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The Resource Mary and Max, Screen Australia presents a Melodrama Pictures Production in association with Film Victoria, SBS Television Australia, Adirondack Pictures ; produced by Melanie Coombs ; written, directed and designed by Adam Elliot

Mary and Max, Screen Australia presents a Melodrama Pictures Production in association with Film Victoria, SBS Television Australia, Adirondack Pictures ; produced by Melanie Coombs ; written, directed and designed by Adam Elliot

Label
Mary and Max
Title
Mary and Max
Statement of responsibility
Screen Australia presents a Melodrama Pictures Production in association with Film Victoria, SBS Television Australia, Adirondack Pictures ; produced by Melanie Coombs ; written, directed and designed by Adam Elliot
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Mary is a lonely eight-year-old in the suburbs of Melbourne. Struggling with questions that no one can answer, she writes to Max, an obese 44-year-old Jewish man with Asperger's Syndrome living in New York City, which starts a friendship that spans 20 years and two continents
Related
Awards note
2009 Ottawa International Animation Festival, Grand Prize.
Cataloging source
TXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Gerald Thompson; art director, Craig Fison
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
  • English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
PN1997.5
LC item number
.M39 2008
PerformerNote
Barry Humphries, narrator; voices: Toni Collette (Mary); Philip Seymour Hoffman (Max); Eric Bana (Damian)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-2014
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bana, Eric
  • Hoffman, Philip Seymour
  • Collette, Toni
  • Elliot, Adam
  • Kinsella, Stella
  • Coombs, Melanie
  • Screen Australia
  • Melodrama Pictures (Firm)
  • Film Victoria
  • Special Broadcasting Service (Australia)
  • Adirondack Pictures (Firm)
  • IFC Films
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Girls
  • Asperger's syndrome
  • Letter writing
  • Pen pals
  • Friendship
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Melbourne (Vic.)
Technique
animation
Label
Mary and Max, Screen Australia presents a Melodrama Pictures Production in association with Film Victoria, SBS Television Australia, Adirondack Pictures ; produced by Melanie Coombs ; written, directed and designed by Adam Elliot
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/431/000000000010431968.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Based on a true story."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features include: US and international trailers; commentary by director; Behind the scenes; a documentary Making of Mary & Max, directed by Stella Kinsella; alternate scenes, and a short film Harvie Krumpet, written and directed by Allan Elliot
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
884839
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9780788613081
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306184791
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
IFC1847
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780788613081
  • (OCoLC)649860957
System details
Blu-ray disc; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; enhanced for widescreen TVs; 5.1 Dolby Digital, 5.1 DTS-HD Master sound formats; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Mary and Max, Screen Australia presents a Melodrama Pictures Production in association with Film Victoria, SBS Television Australia, Adirondack Pictures ; produced by Melanie Coombs ; written, directed and designed by Adam Elliot
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/431/000000000010431968.gif
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Based on a true story."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features include: US and international trailers; commentary by director; Behind the scenes; a documentary Making of Mary & Max, directed by Stella Kinsella; alternate scenes, and a short film Harvie Krumpet, written and directed by Allan Elliot
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
884839
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9780788613081
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
030306184791
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
IFC1847
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780788613081
  • (OCoLC)649860957
System details
Blu-ray disc; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; enhanced for widescreen TVs; 5.1 Dolby Digital, 5.1 DTS-HD Master sound formats; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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