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The Resource Footnote, Sony Pictures Classics ; Westend Films, United King Films and Movie Plus ; producers, David Mandil, Moshe Edery, Leon Edery ; written and directed by Joseph Cedar, (videorecording)

Footnote, Sony Pictures Classics ; Westend Films, United King Films and Movie Plus ; producers, David Mandil, Moshe Edery, Leon Edery ; written and directed by Joseph Cedar, (videorecording)

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Sony Pictures Classics ; Westend Films, United King Films and Movie Plus ; producers, David Mandil, Moshe Edery, Leon Edery ; written and directed by Joseph Cedar
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Actor
Screenwriter
Director
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  • heb
  • por
  • spa
  • por
  • eng
  • fre
  • heb
  • heb
Summary
  • The tale of a great rivalry between a father and son, two eccentric professors, who have both dedicated their lives to work in Talmudic Studies. The father, Eliezer, is a stubborn purist who fears the establishment and has never been recognized for his work. His son, Uriel, is an up-and-coming star in the field, who appears to feed on accolades, endlessly seeking recognition. Then one day, the tables turn. When Eliezer learns that he is to be awarded the Israel Prize, the most valuable honor for scholarship in the country, he vanity and desperate need for validation are exposed. Uriel is thrilled to see his father's achievements finally recognized but, in a darkly funny twist, is forced to choose between the advancement of his own career and his father's
  • Special features: behind the scenes footage ; an evening with Joseph Cedar
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Yaron Scharf ; editor, Einat Glaser Zarhin ; music, Amit Poznansky
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG; for thematic elements, brief nudity, language and smoking
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
  • Hebrew or Portuguese dialogue ; optional English, French, Spanish, or Portuguese subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.F66 2012
PerformerNote
Shlomo Bar-Aba, Lior Ashkenazi, Alisa Rosen, Alma Zak, Micah Lewensohn, Yuval Scharf, Nevo Kimchi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1939-
  • 1970-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bar-Aba, Shlomo
  • Ashkenazi, Lior
  • Rosen, Alisa
  • Scharf, Yuval
  • Zak, Alma
  • Lewensohn, Micah
  • Kimchi, Nevo
  • Cedar, Joseph
  • Mandil, David
  • Edery, Leon
  • Ederi, Leʼon
  • Scharf, Yaron
  • Glaser-Zarhin, Einat
  • Poznansky, Amit
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • WestEnd Films
  • United King Films (Firm)
  • Movie Plus (Firm)
  • Israel Film Fund
  • Jerusalem Film and Television Fund
  • Avi Chai
Runtime
106
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  • Fathers and sons
  • College teachers
  • Talmud Torah (Judaism)
  • Envy
  • Padre e hijo
  • Maestros universitarios
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Footnote, Sony Pictures Classics ; Westend Films, United King Films and Movie Plus ; producers, David Mandil, Moshe Edery, Leon Edery ; written and directed by Joseph Cedar, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn796035528
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396399815
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
39981
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1458369
  • (OCoLC)796035528
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Footnote, Sony Pictures Classics ; Westend Films, United King Films and Movie Plus ; producers, David Mandil, Moshe Edery, Leon Edery ; written and directed by Joseph Cedar, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn796035528
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396399815
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
39981
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1458369
  • (OCoLC)796035528
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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