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The Resource The English patient, Miramax Films presents a Saul Zaentz production ; an Anthony Minghella film ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; screenplay and directed by Anthony Minghella

The English patient, Miramax Films presents a Saul Zaentz production ; an Anthony Minghella film ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; screenplay and directed by Anthony Minghella

Label
The English patient
Title
The English patient
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films presents a Saul Zaentz production ; an Anthony Minghella film ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; screenplay and directed by Anthony Minghella
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje, a complicated WWII saga told in flashback sequences. A mysterious stranger is cared for by British allies unaware of his dangerous past. Yet, as the mystery of his identity is revealed, an incredible tale of passion, intrigue and adventure unfolds. Best Picture, Best Director-Anthony Minghella, and Best Supporting Actress-Juliette Binoche. I
Member of
Awards note
Winner, 1997 Academy Awards for Best Picture (Saul Zaentz); Best Director (Anthony Minghella); Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Juliette Binoche); Best Cinematography (John Seale); Best Film Editing (Walter Murch); Best Music, Original Dramatic Score (Gabriel Yared); Best Sound (Walter Murch, Mark Berger, David Parker, Christopher Newman); Best Art Direction-Set Decoration (Stuart Craig, Stephanie McMillan); Best Costume Design (Ann Roth).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R (for sexuality, some violence and language)
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned; also released with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
PerformerNote
Kristin Scott Thomas, Ralph Fiennes, Juliette Binoche, Willem Dafoe, Naveen Andrews
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1964-
  • 1969-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zaentz, Saul
  • Minghella, Anthony
  • Scott-Thomas, Kristin
  • Fiennes, Ralph
  • Binoche, Juliette
  • Dafoe, Willem
  • Andrews, Naveen
  • Ondaatje, Michael
  • Miramax Films
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
162
Series statement
Miramax collector's series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ordnance disposal units
  • Geographers
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Nurses
  • Love
  • Thieves
  • Spies
  • Jilf al Kabir Plateau (Egypt)
  • Florence (Italy)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The English patient, Miramax Films presents a Saul Zaentz production ; an Anthony Minghella film ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; screenplay and directed by Anthony Minghella
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: master class with screenwriter and director; the making of; a historical look at the real count Almasy; two feature commentary tracks with the filmmakers; from novel to screenplay; the formidable Saul Zaentz; about the author Michael Ondaatje; filmmaker conversations with Anthony Minghella, Saul Zaentz, Michael Ondaatje and editor Walter Murch
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
2 videodiscs (162 min.)
Isbn
9780788853395
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936239065
  • 031398138136
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 35002
  • 30519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55881775
  • (Sirsi) o55881775
  • (TMQ) o55881775
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 Digital surround sound, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The English patient, Miramax Films presents a Saul Zaentz production ; an Anthony Minghella film ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; screenplay and directed by Anthony Minghella
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Based on the novel by Michael Ondaatje
  • Wide screen
  • Special features: master class with screenwriter and director; the making of; a historical look at the real count Almasy; two feature commentary tracks with the filmmakers; from novel to screenplay; the formidable Saul Zaentz; about the author Michael Ondaatje; filmmaker conversations with Anthony Minghella, Saul Zaentz, Michael Ondaatje and editor Walter Murch
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
2 videodiscs (162 min.)
Isbn
9780788853395
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936239065
  • 031398138136
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 35002
  • 30519
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55881775
  • (Sirsi) o55881775
  • (TMQ) o55881775
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS 5.1 Digital surround sound, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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