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The Resource Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; presents and Allied production ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (videorecording)

Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; presents and Allied production ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (videorecording)

Label
Snow in August
Title
Snow in August
Statement of responsibility
Showtime Entertainment ; presents and Allied production ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In the summer of 1947, the friendship of a young Catholic boy, Michael (Peter Tambakis) with a Czech rabbi (Stephen Rea) inspires the wrath of a local Irish street gang, a situation that boils over when Michael witnesses the vicious beating of a Jewish shopkeeper. Soon, Michael has lost his childhood best friends and is forced to turn for help to an ancient Jewish text with the power to summon a supernatural protector
Cataloging source
CO2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Tatiana Riegel ; music, Peter Himmelman
Intended audience
TV rating: PD-M; for implied sex
Language note
English (Dolby surround) or Spanish dialogue (mono); closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Peter Tambakis, Stephen Rea, Lolita Davidovich
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Eberts, Jake
  • Young, Lenny
  • Friedenberg, Richard
  • Tambakis, Peter
  • Rea, Stephen
  • Davidovich, Lolita
  • Riegel, Tatiana
  • Himmelman, Peter
  • Hamill, Pete
  • Showtime Entertainment
  • Showtime Networks
Runtime
105
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  • Friendship
  • Jewish way of life
  • Made-for-TV movies
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Film adaptations
  • Amistad
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; presents and Allied production ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Full screen presentation; Region 1 encoding
  • Title from disc
  • "From the best selling novel by Pete Hamill"--Cover
  • Special features: in-depth filmographies; extensive photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52422872
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781932228113
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445306620
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SHO3066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-2965
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; presents and Allied production ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Full screen presentation; Region 1 encoding
  • Title from disc
  • "From the best selling novel by Pete Hamill"--Cover
  • Special features: in-depth filmographies; extensive photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm52422872
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781932228113
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445306620
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SHO3066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADQ-2965
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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