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The Resource The eclipse, Magnolia Pictures ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; RadioTelefís Éireann and Broadcasting Commisson of Ireland present a Treasure Entertainment production ; a film by Conor McPherson ; produced by Robert Walpole ; written by Conor McPherson and Billy Roche ; directed by Conor McPherson

The eclipse, Magnolia Pictures ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; RadioTelefís Éireann and Broadcasting Commisson of Ireland present a Treasure Entertainment production ; a film by Conor McPherson ; produced by Robert Walpole ; written by Conor McPherson and Billy Roche ; directed by Conor McPherson

Label
The eclipse
Title
The eclipse
Statement of responsibility
Magnolia Pictures ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; RadioTelefís Éireann and Broadcasting Commisson of Ireland present a Treasure Entertainment production ; a film by Conor McPherson ; produced by Robert Walpole ; written by Conor McPherson and Billy Roche ; directed by Conor McPherson
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Michael Farr, a teacher raising his two kids alone since his wife died two years earlier, has been seeing and hearing strange things late at night. He isn't sure if he is having nightmares, or if he's experiencing a haunting. Working as a volunteer for an international literary festival, he is assigned to Lena Morelle, an author of books about ghosts and the supernatural. Establishing a rapport with one another, Michael opens up and shares his terrifying experiences with her. However, Lena's attention is distracted by another novelist, Nicholas Holden, with whom she had a brief affair. The trajectories of these three people lead them into a life-altering collision where the challenges of love, fear of the unknown, and release from the burden of grief are explored
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography by Ivan McCullough, film editing by Emer Reynolds
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language and some disturbing images
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish subtitles. Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Aidan Quinn, Ciarán Hinds, Iben Hjejle, Dorothy Cotter, Eanna Hardwicke, Hanna Lynch, Jim Norton, Hilary O'Shaughnessy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1953-
  • 1971-
  • 1981-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hinds, Ciarán
  • Hjejle, Iben
  • Quinn, Aidan.
  • Cotter, Dorothy
  • Hardwicke, Eanna.
  • Lynch, Hannah.
  • O'Shaughnessy, Hilary.
  • Norton, Jim
  • Walpole, Robert
  • McPherson, Conor
  • Roche, Billy.
  • Bord Scannán na hÉireann
  • Broadcasting Commission of Ireland
  • Raidió Teilifís Éireann
  • Magnolia Pictures (Firm)
  • Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Widowers
  • Teachers
  • Authors
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Ghosts
  • Grief
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The eclipse, Magnolia Pictures ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; RadioTelefís Éireann and Broadcasting Commisson of Ireland present a Treasure Entertainment production ; a film by Conor McPherson ; produced by Robert Walpole ; written by Conor McPherson and Billy Roche ; directed by Conor McPherson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on "Tales from rainwater pond" by Billy Roche
  • Special features: Making of the Eclipse ; HDNet: A look at the eclipse
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 (88 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964003032
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn642225641
  • (Sirsi) o642225641
  • (OCoLC)642225641
  • 657405
  • 657405
System details
DVD, 2.00:1 widescreen ; 5.1 and 2.0 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The eclipse, Magnolia Pictures ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; RadioTelefís Éireann and Broadcasting Commisson of Ireland present a Treasure Entertainment production ; a film by Conor McPherson ; produced by Robert Walpole ; written by Conor McPherson and Billy Roche ; directed by Conor McPherson
Publication
Note
  • Based on "Tales from rainwater pond" by Billy Roche
  • Special features: Making of the Eclipse ; HDNet: A look at the eclipse
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 (88 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964003032
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
10303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn642225641
  • (Sirsi) o642225641
  • (OCoLC)642225641
  • 657405
  • 657405
System details
DVD, 2.00:1 widescreen ; 5.1 and 2.0 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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