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The Resource Half nelson, Thinkfilm ; Hunting Lane Films presents in association with Silverwood Films/Original Media ; a film by Ryan Fleck & Anna Boden ; directed by Ryan Fleck ; written by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck ; produced by Jamie Patricof ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Half nelson, Thinkfilm ; Hunting Lane Films presents in association with Silverwood Films/Original Media ; a film by Ryan Fleck & Anna Boden ; directed by Ryan Fleck ; written by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck ; produced by Jamie Patricof ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Label
Half nelson
Title
Half nelson
Statement of responsibility
Thinkfilm ; Hunting Lane Films presents in association with Silverwood Films/Original Media ; a film by Ryan Fleck & Anna Boden ; directed by Ryan Fleck ; written by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck ; produced by Jamie Patricof ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A high school teacher with a drug habit finds a friendship in an unlikely source - one of his troubled students. Will their relationship help them or harm them?
Awards note
Deauville Film Festival, 2006: Jury Special Prize (Ryan Fleck); Revelations Prize (Ryan Fleck).
Cataloging source
IK2
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Andrij Parekh ; editor, Anna Boden ; music, Broken-Social-Scene
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R for drug content throughout, language and some sexuality
Language note
English dialogue with English or Spanish subtitles and closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Ryan Gosling, Shareeka Epps, Anthony Mackie, Deborah Rush, Jay O. Sanders, Nicole Vicius, Denis O'Hare, Monique Gabriela Curnen, Starla Benford, Tina Holmes, Karen Chilton, Collins Pennie
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1980-
  • 1978-
  • 1953-
  • 1973-
  • 1987-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Boden, Anna
  • Fleck, Ryan
  • Patricof, Jamie
  • Gosling, Ryan
  • Epps, Shareeka
  • Mackie, Anthony
  • Rush, Deborah
  • Sanders, Jay O.
  • Vicius, Nicole
  • O'Hare, Denis
  • Curnen, Monique Gabriela
  • Benford, Starla
  • Holmes, Tina
  • Chilton, Karen
  • Pennie, Collins
  • Parekh, Andrij
  • Broken Social Scene (Musical group)
  • Thinkfilm (Firm)
  • Hunting Lane Films
  • Silverwood Films
  • Journeyman Pictures (Firm)
  • Original Media
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • High school teachers
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Drug addiction
  • Problem youth
  • Friendship
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Half nelson, Thinkfilm ; Hunting Lane Films presents in association with Silverwood Films/Original Media ; a film by Ryan Fleck & Anna Boden ; directed by Ryan Fleck ; written by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck ; produced by Jamie Patricof ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Filmmaker commentary, deleted & extended scenes, outtakes, rhymefest "Want" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm83774190
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.)
Isbn
9781424845170
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396178595
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
17859
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.78:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital stereo ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Half nelson, Thinkfilm ; Hunting Lane Films presents in association with Silverwood Films/Original Media ; a film by Ryan Fleck & Anna Boden ; directed by Ryan Fleck ; written by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck ; produced by Jamie Patricof ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Filmmaker commentary, deleted & extended scenes, outtakes, rhymefest "Want" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm83774190
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Anamorphic widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 107 min.)
Isbn
9781424845170
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396178595
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
17859
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.78:1) ; Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital stereo ; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
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