The Resource Water, Fox Searchlight Pictures and Mongrel Media present in association with Telefilm Canada and Noble Nomad Pictures and Echo Lake Productions ; produced by David Hamilton ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta

Water, Fox Searchlight Pictures and Mongrel Media present in association with Telefilm Canada and Noble Nomad Pictures and Echo Lake Productions ; produced by David Hamilton ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta

Label
Water
Title
Water
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures and Mongrel Media present in association with Telefilm Canada and Noble Nomad Pictures and Echo Lake Productions ; produced by David Hamilton ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta
Title variation
Water [widescreen (DVD)]
Contributor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • hin
  • eng
  • spa
  • hin
  • hin
Summary
Chuyia, an Indian girl that is married and widowed at eight years old, is sent away to a home where Hindu widows must live in penitence. Her feisty presence affects the other residents, forcing each to confront their faith and society's prejudices
Awards note
Genie Awards, 2006: Best performance by an actress in a leading role (Biswas); Best achievement in cinematography; Best achievement in music - original score.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Mychael Danna ; editor, Colin Monie ; director of photography, Giles Nuttgens
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Closed captioned in English ; Dialogue in Hindi, with optional English or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.W6
LC item number
W3847 2006
PerformerNote
Lisa Ray, John Abraham, Seema Biswas
Runtime
117
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Water, Fox Searchlight Pictures and Mongrel Media present in association with Telefilm Canada and Noble Nomad Pictures and Echo Lake Productions ; produced by David Hamilton ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 2005 as a motion picture
  • Special features: Director Deepa Mehta commentary; "Behind-the-scenes" featurette; "The story behind the making of 'Water'" featurette
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
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543266143
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2236614
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70243935
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Water, Fox Searchlight Pictures and Mongrel Media present in association with Telefilm Canada and Noble Nomad Pictures and Echo Lake Productions ; produced by David Hamilton ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 2005 as a motion picture
  • Special features: Director Deepa Mehta commentary; "Behind-the-scenes" featurette; "The story behind the making of 'Water'" featurette
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
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543266143
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2236614
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm70243935
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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