling
  • Familias
  • Narración de cuentos
Technique
live action
Label
Stories we tell., producers, Anita Lee, Silva Basmajian ; writer, Sarah Polley ; director, Sarah Polley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
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
1444189
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1444189
  • (OCoLC)851205183
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Stories we tell., producers, Anita Lee, Silva Basmajian ; writer, Sarah Polley ; director, Sarah Polley
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
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
1444189
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1444189
  • (OCoLC)851205183
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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