The Resource Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; executive producers Pamela Koffler, Jonathan Sehring, Caroline Kaplan, John Sloss ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp, John Hart, Eva Kolooner, Christine Vachon ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)

Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; executive producers Pamela Koffler, Jonathan Sehring, Caroline Kaplan, John Sloss ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp, John Hart, Eva Kolooner, Christine Vachon ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)

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 present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; executive producers Pamela Koffler, Jonathan Sehring, Caroline Kaplan, John Sloss ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp, John Hart, Eva Kolooner, Christine Vachon ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Teena Brandon alters her appearance to appear as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. She moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under her new identity. All goes well until her new friends discover her secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself
Cataloging source
SUC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Jim Denault ; editors, Lee Percy, Tracy Granger ; music, Nathan Larson
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
  • approximately 1956-
  • 1980-
  • 1960-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Koffler, Pamela R
  • Sehring, Jonathan
  • Kaplan, Caroline
  • Sloss, John
  • Sharp, Jeffrey
  • Hart, John
  • Kolooner, Eva
  • Vachon, Christine
  • Peirce, Kimberly
  • Bienen, Andy
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Sevigny, Chloë
  • Sarsgaard, Peter
  • Sexton, Brendan
  • Denault, Jim
  • Percy, Lee
  • Granger, Tracy
  • Larson, Nathan
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Independent Film Channel
  • Killer Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teena, Brandon
  • Feature films
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; executive producers Pamela Koffler, Jonathan Sehring, Caroline Kaplan, John Sloss ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp, John Hart, Eva Kolooner, Christine Vachon ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Anamorphic widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1). Includes an additional sound track of audio commentary by the director, a featurette (5 min.), the original theatrical trailer, and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm44023460
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions present a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production ; executive producers Pamela Koffler, Jonathan Sehring, Caroline Kaplan, John Sloss ; produced by Jeffrey Sharp, John Hart, Eva Kolooner, Christine Vachon ; written by Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; directed by Kimberly Peirce, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Anamorphic widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1). Includes an additional sound track of audio commentary by the director, a featurette (5 min.), the original theatrical trailer, and TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm44023460
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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