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The Resource The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)

The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)

Label
The namesake
Title
The namesake
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gogol Ganguli is a suburban teenager caught between his Indian roots and his American birthright. Gogol and his Indian born parents must somehow strike a balance between age old traditions and modern-day sensibilities as they search for a patch of common ground
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Frederick Elmes ; editor, Allyson Johnson ; music, Nitin Sawhney
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for sexuality/nudity, a scene of drug use, some disturbing images and brief language
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue ; English, Spanish or French subtitles ; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.N3647354 2007
PerformerNote
Kal Penn, Jacinda Barrett, Irfan Khan, Zuleikha Robinson, Tabu
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1977-
  • 1962-
  • 1977-
  • 1970 November 4-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nair, Mira
  • Penn, Kal
  • Barrett, Jacinda
  • Khan, Irrfan
  • Robinson, Zuleikha
  • Tabu
  • Lahiri, Jhumpa
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Entertainment Farm (Firm)
  • UTV Motion Pictures (India)
  • Mirabai Films (Firm)
  • Cine Mosaic (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
122
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • East Indians
  • Immigrants
  • Families
  • Film adaptations
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Mira Nair ; The anatomy of "The namesake": a class at Columbia University's Graduate Film School ; Fox Movie Channel presents "In character" with Kal Penn ; "Kolkata love poem" featurette ; "Photography as inspiration" featurette ; Deleted scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn153314811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543456087
  • 024543456131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2245608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)153314811
  • (OCoLC)153314811
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
  • Special features: Audio commentary by director Mira Nair ; The anatomy of "The namesake": a class at Columbia University's Graduate Film School ; Fox Movie Channel presents "In character" with Kal Penn ; "Kolkata love poem" featurette ; "Photography as inspiration" featurette ; Deleted scenes
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn153314811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543456087
  • 024543456131
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2245608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)153314811
  • (OCoLC)153314811
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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