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The Resource An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films presents a Finola Dwyer Productions/Wildgaze Films production in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a film by Lone Sherfig ; director of photography, John de Borman ; executive producers, James D. Stern, Douglas E. Hansen, Wendy Japhet, David M. Thompson, Jamie Laurenson, Nick Hornby ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig

An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films presents a Finola Dwyer Productions/Wildgaze Films production in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a film by Lone Sherfig ; director of photography, John de Borman ; executive producers, James D. Stern, Douglas E. Hansen, Wendy Japhet, David M. Thompson, Jamie Laurenson, Nick Hornby ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig

Label
An education
Title
An education
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films presents a Finola Dwyer Productions/Wildgaze Films production in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a film by Lone Sherfig ; director of photography, John de Borman ; executive producers, James D. Stern, Douglas E. Hansen, Wendy Japhet, David M. Thompson, Jamie Laurenson, Nick Hornby ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig
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Contributor
Actor
Author
Composer
Costume designer
Designer
Director
Director of photography
Film editor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the early 1960's, 16-year-old Jenny Mellor lives with her parents in a London suburb. She is smart, pretty, and working toward her goal of being accepted into Oxford. Her life will take a big turn when she meets David, a man twice her age. Now she must decide if she will pursue an education at Oxford, or if she will choose to learn all that a charismatic older man can teach her
Awards note
Film awards for British Academy of Film and Television Arts, Best Leading Actress (Mulligan), 2010; Winner: Audience award, Sundance Film Festival, 2009
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Education (Motion picture)
Credits note
Costume designer, Odile Dicks-Mireaux ; editor, Barney Pilling ; production designer, Andrew McAlpine ; music, Paul Englishby
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material involving sexual content and for smoking
Language note
English dialogue with optional French or English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.E383 2010
PerformerNote
Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina, Rosamund Pike, Dominic Cooper, Olivia Williams, Cara Seymour, Sally Hawkins, Ellie Kendrick, Amanda Fairbank-Hynes, Matthew Beard, Emma Thompson, Carey Mulligan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1950 July 18-
  • 1953-
  • 1979-
  • 1978-
  • 1968-
  • 1990-
  • 1989-
  • 1985-
  • 1944-
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  • Scherfig, Lone
  • De Borman, John
  • Stern, James D.
  • Hansen, Douglas E.
  • Japhet, Wendy
  • Thompson, David
  • Laurenson, Jamie
  • Hornby, Nick
  • Dwyer, Finola
  • Posey, Amanda
  • Sarsgaard, Peter
  • Molina, Alfred
  • Pike, Rosamund
  • Cooper, Dominic
  • Williams, Olivia
  • Seymour, Cara
  • Hawkins, Sally
  • Kendrick, Ellie
  • Fairbank-Hynes, Amanda
  • Beard, Matthew
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Mulligan, Carey
  • Dicks-Mireaux, Odile
  • Pilling, Barney
  • McAlpine, Andrew
  • Englishby, Paul
  • Barber, Lynn
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • BBC Films
  • Finola Dwyer Productions
  • Wildgaze Films
  • Endgame Entertainment (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Barber, Lynn
  • Teenage girls
  • May-December romances
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films presents a Finola Dwyer Productions/Wildgaze Films production in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a film by Lone Sherfig ; director of photography, John de Borman ; executive producers, James D. Stern, Douglas E. Hansen, Wendy Japhet, David M. Thompson, Jamie Laurenson, Nick Hornby ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100071077
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on a memoir by Lynn Barber
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Commentary with director Lone Scherfig and actors Carey Mulligan and Peter Sarsgaard; "The making of An education" featurette; :Walking the red carpet" featurette; Deleted scenes
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
Control code
772431
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396331730
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
33173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o496323356
  • (OCoLC)496323356
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films presents a Finola Dwyer Productions/Wildgaze Films production in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a film by Lone Sherfig ; director of photography, John de Borman ; executive producers, James D. Stern, Douglas E. Hansen, Wendy Japhet, David M. Thompson, Jamie Laurenson, Nick Hornby ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; directed by Lone Scherfig
Link
http://www.mrqe.com/movies/m100071077
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on a memoir by Lynn Barber
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Commentary with director Lone Scherfig and actors Carey Mulligan and Peter Sarsgaard; "The making of An education" featurette; :Walking the red carpet" featurette; Deleted scenes
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
Control code
772431
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (100 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396331730
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
33173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o496323356
  • (OCoLC)496323356
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; anamorphic widescreen (2.35) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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