The Resource Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)

Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)

Label
Children of men
Title
Children of men
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
The world's youngest citizen has just died at 18, and humankind is facing the likelihood of its own extinction. Set in and around a dystopian London fractious with violence and warring nationalistic sects, Children of Men follows the unexpected discovery of a lone pregnant woman and the desperate journey to deliver her to safety and restore faith for a future beyond those presently on Earth
Awards note
Venice Film Festival, 2006: Golden Osella - Outstanding Technical Contribution (Emmanuel Lubezki) ; Laterna Magica Prize (Alfonso Cuarón)
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; editors, Alfonso Cuarón, Alex Rodríguez ; music, John Tavener
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.6
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, language, some drug use and brief nudity
Language note
  • Soundtrack in English, Spanish or French; subtitles in English, Spanish of French
  • Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.C45 2007
PerformerNote
Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Charlie Hunnam, Claire-Hope Ashitey, Pam Ferris, Danny Huston, Peter Mullan, Jacek Koman, Oana Pellea, Paul Sharma, Michael Klesic
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Owen, Clive
  • Moore, Julianne
  • Caine, Michael
  • Cuarón, Alfonso
  • James, P. D
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fertility, Human
  • Birth intervals
  • Extinction (Biology)
  • Population
  • Human rights workers
  • Pregnant women
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by P.D. James
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features included
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
bwiocm06019652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (1hr., 50 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193251329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 61032513
  • 2000739
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AV00101769
System control number
.b20668995
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 5.1 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Children of men, Universal Pictures ; Strike Entertainment ; Hit & Run Productions ; Quietus Productions, Ltd. ; produced by Marc Abraham ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón ... [et al.] ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by P.D. James
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features included
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
bwiocm06019652
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (1hr., 50 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193251329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 61032513
  • 2000739
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
AV00101769
System control number
.b20668995
System details
DVD player required; Dolby 5.1 surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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