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The Resource Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr. and Naomi Foner ; screenplay by Naomi Foner ; directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal, (videorecording)

Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr. and Naomi Foner ; screenplay by Naomi Foner ; directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal, (videorecording)

Label
Losing Isaiah
Title
Losing Isaiah
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr. and Naomi Foner ; screenplay by Naomi Foner ; directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A white couple adopt an African American newborn, but his birthmother reappears several years later and wants to contest the adoption
Cataloging source
MZ3
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrzej Bartkowiak ; editor, Harvey Rosenstock ; music, Mark Isham ; costume designer, Mary Malin ; production designer, Jeannine C. Oppewall
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L67 2017
PerformerNote
Jessica Lange, Halle Berry, David Strathairn, Cuba Gooding, Jr., Samuel L. Jackson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1945-
  • 1968-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Margolis, Seth Jacob
  • Gyllenhaall, Stephen
  • Koch, Howard W.
  • Lange, Jessica
  • Berry, Halle
  • Strathairn, David
  • Gooding, Cuba
  • Jackson, Samuel L.
  • Isham, Mark
  • Bartkowiak, Andrzej
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Margolis, Seth Jacob
  • Birthmothers
  • Trials (Custody of children)
  • Interracial adoption
  • Families in motion pictures
  • Adoption
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr. and Naomi Foner ; screenplay by Naomi Foner ; directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Based on the novel by Seth Margolis
Bar code
31223124786154
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792190721
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00032429257499
  • 032429257499
  • 097363283645
  • 883929313730
  • 032429259813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59159995000
  • 32836
  • 2077880
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1016124863
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital, surround; widescreen format, enhanced for 16:9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Losing Isaiah, Paramount Pictures ; produced by Howard W. Koch, Jr. and Naomi Foner ; screenplay by Naomi Foner ; directed by Stephen Gyllenhaal, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1995
  • Based on the novel by Seth Margolis
Bar code
31223124786154
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9780792190721
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 00032429257499
  • 032429257499
  • 097363283645
  • 883929313730
  • 032429259813
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59159995000
  • 32836
  • 2077880
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1016124863
System details
DVD, region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital, surround; widescreen format, enhanced for 16:9 TVs
Video recording format
DVD

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