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The Resource Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; executive producer, Ron Bozman ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; executive producers, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; Harpo Films ; Touchstone Television, (videorecording)

Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; executive producer, Ron Bozman ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; executive producers, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; Harpo Films ; Touchstone Television, (videorecording)

Label
Beloved
Title
Beloved
Statement of responsibility
Touchstone Pictures ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; executive producer, Ron Bozman ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; executive producers, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; Harpo Films ; Touchstone Television
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Beloved: On a journey to find freedom, Sethe is confronted by the secrets that have haunted her for years. Then, an old friend from out of her past reenters her life. With his help, Sethe may finally be able to rediscover who she is and regain her lost sense of hope
  • Their eyes were watching God: A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town
  • Beloved (ca. 171 min.): On a journey to find freedom, Sethe is confronted by the secrets that have haunted her for years. Then, an old friend from out of her past reenters her life. With his help, Sethe may finally be able to rediscover who she is and regain her lost sense of hope
  • Their eyes were watching God (ca. 113 min.): A drama set in the 1920s, where free-spirited Janie Crawford's search for happiness leads her through several different marriages, challenging the mores of her small town
Member of
U8WnAbm5ha0
Cataloging source
IFA
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Their eyes were watching God
Credits note
  • Beloved: director of photography, Tak Fujimoto ; production designer, Kristi Zea ; edited by Carol Littleton, Andy Keir ; music composed & orchestrated by Rachel Portman ; costume designer, Colleen Atwood ; art director, Tim Galvin ; set decorator, Karen O'Hara
  • Their eyes were watching God: composer, Terence Blanchard ; edited by Peter C. Frank ; production designer, Ruth Ammon ; director of photography, Checco Varese ; costume designer, Eduardo Castro
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
  • Beloved MPAA rating: Rated R; for violent images, sexuality and nudity
  • Their eyes were watching God television rating: Rated TV14
Language note
  • Beloved: English and French language soundtracks; English subtitles; closed-captioned
  • Their eyes were watching God: English language soundtrack; English subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PS3563.O8749
LC item number
B42 2008
PerformerNote
  • Beloved: Oprah Winfrey, Danny Glover, Thandie Newton, Kimberly Elise, Beah Richards, Lisa Gay Hamilton, Albert Hall, Irma P. Hall, Carol Jean Lewis, Kessia Kordelle, Jude Ciccolella, Anthony Chisholm, Dorothy Love Coates, Jane White
  • Their eyes were watching God: Halle Berry, Ruben Santiago-Hudson, Michael Ealy, Terrence Howard, Lorraine Toussaint, Nicki Micheaux, Gabriel Casseus, Sean Nelson, Mel Winkler, Kevin Daniels, Maura Gale, Ruby Dee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-2017
  • 1956-
  • 1952-
  • 1972-
  • 1971-
  • 1964-
  • 1937-
  • 1968-
  • 1956-
  • 1960-
  • 1971-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Demme, Jonathan
  • Busia, Akosua
  • LaGravenese, Richard
  • Brooks, Adam
  • Saxon, Edward
  • Goetzman, Gary
  • Winfrey, Oprah
  • Forte, Kate
  • Bozman, Ron
  • Glover, Danny
  • Newton, Thandie
  • Elise, Kimberly
  • Richards, Beah E
  • Hamilton, Lisa Gay
  • Hall, Albert
  • Hall, Irma P.
  • Lewis, Carol Jean
  • Kordelle, Kessia
  • Ciccolella, Jude
  • Chisholm, Anthony
  • Coates, Dorothy Love
  • White, Jane
  • Fujimoto, Tak
  • Zea, Kristi
  • Littleton, Carol
  • Keir, Andy
  • Portman, Rachel
  • Atwood, Colleen
  • Carlisle, Matthew
  • Parks, Suzan-Lori
  • Sagay, Misan
  • Smith, Bobby
  • Martin, Darnell
  • Berry, Halle
  • Santiago-Hudson, Ruben
  • Ealy, Michael
  • Howard, Terrence
  • Toussaint, Lorraine
  • Micheaux, Nicki
  • Casseus, Gabriel
  • Nelson, Sean
  • Winkler, Mel
  • Daniels, Kevin
  • Gale, Maura
  • Dee, Ruby
  • Blanchard, Terence
  • Frank, Peter C
  • Ammon, Ruth
  • Varese, Checco
  • Castro, Eduardo
  • Morrison, Toni
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Touchstone Pictures
  • Harpo Films
  • Clinica Estetico, Ltd
  • Touchstone Television
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
284
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American women
  • Women slaves
  • Infanticide
  • Ohio
  • African Americans
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Values
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; executive producer, Ron Bozman ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; executive producers, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; Harpo Films ; Touchstone Television, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "2-movie collection"--Container
  • Beloved: originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Their eyes were watching God: originally broadcast on television in 2005
  • Beloved based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Their eyes were watching God based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Beloved special features: Theatrical trailer; Production featurette
  • Their eyes were watching God special features: Introduction to film by Oprah Winfrey
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
Contents
  • Beloved
  • Their eyes were watching God
Control code
ocn191886937
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 284 min.)
Isbn
9780788886805
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936758351
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
56738
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1308820
  • (OCoLC)191886937
System details
  • Beloved: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
  • Their eyes were watching God: DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Beloved, Touchstone Pictures ; directed by Jonathan Demme ; screenplay by Akosua Busia and Richard LaGravenese and Adam Brooks ; produced by Edward Saxon, Jonathan Demme, Gary Goetzman, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; executive producer, Ron Bozman ; a Harpo Films/Clinica Estetico production ; a Jonathan Demme picture. Their eyes were watching God / Oprah Winfrey presents ; producer, Matthew Carlisle ; executive producers, Oprah Winfrey, Kate Forte ; written for television by Suzan-Lori Parks and Misan Sagay and Bobby Smith, Jr. ; directed by Darnell Martin ; Harpo Films ; Touchstone Television, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "2-movie collection"--Container
  • Beloved: originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Their eyes were watching God: originally broadcast on television in 2005
  • Beloved based on the novel by Toni Morrison
  • Their eyes were watching God based on the novel by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Beloved special features: Theatrical trailer; Production featurette
  • Their eyes were watching God special features: Introduction to film by Oprah Winfrey
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
Contents
  • Beloved
  • Their eyes were watching God
Control code
ocn191886937
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 284 min.)
Isbn
9780788886805
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936758351
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
56738
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1308820
  • (OCoLC)191886937
System details
  • Beloved: DVD ; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
  • Their eyes were watching God: DVD ; full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; NTSC region 1 ; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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