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The Resource Stories we tell, 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, 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
The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In this inspired, genre-twisting film, Oscar-nominated writer/director Sarah Polley discovers that the truth depends on who's telling it. Polley is both filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets behind a family of storytellers. She playfully interviews and interrogates a cast of characters of varying reliability, eliciting refreshingly candid, yet mostly contradictory, answers to the same questions
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Iris Ng ; editor, Michael Munn ; music by Jonathan Goldsmith
Dewey number
306.85
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements involving sexuality, brief strong language and smoking
Language note
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
HQ503
LC item number
.S76 2013
PerformerNote
Storytellers: Michael Polley, Harry Gulkin, Susy Buchan, John Buchan, Mark Polley, Joanna Polley ; narration by Michael Polley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polley, Sarah
  • Lee, Anita
  • Polley, Michael
  • Gulkin, Harry
  • Buchan, Susy
  • Buchan, John
  • Polley, Mark
  • Polley, Joanna
  • National Film Board of Canada
  • Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.)
Runtime
108
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Communication in families
  • Storytelling
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Stories we tell, The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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 and black and white
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn851205183
  • (Sirsi) o851205183
  • (OCoLC)851205183
  • 857297
  • 857297
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen (16x9, 1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Stories we tell, The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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 and black and white
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn851205183
  • (Sirsi) o851205183
  • (OCoLC)851205183
  • 857297
  • 857297
System details
DVD, region 1; widescreen (16x9, 1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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