The Resource Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley, (videorecording)

Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley, (videorecording)

Label
Stories we tell
Title
Stories we tell
Statement of responsibility
Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley
Contributor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Distributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A "genre-twisting film by director Sarah Polley, who investigates the elusive truths of her eclectic family of storytellers as she playfully interrogates a cast of characters who each relate their version of the family mythology. Polley reveals the essence of family as she uncovers the secrets buried deep within-- "--Container
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Iris Ng ; editor, Michael Munn ; music, Jonathan Goldsmith ; Michael's narration written by Michael Polley
Dewey number
306.85
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements involving sexuality, brief strong language and smoking
Language note
  • English dialogue; optional subtitles in English and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
HQ503
LC item number
.S76 2013
PerformerNote
  • Rebecca Jenkins, Peter Evans, Alex Hatz, Justin Goodhand, Seamus Morrison, Allie MacDonald, Lani Billard
  • Storytellers: Michael Polley, Harry Gulkin, Susy Buchan, John Buchan, Mark Polley, Joanna Polley, Cathy Gulkin, Marie Murphy, Robert MacMillan, Anne Tait, Dierdre Bowen
  • Narration by Michael Polley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polley, Sarah
  • Lee, Anita
  • Polley, Michael
  • Gulkin, Harry
  • Buchan, Susy
  • Buchan, John
  • Polley, Mark
  • Polley, Joanna
  • Gulkin, Cathy
  • Murphy, Marie
  • Bowen, Deirdre
  • Jenkins, Rebecca
  • Evans, Peter
  • Hatz, Alex
  • Goodhand, Justin
  • Ng, Iris
  • Munn, Michael
  • Goldsmith, Jonathan
  • Roadside Attractions (Firm)
  • National Film Board of Canada
  • Lions Gate Films
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Communication in families
  • Storytelling
  • Familias
  • Narración de cuentos
Technique
live action
Label
Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture released in 2012
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
  • Aspect ratio: 1.78:1; enhanced for 16x9 TVs
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn851205183
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 108 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w seq.
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)851205183
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture released in 2012
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
  • Aspect ratio: 1.78:1; enhanced for 16x9 TVs
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn851205183
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 108 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w seq.
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)851205183
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital audio
Video recording format
DVD

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