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The Resource Pariah, Focus Features presents ; Northstar Pictures, Inc and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET and MBK Entertainment, Inc ; written and directed by Dee Rees ; produced by Nekisa Cooper

Pariah, Focus Features presents ; Northstar Pictures, Inc and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET and MBK Entertainment, Inc ; written and directed by Dee Rees ; produced by Nekisa Cooper

Label
Pariah
Title
Pariah
Statement of responsibility
Focus Features presents ; Northstar Pictures, Inc and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET and MBK Entertainment, Inc ; written and directed by Dee Rees ; produced by Nekisa Cooper
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Designer
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Alike is a 17-year-old African-American woman who lives with her parents and younger sister in Brooklyn's Fort Greene neighborhood. She has a flair for poetry, and is a good student at her local high school. Alike is quietly but firmly embracing her identity as a lesbian. Wondering how much she can confide in her family, Alike strives to get through adolescence with grace, humor, and tenacity--sometimes succeeding, sometimes not, but always moving forward
Member of
Awards note
2012 Independent Spirit Award; John Cassavetes Award.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography by Bradford Young ; production design by Inbal Weinberg ; edited by Mako Kamitsuna
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for sexual content and language
Language note
English dialogue with optional English SDH, French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P372 2012
PerformerNote
Adepero Oduye, Pernell Walker, Aasha Davis, Charles Parnell, Sahra Mellesse, Kim Wayans
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rees, Dee
  • Cooper, Nekisa
  • Oduye, Adepero
  • Walker, Pernell
  • Davis, Aasha
  • Parnell, Charles
  • Mellesse, Sahra
  • Wayans, Kim
  • Young, Bradford
  • Weinberg, Inbal
  • Kamitsuna, Mako
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Focus Features
  • Northstar Pictures
  • Sundial Pictures
  • AID+ABET
  • MBK Entertainment
Runtime
87
Series statement
Focus Features spotlight series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay teenagers
  • African American teenage girls
  • High school students
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Pariah, Focus Features presents ; Northstar Pictures, Inc and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET and MBK Entertainment, Inc ; written and directed by Dee Rees ; produced by Nekisa Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2011 motion picture
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • Bonus: Dee Rees: a director's style ; A walk in Brooklyn ; Trying out identity: Pariah's wardrobe
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (1 hr. 27 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192113260
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62119729
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn783641294
  • (OCoLC)783641294
System details
DVD, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround; NTSC; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pariah, Focus Features presents ; Northstar Pictures, Inc and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET and MBK Entertainment, Inc ; written and directed by Dee Rees ; produced by Nekisa Cooper
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2011 motion picture
  • English subtitles for the hearing impaired
  • Bonus: Dee Rees: a director's style ; A walk in Brooklyn ; Trying out identity: Pariah's wardrobe
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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 (1 hr. 27 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192113260
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62119729
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn783641294
  • (OCoLC)783641294
System details
DVD, NTSC, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround; NTSC; Region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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