The Resource The handmaid's tale, a Daniel Wilson production in association with Cinetudes Film Productions and Odyssey/Cinecom International ; a film by Volker Schlöndorff

The handmaid's tale, a Daniel Wilson production in association with Cinetudes Film Productions and Odyssey/Cinecom International ; a film by Volker Schlöndorff

Label
The handmaid's tale
Title
The handmaid's tale
Statement of responsibility
a Daniel Wilson production in association with Cinetudes Film Productions and Odyssey/Cinecom International ; a film by Volker Schlöndorff
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Presents a world where America is ruled by a repressive, Bible-inspired regime; and past pollution means only 1% of women can bear children. A porential mother committing a crime is institutionalized, and sentenced to become a Handmaid. Her task: to bear the children of the man to whom she is assigned
Cataloging source
AU@
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Volker Schlöndorff ; produced by Daniel Wilson ; screenplay by Harold Pinter
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.H258
PerformerNote
Natasha Richardson, Aidan Quinn, Faye Dunaway, Robert Duval
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1930-2008
  • 1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlöndorff, Volker
  • Wilson, Daniel
  • Pinter, Harold
  • Richardson, Natasha
  • Quinn, Aidan
  • Dunaway, Faye
  • Duvall, Robert
  • Atwood, Margaret
  • Cinecom Entertainment Group
  • Cinetudes Film Productions
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Atwood, Margaret
  • Surrogate mothers
  • Slaves
  • Infertility, Female
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The handmaid's tale, a Daniel Wilson production in association with Cinetudes Film Productions and Odyssey/Cinecom International ; a film by Volker Schlöndorff
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features include: original trailer
  • Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
70127910
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
5021456159949
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
KAL1365
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)423409189
System details
DVD video. Dolby Digital. 16x9 widescreen (1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The handmaid's tale, a Daniel Wilson production in association with Cinetudes Film Productions and Odyssey/Cinecom International ; a film by Volker Schlöndorff
Publication
Note
  • Special features include: original trailer
  • Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
70127910
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
5021456159949
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
KAL1365
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)423409189
System details
DVD video. Dolby Digital. 16x9 widescreen (1.85:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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