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The Resource Beautiful thing, Sony Pictures Classics ; Channel Four Films presents ; a World production ; written by Jonathan Harvey ; produced by Tony Garnett and Bill Shapter ; directed by Hettie Macdonald, (videorecording)

Beautiful thing, Sony Pictures Classics ; Channel Four Films presents ; a World production ; written by Jonathan Harvey ; produced by Tony Garnett and Bill Shapter ; directed by Hettie Macdonald, (videorecording)

Label
Beautiful thing
Title
Beautiful thing
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; Channel Four Films presents ; a World production ; written by Jonathan Harvey ; produced by Tony Garnett and Bill Shapter ; directed by Hettie Macdonald
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two teenage boys, next-door neighbors Jamie and Ste, unexpectedly fall in love and subsequently deal with coming to terms with their sexuality
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival, Director's fortnight award, 1996
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Chris Seager ; editor, Don Fairservice ; original music composed, conducted, and arranged by John Altman
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R
  • 11-adult
Intended audience source
BWI
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English
  • Closed captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B43 2003
PerformerNote
Linda Henry, Glen Berry, Scott Neal, Ben Daniels, Tameka Empson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1978-
  • 1978-
  • 1964-
  • 1968-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hendry, Linda
  • Berry, Glen
  • Neal, Scott
  • Daniels, Ben
  • Empson, Tameka
  • Harvey, Jonathan
  • Garnett, Tony
  • Shapter, Bill
  • MacDonald, Hettie
  • Altman, John
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Channel Four Films (Firm)
  • World Productions (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay teenagers
  • Homosexuality
  • Coming out (Sexual orientation)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Beautiful thing, Sony Pictures Classics ; Channel Four Films presents ; a World production ; written by Jonathan Harvey ; produced by Tony Garnett and Bill Shapter ; directed by Hettie Macdonald, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Jonathan Harvey
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
Bar code
  • 31223130113252
  • 31223130113286
  • 31223069661909
  • 31223130113260
  • 31223130113278
  • 31223130113294
  • 31223130113229
  • 31223130113245
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781404931879
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009684
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
00968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Beautiful thing, Sony Pictures Classics ; Channel Four Films presents ; a World production ; written by Jonathan Harvey ; produced by Tony Garnett and Bill Shapter ; directed by Hettie Macdonald, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Jonathan Harvey
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
Bar code
  • 31223130113252
  • 31223130113286
  • 31223069661909
  • 31223130113260
  • 31223130113278
  • 31223130113294
  • 31223130113229
  • 31223130113245
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 DVD (ca. 90 min.)
Isbn
9781404931879
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396009684
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
00968
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby digital stereo.; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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