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The Resource Pariah, Focus Features, Northstar Pictures and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET, Chicken & Egg Pictures and MBK Entertainment, a Dee Rees film ; produced by Nekisa Cooper ; written and directed by Dee Rees, (videorecording)

Pariah, Focus Features, Northstar Pictures and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET, Chicken & Egg Pictures and MBK Entertainment, a Dee Rees film ; produced by Nekisa Cooper ; written and directed by Dee Rees, (videorecording)

Label
Pariah
Title
Pariah
Statement of responsibility
Focus Features, Northstar Pictures and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET, Chicken & Egg Pictures and MBK Entertainment, a Dee Rees film ; produced by Nekisa Cooper ; written and directed by Dee Rees
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: R; for sexual content and language
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
  • English dialogue ; French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P37 2012
PerformerNote
Adepero Oduye, Kim Wayans, Aasha Davis, Charles Parnell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Oduye, Adepero
  • Wayans, Kim
  • Davis, Aasha
  • Parnell, Charles
  • Rees, Dee
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
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, Northstar Pictures and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET, Chicken & Egg Pictures and MBK Entertainment, a Dee Rees film ; produced by Nekisa Cooper ; written and directed by Dee Rees, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2011 motion picture
  • Special features: Dee Rees: a director's style ; A walk in Brooklyn ; Trying out identity: Pariah's wardrobe
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn783641294
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
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
  • (Sirsi) 1422218
  • (OCoLC)783641294
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pariah, Focus Features, Northstar Pictures and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET, Chicken & Egg Pictures and MBK Entertainment, a Dee Rees film ; produced by Nekisa Cooper ; written and directed by Dee Rees, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 2011 motion picture
  • Special features: Dee Rees: a director's style ; A walk in Brooklyn ; Trying out identity: Pariah's wardrobe
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn783641294
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (87 min.)
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
  • (Sirsi) 1422218
  • (OCoLC)783641294
System details
DVD ; region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) ; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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