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The Resource The celluloid closet, Sony Pictures Classics ; Home Box Office presents ; in association with Channel 4, ZDF/arte, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment ; in association with Hugh M. Hefner, James C. Hormel, Steve Tisch ; a Telling Pictures production ; produced and directed by Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman ; story by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sharon Wood ; narration written by Armistead Maupin, (videorecording)

The celluloid closet, Sony Pictures Classics ; Home Box Office presents ; in association with Channel 4, ZDF/arte, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment ; in association with Hugh M. Hefner, James C. Hormel, Steve Tisch ; a Telling Pictures production ; produced and directed by Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman ; story by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sharon Wood ; narration written by Armistead Maupin, (videorecording)

Label
The celluloid closet
Title
The celluloid closet
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; Home Box Office presents ; in association with Channel 4, ZDF/arte, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment ; in association with Hugh M. Hefner, James C. Hormel, Steve Tisch ; a Telling Pictures production ; produced and directed by Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman ; story by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sharon Wood ; narration written by Armistead Maupin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A study of the film industry's portrayal of homosexuals throughout history, the film looks at treatment of such characters and avoidance of gay issues. Commentary is provided by actors, writers, and others in the industry
Cataloging source
ICrlFAR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Nancy Schreiber ; editors, Jeffrey Friedman, Arnold Glassman ; music, Carter Burwell
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English; subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.H55 2001
PerformerNote
Narrated by Lily Tomlin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2017
  • 1955-
  • 1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tomlin, Lily
  • Hefner, Hugh M.
  • Hormel, James C. (James Catherwood), 1933-
  • Tisch, Steve
  • Epstein, Robert P.
  • Friedman, Jeffrey
  • Wood, Sharon
  • Maupin, Armistead
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Russo, Vito
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Home Box Office (Firm)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
  • Brillstein-Grey Entertainment
  • Telling Pictures
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homosexuality in motion pictures
  • Motion picture industry
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The celluloid closet, Sony Pictures Classics ; Home Box Office presents ; in association with Channel 4, ZDF/arte, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment ; in association with Hugh M. Hefner, James C. Hormel, Steve Tisch ; a Telling Pictures production ; produced and directed by Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman ; story by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sharon Wood ; narration written by Armistead Maupin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Vito Russo
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
  • Includes audio commentary with filmmakers, audio commentary with Vito Russo, "Rescued from the closet" documentary, talent files, and trailers for Suddenly last summer, The opposite of sex, and Philadelphia
Bar code
  • 31223069678499
  • 31223082468985
  • 31223063062666
  • 31223074265696
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
Edition
Standard format; special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767849005
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396821071
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
82107
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The celluloid closet, Sony Pictures Classics ; Home Box Office presents ; in association with Channel 4, ZDF/arte, Brillstein-Grey Entertainment ; in association with Hugh M. Hefner, James C. Hormel, Steve Tisch ; a Telling Pictures production ; produced and directed by Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman ; story by Rob Epstein, Jeffrey Friedman, Sharon Wood ; narration written by Armistead Maupin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Vito Russo
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
  • Includes audio commentary with filmmakers, audio commentary with Vito Russo, "Rescued from the closet" documentary, talent files, and trailers for Suddenly last summer, The opposite of sex, and Philadelphia
Bar code
  • 31223069678499
  • 31223082468985
  • 31223063062666
  • 31223074265696
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
Edition
Standard format; special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780767849005
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396821071
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
82107
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 2.0 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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