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The Resource Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant

Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant

Label
Finding Forrester
Title
Finding Forrester
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jamal Wallace is a talented young basketball player in New York City whose secret passion is writing. After an accidental meeting, Forrester, a reclusive novelist, becomes Jamal's unlikely mentor. Soon, both men learn lessons from each other about life and the importance of friendship
Awards note
Berlin International Film Festival, 2001: Prize of the Guild of German Art House Cinemas.
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Finding Forrester (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Harris Savides; film editor, Valdis Oskarsdottir
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with optional French soundtrack; optional subtitles in English or French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1995.9.N49
LC item number
  • .F558 2001
  • F5 2001
NLM call number
Fin
PerformerNote
Cast: Sean Connery, F. Murray Abraham, Anna Paquin, Busta Rhymes, Rob Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mark, Laurence
  • Connery, Sean
  • Tollefson, Rhonda
  • Rich, Mike
  • Van Sant, Gus
  • Abraham, F. Murray
  • Paquin, Anna
  • Busta Rhymes
  • Brown, Rob
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Fountainbridge Films
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Basketball players
  • Novelists
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Basketball players
  • Novelists
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Special features: HBO making-of special (15 min.); found: Rob Brown (15 min.); deleted choir scenes (8 min.); filmographies, theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making of Finding Forrester
Control code
ocm46804462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780767861434
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396059894
  • 4339605989
  • 9780767861434
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05989
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46804462
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital & 2-channel Dolby surround, widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Special features: HBO making-of special (15 min.); found: Rob Brown (15 min.); deleted choir scenes (8 min.); filmographies, theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making of Finding Forrester
Control code
ocm46804462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780767861434
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 043396059894
  • 4339605989
  • 9780767861434
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05989
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46804462
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital & 2-channel Dolby surround, widescreen version
Video recording format
DVD

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