The Resource Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording DVD)

Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Boys don't cry
Title
Boys don't cry
Statement of responsibility
a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engspa
  • eng
Summary
A transgendered youth starts living as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. He moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under his new identity. All goes well until his new friends discover his secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself
Awards note
Academy Award, Best Actress, Hilary Swank, 1999.
Cataloging source
SUC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; writers, Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; director, Kimberly Peirce ; cinematography, Jim Denault ; editors, Lee Percy, Tracy Granger ; music, Nathan Larson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Peirce, Kimberly
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Sevigny, Chloë
  • Sarsgaard, Peter
  • Sexton, Brendan
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teena, Brandon
  • Transsexuals
  • Hate crimes
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
Technique
live action
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Includes an additional sound track of audio commentary by the director, a featurette (5 min.), the original theatrical trailer, and other related materials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543001737
  • 024543001744 (2009)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm44023460
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen version
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Includes an additional sound track of audio commentary by the director, a featurette (5 min.), the original theatrical trailer, and other related materials
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543001737
  • 024543001744 (2009)
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm44023460
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
laserdisc

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