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The Resource August the first, an L-Train Productions production in association with Ugly Productions ; executive producer, Gail Olabisi ; produced by Nicky Arezu Akmal, Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi, Gabriel "Swede" Sedgwick, ; directed by Lanre Olabisi ; written by Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi

August the first, an L-Train Productions production in association with Ugly Productions ; executive producer, Gail Olabisi ; produced by Nicky Arezu Akmal, Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi, Gabriel "Swede" Sedgwick, ; directed by Lanre Olabisi ; written by Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi

Label
August the first
Title
August the first
Statement of responsibility
an L-Train Productions production in association with Ugly Productions ; executive producer, Gail Olabisi ; produced by Nicky Arezu Akmal, Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi, Gabriel "Swede" Sedgwick, ; directed by Lanre Olabisi ; written by Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The morning of Tunde's graduation party things have already begun to unravel. Tunde has managed to alienate his sister, Simisola. His older brother, Ade, persistently plagues him with criticism, and their mother has started drinking again. Unbeknownst to most, Tunde has orchestrated the return of his long estranged father, resurrecting unresolved family anguish against the backdrop of Tunde's celebration
Cataloging source
CPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Larry Hillier; editor, Alexander Kopit
Intended audience
Not subject to rating by the MPAA. This film is not recommended for ages under 17 without parental permission
Language note
Closed-cartioned
PerformerNote
Ian Alsup, D. Rubin Green, Joy Merriweather, Kerisse Hutchinson, Sean Phillips
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olabisi, Gail
  • Akmal, Nicky Arezu
  • Alexander, Shawn
  • Olabisi, Lanre
  • Sedgwick, Gabriel
  • Alsup, Ian
  • Green, D. Rubin
  • Merriweather, Joy
  • Hutchinson, Kerisse
  • Phillips, Sean MacLeod
  • L-Train Productions
  • Ugly Productions
  • Film Movement (Firm)
Runtime
81
Series statement
Film Movement series;
Series volume
v. 6, film 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fathers and sons
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Families
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
August the first, an L-Train Productions production in association with Ugly Productions ; executive producer, Gail Olabisi ; produced by Nicky Arezu Akmal, Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi, Gabriel "Swede" Sedgwick, ; directed by Lanre Olabisi ; written by Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released theatrically in 2007
  • Special features include: biographies of Lanre Olabisi, Ian Alsup, D. Rubin Green, Joy Merriweather, Sean Phillips, and Kerisse Hutchinson; the short film Tell us the truth Josephine / directed by Valerie Buhagiar (Canada, 16 min.); August the First theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Isbn
9781436123075
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV063
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn213676574
  • (OCoLC)213676574
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; 16:9
Video recording format
DVD
Label
August the first, an L-Train Productions production in association with Ugly Productions ; executive producer, Gail Olabisi ; produced by Nicky Arezu Akmal, Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi, Gabriel "Swede" Sedgwick, ; directed by Lanre Olabisi ; written by Shawn Alexander, Lanre Olabisi
Publication
Note
  • Originally released theatrically in 2007
  • Special features include: biographies of Lanre Olabisi, Ian Alsup, D. Rubin Green, Joy Merriweather, Sean Phillips, and Kerisse Hutchinson; the short film Tell us the truth Josephine / directed by Valerie Buhagiar (Canada, 16 min.); August the First theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (81 min.)
Isbn
9781436123075
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DV063
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn213676574
  • (OCoLC)213676574
System details
DVD; region 1; NTSC; 16:9
Video recording format
DVD

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