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The Resource Elephant, HBO Films presents, in association with Fine Line Features, a Meno Film and Blue Relief production ; produced by Dany Wolf ; written and directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording DVD)

Elephant, HBO Films presents, in association with Fine Line Features, a Meno Film and Blue Relief production ; produced by Dany Wolf ; written and directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Elephant
Title
Elephant
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films presents, in association with Fine Line Features, a Meno Film and Blue Relief production ; produced by Dany Wolf ; written and directed by Gus Van Sant
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A realistic drama that takes the viewer inside an American high school on one single, ordinary day that very rapidly turns tragic. It observes the comings and goings of its characters from a safe distance. The experiences of each student range from friendly and innocent to traumatic and deeply disturbing
Related
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival, 2003: Palme d'Or ; Best Director (Gus Van Sant).
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harris Savides ; editor, Gus Van Sant ; art direction, Benjamin Hayden ; executive producers, Diane Keaton, Bill Robinson
Dewey number
792.9
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Dialogue in English with optional soundtracks in French and Spanish and optional subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.E44 2003 DVD
PerformerNote
Alex Frost, Eric Deulen, John Robinson, Elias McConnell, Jordan Taylor, Timothy Bottoms
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1986-
  • 1985-
  • 1949-
  • 1957-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wolf, Dany
  • Van Sant, Gus
  • Frost, Alex
  • Deulen, Eric
  • Robinson, John
  • McConnell, Elias
  • Taylor, Jordan
  • Bottoms, Timothy
  • Savides, Harris
  • HBO Films
  • Fine Line Features
  • Meno Films
  • Blue Relief (Firm)
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
80
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High schools
  • High school students
  • School violence
  • High school students
  • Violence in adolescence
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Elephant, HBO Films presents, in association with Fine Line Features, a Meno Film and Blue Relief production ; produced by Dany Wolf ; written and directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2003
  • Double-sided disc
  • Special features: documentary short "On the set of the film Elephant: rolling through time" (12 min.) ; theatrical trailers
Carrier category
video disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Side. 1. Feature in 4:3 aspect [full frame] or 16:9 aspect [widescreen] -- Side 2. Special features
Control code
ocm55054624
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Isbn
9780783127903
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359222924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92229
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55054624
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS, 2.0 mono.; widescreen and full screen formats
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elephant, HBO Films presents, in association with Fine Line Features, a Meno Film and Blue Relief production ; produced by Dany Wolf ; written and directed by Gus Van Sant, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2003
  • Double-sided disc
  • Special features: documentary short "On the set of the film Elephant: rolling through time" (12 min.) ; theatrical trailers
Carrier category
video disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Side. 1. Feature in 4:3 aspect [full frame] or 16:9 aspect [widescreen] -- Side 2. Special features
Control code
ocm55054624
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (80 min.)
Isbn
9780783127903
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359222924
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92229
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55054624
System details
DVD, region 1; NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS, 2.0 mono.; widescreen and full screen formats
Video recording format
DVD

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