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The Resource Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols

Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols

Label
Wit
Title
Wit
Statement of responsibility
HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devasting illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, John Bloom ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Emma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Eileen Atkins, Audra McDonald, Jonathan M. Woodward, Harold Pinter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-
  • 1938-
  • 1934-
  • 1930-2008-
  • 1967-
  • 1935-
  • 1931-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bosanquet, Simon.
  • Thompson, Emma
  • Nichols, Mike
  • Lloyd, Christopher
  • Atkins, Eileen
  • McDonald, Audra
  • Woodward, Jonathan M
  • Pinter, Harold
  • McGarvey, Seamus
  • Bloom, John
  • Roth, Ann
  • Wurtzel, Stuart
  • Edson, Margaret
  • HBO Films
  • Avenue Pictures
  • HBO Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cancer in women
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2001 made-for-cable motion picture
  • Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson
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 (99 min.)
Isbn
9780783118413
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359178122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91781
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47745305
  • 991032
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Wit, HBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production, a film by Mike Nichols ; producer, Simon Bosanquet ; screenplay writers, Emma Thompson, Mike Nichols ; director, Mike Nichols
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2001 made-for-cable motion picture
  • Based on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson
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 (99 min.)
Isbn
9780783118413
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359178122
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91781
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm47745305
  • 991032
System details
DVD
Video recording format
laserdisc

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