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The Resource Children of men, Universal Pictures presents a Strike Entertainment production in association with Hit & Run Productions ; produced by Marc Abraham, Eric Newman, Hilary Shor, Iain Smith, Tony Smith ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón & Timothy J. Sexton and David Arata and Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (videorecording)

Children of men, Universal Pictures presents a Strike Entertainment production in association with Hit & Run Productions ; produced by Marc Abraham, Eric Newman, Hilary Shor, Iain Smith, Tony Smith ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón & Timothy J. Sexton and David Arata and Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (videorecording)

Label
Children of men
Title
Children of men
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents a Strike Entertainment production in association with Hit & Run Productions ; produced by Marc Abraham, Eric Newman, Hilary Shor, Iain Smith, Tony Smith ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón & Timothy J. Sexton and David Arata and Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
London, 2027: Humanity has become infertile, no child has been born for 18 years, and society has devolved into violence. A London peace activist turned bureaucrat Theo Faron, joins forces with Julian, his revolutionary ex-wife, in order to save mankind by protecting a woman who has mysteriously became pregnant--a woman who may be the last hope of mankind's survival..
Awards note
Venice Film Festival, 2006: Golden Osella - Outstanding Technical Contribution (Emmanuel Lubezki) ; Laterna Magica Prize (Alfonso Cuarón).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Credits note
Director of photography, Emmanuel Lubezki ; editors, Alfonso Cuarón, Alex Rodríguez ; music, John Tavener
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, language, some drug use and brief nudity
Language note
Dialogue in English, French, or Spanish with optional subtitles in Spanish or French ; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
C4553746 2007
PerformerNote
Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Charlie Hunnam
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1959-
  • 1976-
  • 1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Abraham, Marc
  • Newman, Eric
  • Shor, Hilary
  • Smith, Iain
  • Smith, Tony
  • Cuarón, Alfonso
  • Sexton, Timothy J.
  • Arata, David
  • Fergus, Mark
  • Ostby, Hawk
  • Owen, Clive
  • Moore, Julianne
  • Caine, Michael
  • Ejiofor, Chiwetel
  • Hunnam, Charlie
  • Lubezki, Emmanuel
  • Rodríguez, Alex
  • Tavener, John
  • James, P. D
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Strike Entertainment (Firm)
  • Hit and Run Productions
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • End of the world
  • Infertility, Male
  • Twenty-first century
  • History teachers
  • Oxford (England)
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Label
Children of men, Universal Pictures presents a Strike Entertainment production in association with Hit & Run Productions ; produced by Marc Abraham, Eric Newman, Hilary Shor, Iain Smith, Tony Smith ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón & Timothy J. Sexton and David Arata and Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Based on the novel by P.D. James
  • Special features: 4 behind-the-scenes featurettes ; deleted scenes ; commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm81305113
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
0251932513292
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193251329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61032513
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual layer format ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.85:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; region 1,
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Children of men, Universal Pictures presents a Strike Entertainment production in association with Hit & Run Productions ; produced by Marc Abraham, Eric Newman, Hilary Shor, Iain Smith, Tony Smith ; screenplay by Alfonso Cuarón & Timothy J. Sexton and David Arata and Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby ; directed by Alfonso Cuarón, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Based on the novel by P.D. James
  • Special features: 4 behind-the-scenes featurettes ; deleted scenes ; commentary
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm81305113
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
0251932513292
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025193251329
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
61032513
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual layer format ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.85:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround ; region 1,
Video recording format
DVD
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