The Resource Wadjda, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Razor Film in co-production with High Look Group and Rotana Studios, in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; co-producer, Amr Alkahtani ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour, (videorecording)

Wadjda, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Razor Film in co-production with High Look Group and Rotana Studios, in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; co-producer, Amr Alkahtani ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour, (videorecording)

Label
Wadjda
Title
Wadjda
Statement of responsibility
a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Razor Film in co-production with High Look Group and Rotana Studios, in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; co-producer, Amr Alkahtani ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ara
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • ara
  • ara
Summary
Wadjda, a fun-loving 10-year-old girl living in Saudi Arabia, has her heart set on a beautiful new bicycle. However, her mother won't allow it, fearing repercussions from a society that sees bicycles as dangerous to a girl's virtue
Awards note
Winner: Best International Feature, Audience Award, Los Angeles Film Festival - Telluride Film Festival; Winner: Cinema for Peace Award, Interfilm Award, Venice Film Festival - Tribeca Film Festival.
Cataloging source
JRG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lutz Reitemeier ; editor, Andreas Wodraschke ; original music, Max Richter
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG, for thematic elements, brief mild language and smoking
Language note
In Arabic or French (PAR); English or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); credits in parallel Arabic and English; some special features include English audio
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W33 2013
PerformerNote
Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Ahd, Abdullrahman Al Gohani
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1963-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Al-Mansour, Haifaa
  • Paul, Roman
  • Meixner, Gerhard
  • Alkahtani, Amr
  • Mohammed, Waad
  • Abdullah, Reem
  • Ahd
  • Juhanī, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān
  • Reitemeier, Lutz
  • Richter, Max
  • Wodraschke, Andreas
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Razor Filmproduktion (Firm)
  • High Look Group
  • Rotana Distribution (Firm)
  • Norddeutscher Rundfunk
  • Bayerischer Rundfunk
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls
  • Girls
  • Bicycles
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Contests
  • Saudi Arabia
Technique
live action
Label
Wadjda, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Razor Film in co-production with High Look Group and Rotana Studios, in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; co-producer, Amr Alkahtani ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Haifaa Al Mansour; The making of Wadjda; Director's Guild of America Q&A with Haifaa Al Mansour
Bar code
  • 31223107561376
  • 31223107204043
  • 31223107204068
  • 31223107204084
  • 31223107561335
  • 31223107561368
  • 31223107204126
  • 31223107204100
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 videodiscs (approximately 97 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396435421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
43542
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)869899828
System details
DVD: DVD, NTSC region 1, high definition widescreen (1.75:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wadjda, a Sony Pictures Classics release ; Razor Film in co-production with High Look Group and Rotana Studios, in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; co-producer, Amr Alkahtani ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Haifaa Al Mansour; The making of Wadjda; Director's Guild of America Q&A with Haifaa Al Mansour
Bar code
  • 31223107561376
  • 31223107204043
  • 31223107204068
  • 31223107204084
  • 31223107561335
  • 31223107561368
  • 31223107204126
  • 31223107204100
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 videodiscs (approximately 97 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396435421
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
43542
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)869899828
System details
DVD: DVD, NTSC region 1, high definition widescreen (1.75:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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