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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

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

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
Composer
Director
Distributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Narrator
Producer
Screenwriter
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
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture released in 2012
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
  • Aspect ratio: 1.78:1; enhanced for 16x9 TVs
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
990333
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white seq.
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o851205183
  • (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
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture released in 2012
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
  • Aspect ratio: 1.78:1; enhanced for 16x9 TVs
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
990333
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white seq.
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o851205183
  • (OCoLC)851205183
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital audio
Video recording format
DVD

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