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The Resource Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox/Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; written by Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; produced by Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; director, Richard Eyre

Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox/Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; written by Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; produced by Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; director, Richard Eyre

Label
Iris
Title
Iris
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox/Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; written by Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; produced by Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; director, Richard Eyre
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Adapted from the memoirs of literary critic John Bayley, the film recounts his courtship of and long marriage to British novelist Iris Murdoch. The scenario tacks back and forth from the young Iris--ready to seduce one and all with her coy command of words and sex appeal--to the elder Iris--slowly giving way to the cruel erasure of Alzheimer's
Awards note
Academy Awards, USA, 2002: Oscar - Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Jim Broadbent)
Cataloging source
LVL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Iris (Motion picture : 2001)
Credits note
Director of photography, Roger Pratt ; editor, Martin Walsh ; music composed & conducted by James Horner ; solo violin, Joshua Bell ; costume designer, Ruth Myers ; production designer, Gemma Jackson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for sexuality/nudity and some language
Language note
English or dubbed French dialogue; closed-captioned
LC call number
PR6063.U7
LC item number
Z583 2002
PerformerNote
Judi Dench, Jim Broadbent, Kate Winslet, Hugh Bonneville, Penelope Wilton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1958-
  • 1943-
  • 1932-
  • 1934-
  • 1946-
  • 1925-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fox, Robert
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Eyre, Richard
  • Wood, Charles
  • Dench, Judi
  • Broadbent, Jim
  • Winslet, Kate
  • Bonneville, Hugh
  • Wilton, Penelope
  • Bayley, John
  • Miramax Films
  • BBC Films
  • Intermedia Films
  • Mirage Enterprises (Firm)
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Murdoch, Iris
  • Bayley, John
  • Women novelists, English
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox/Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; written by Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; produced by Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; director, Richard Eyre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on John Bayley's books "Iris : a memoir" and "Elegy for Iris"
  • Special features: a look at "Iris"; a special message from David Hyde Pierce; Alzheimer's Association honors "Iris" and Jim Broadbent
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.)
Isbn
9780788834578
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936178272
  • 065935142799
  • 031398150718
  • 031398150718
  • 031398150718
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10723517
Publisher number
  • 25749
  • 32185
  • 10723517
  • 10723517
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50437495
  • (Sirsi) o50437495
  • (OCoLC)50437495
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Iris, Miramax Films, BBC Films, Intermedia Films present ; a Mirage Enterprises, Robert Fox/Scott Rudin production of a Richard Eyre film ; written by Richard Eyre, Charles Wood ; produced by Robert Fox, Scott Rudin ; director, Richard Eyre
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Based on John Bayley's books "Iris : a memoir" and "Elegy for Iris"
  • Special features: a look at "Iris"; a special message from David Hyde Pierce; Alzheimer's Association honors "Iris" and Jim Broadbent
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.)
Isbn
9780788834578
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936178272
  • 065935142799
  • 031398150718
  • 031398150718
  • 031398150718
Other physical details
sound, color
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
10723517
Publisher number
  • 25749
  • 32185
  • 10723517
  • 10723517
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50437495
  • (Sirsi) o50437495
  • (OCoLC)50437495
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; dual-layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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