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The Resource Normal, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Jane Anderson ; written & directed by Jane Anderson

Normal, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Jane Anderson ; written & directed by Jane Anderson

Label
Normal
Title
Normal
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Jane Anderson ; written & directed by Jane Anderson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Roy and Irma are a devoted couple living a normal life in rural Illinois. At a party celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary, Roy inexplicably blacks out. As he awakens, it is with the realization that his life must change forever. Roy confesses to Irma that he's a woman trapped in a man's body and that he wants a sex change. A surprise to his wife, turns out to be a shock to the church-going community. Now Roy must face his friends, co-workers and his own children as he confronts his own transformation
Awards note
Emmy Awards, 2003: Emmy - Outstanding Makeup for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special (Non-Prosthetic) (Hallie D'Amore (key makeup artist), Linda Melazzo (makeup artist), Dorothy J. Pearl (makeup for Ms. Lange)).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alar Kivilo ; editor, Lisa Fruchtman ; music, Alex Wurman ; costume designer, Hope Hannafin ; production designer, Nina Ruscio
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated; adult content, adult language, brief nudity
Language note
English or French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Jessica Lange, Tom Wilkinson, Hayden Panettiere, Clancy Brown, Joe Sikora, Randall Arney, Richard Bull, Mary Seibel
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1948-
  • 1924-2014-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Anderson, Jane
  • Lange, Jessica
  • Wilkinson, Tom
  • Panettiere, Hayden
  • Brown, Clancy
  • Sikora, Joe
  • Arney, Randall
  • Bull, Richard
  • Seibel, Mary
  • Kivilo, Alar
  • Fruchtman, Lisa
  • Wurman, Alex
  • Hanafin, Hope
  • Ruscio, Nina
  • HBO Films
  • Avenue Pictures
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex change
  • Married people
  • Families
  • DVD-Video discs
  • Television mini-series
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Normal, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Jane Anderson ; written & directed by Jane Anderson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play "Looking for normal" by Jane Anderson
  • Special features: audio commentary by writer/director Jane Anderson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 16x9.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780783123660
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359202520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92025
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52605978
  • 1129070
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Normal, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Jane Anderson ; written & directed by Jane Anderson
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play "Looking for normal" by Jane Anderson
  • Special features: audio commentary by writer/director Jane Anderson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version 16x9.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9780783123660
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359202520
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
92025
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm52605978
  • 1129070
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, Dolby digital, Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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