The Resource Mother of George, Parts & Labor and Ajiwe Fun Orisha, in association with Maybach Film Productions, Simonsays Entertainment and 4 others ; a film by Andrew Dosunmu ; produced by Lars Knudsen, Jay Van Hoy ; produced by Matt Parker, Carly Hugo, Darci Picoult ; produced by Chris Maybach, Saemi Kim ; produced by Patrick Cunningham, Tony Okungbowa ; written by Darci Picoult, (videorecording)

Mother of George, Parts & Labor and Ajiwe Fun Orisha, in association with Maybach Film Productions, Simonsays Entertainment and 4 others ; a film by Andrew Dosunmu ; produced by Lars Knudsen, Jay Van Hoy ; produced by Matt Parker, Carly Hugo, Darci Picoult ; produced by Chris Maybach, Saemi Kim ; produced by Patrick Cunningham, Tony Okungbowa ; written by Darci Picoult, (videorecording)

Label
Mother of George
Title
Mother of George
Statement of responsibility
Parts & Labor and Ajiwe Fun Orisha, in association with Maybach Film Productions, Simonsays Entertainment and 4 others ; a film by Andrew Dosunmu ; produced by Lars Knudsen, Jay Van Hoy ; produced by Matt Parker, Carly Hugo, Darci Picoult ; produced by Chris Maybach, Saemi Kim ; produced by Patrick Cunningham, Tony Okungbowa ; written by Darci Picoult
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • yor
  • eng
  • eng
  • yor
  • eng
Summary
Adenike and Ayodele are a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn. Following the joyous celebration of the their wedding, complications arise out of their inability to conceive a child, a problem that devastates their family and defies cultural expectations, leading Adenike to make a shocking decision that could either save her family or destroy it
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director photography, Bradford Young ; editor, Oriana Soddu ; music, Philip Miller
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for sexuality, some language and a disturbing image
Language note
English and Yoruba dialogue with optional English subtitles and English subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.M68 2014
PerformerNote
Isaach De Bankolé, Tony Okungbowa, Danai Gurira, Yaya Alafia, Bukky Ajayi, Angelique Kidjo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1984-
  • 1964-
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  • Dosunmu, Andrew
  • Picoult, Darci
  • Parker, Matt
  • Hugo, Carly
  • Bankolé, Isaach de
  • Gurira, Danai
  • Okungbowa, Tony
  • Miller, Philip
  • Ajiwe Fun Orisha (Firm)
  • Maybach Film Productions
  • Parts and Labor (Firm)
  • SimonSays Entertainment (Firm)
  • Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
Runtime
106
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  • Nigerians
  • Nigerian Americans
  • Nigerian Americans
  • Childlessness
  • Conception
Technique
live action
Label
Mother of George, Parts & Labor and Ajiwe Fun Orisha, in association with Maybach Film Productions, Simonsays Entertainment and 4 others ; a film by Andrew Dosunmu ; produced by Lars Knudsen, Jay Van Hoy ; produced by Matt Parker, Carly Hugo, Darci Picoult ; produced by Chris Maybach, Saemi Kim ; produced by Patrick Cunningham, Tony Okungbowa ; written by Darci Picoult, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Extra features: audio commentary with the director, featurette 'A human story', deleted scenes and theatrical trailer
Bar code
  • 31223128795847
  • 31223128795862
  • 31223128795870
  • 31223128795904
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
896602002524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OSC-053
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)864914157
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 0; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound or 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Mother of George, Parts & Labor and Ajiwe Fun Orisha, in association with Maybach Film Productions, Simonsays Entertainment and 4 others ; a film by Andrew Dosunmu ; produced by Lars Knudsen, Jay Van Hoy ; produced by Matt Parker, Carly Hugo, Darci Picoult ; produced by Chris Maybach, Saemi Kim ; produced by Patrick Cunningham, Tony Okungbowa ; written by Darci Picoult, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Extra features: audio commentary with the director, featurette 'A human story', deleted scenes and theatrical trailer
Bar code
  • 31223128795847
  • 31223128795862
  • 31223128795870
  • 31223128795904
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
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 (106 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
896602002524
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OSC-053
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)864914157
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 0; widescreen; 5.1 surround sound or 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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