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The Resource Speak, Showtime Independent Films presents a Fred Berner Films production ; produced by Fred Berner, Matthew Myers ; screenplay by Annie Young-Frisbie and Jessica Sharzer ; directed by Jessica Sharzer, (videorecording)

Speak, Showtime Independent Films presents a Fred Berner Films production ; produced by Fred Berner, Matthew Myers ; screenplay by Annie Young-Frisbie and Jessica Sharzer ; directed by Jessica Sharzer, (videorecording)

Label
Speak
Title
Speak
Statement of responsibility
Showtime Independent Films presents a Fred Berner Films production ; produced by Fred Berner, Matthew Myers ; screenplay by Annie Young-Frisbie and Jessica Sharzer ; directed by Jessica Sharzer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Speak unfolds a story about Melinda, a smart and spirited high school freshman who retreats into self-imposed silence after she is raped one night at a party. Eventually through her work in art class, she begins to reach out to others
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Andrij Parekh ; editor, Peter C. Frank; original score by Christopher Libertino
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for mature thematic material involving a teen rape
Language note
In English (Dolby digital 5.1) or Spanish (mono); closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Kristen Stewart, Robert John Burke, Eric Lively, Elizabeth Perkins, D.B. Sweeney, Steve Zahn
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1990-
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  • Sharzer, Jessica
  • Stewart, Kristen
  • Burke, Robert
  • Lively, Eric
  • Perkins, Elizabeth
  • Sweeney, D. B
  • Zahn, Steve
  • Libertino, Christopher
  • Showtime Entertainment
Runtime
93
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  • Teenage girls
  • Rape victims
  • High school students
  • Rape
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Speak, Showtime Independent Films presents a Fred Berner Films production ; produced by Fred Berner, Matthew Myers ; screenplay by Annie Young-Frisbie and Jessica Sharzer ; directed by Jessica Sharzer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on Showtime in 2004
  • Based on the novel by Laurie Halse Anderson
  • Special features: commentary with director and author; cast filmographies; study guide; behind the scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61157155
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9781594472367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445115925
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SHO1159D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV; Dolby digital; Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Speak, Showtime Independent Films presents a Fred Berner Films production ; produced by Fred Berner, Matthew Myers ; screenplay by Annie Young-Frisbie and Jessica Sharzer ; directed by Jessica Sharzer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally broadcast on Showtime in 2004
  • Based on the novel by Laurie Halse Anderson
  • Special features: commentary with director and author; cast filmographies; study guide; behind the scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61157155
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9781594472367
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445115925
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SHO1159D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; widescreen presentation enhanced for 16:9 TV; Dolby digital; Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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