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The Resource The BFG, Disney, Amblin Entertainment and Reliance Entertainment present ; in association with Walden Media ; a Kennedy/Marshall Company production ; a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer ; screenplay by Melissa Mathison ; directed by Steven Spielberg

The BFG, Disney, Amblin Entertainment and Reliance Entertainment present ; in association with Walden Media ; a Kennedy/Marshall Company production ; a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer ; screenplay by Melissa Mathison ; directed by Steven Spielberg

Label
The BFG
Title
The BFG
Statement of responsibility
Disney, Amblin Entertainment and Reliance Entertainment present ; in association with Walden Media ; a Kennedy/Marshall Company production ; a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer ; screenplay by Melissa Mathison ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Title variation
Big Friendly Giant
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part
Member of
Cataloging source
WYZ
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • BFG (Motion picture)
  • BFG (Motion picture)
  • BFG (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, John Williams ; editor, Michael Kahn ; production designer, Rick Carter, Robert Stromberg ; director of photography, Janusz Kaminski
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for action/peril, some scary moments and brief rude humor
Language note
In English, French, or Spanish; Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B44 2016
PerformerNote
Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Rafe Spall, Bill Hader, Olafur Darri Olafsson, Adam Godley, Michael Adamthwaite
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 2004-
  • 1946-
  • 1982-
  • 1983-
  • 1978-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Mathison, Melissa
  • Marshall, Frank
  • Mercer, Sam
  • Rylance, Mark
  • Barnhill, Ruby
  • Wilton, Penelope
  • Clement, Jemaine
  • Hall, Rebecca
  • Spall, Rafe
  • Hader, Bill
  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson
  • Godley, Adam
  • Adamthwaite, Michael
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Walt Disney Pictures
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
  • Reliance Entertainment
  • Walden Media
  • Kennedy/Marshall Company
  • Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
118
Series statement
Disney DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Giants
  • Orphans
  • Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
The BFG, Disney, Amblin Entertainment and Reliance Entertainment present ; in association with Walden Media ; a Kennedy/Marshall Company production ; a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer ; screenplay by Melissa Mathison ; directed by Steven Spielberg
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Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Widescreen (2.39:1)
  • Based on the book by Roald Dahl
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Bonus extra: Gobblefunk: the wonderful words of the BFG; Melissa Mathison: a tribute
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn958346969
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 118 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936849059
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 133896
  • 8042182
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o958346969
  • (OCoLC)958346969
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The BFG, Disney, Amblin Entertainment and Reliance Entertainment present ; in association with Walden Media ; a Kennedy/Marshall Company production ; a Steven Spielberg film ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Frank Marshall, Sam Mercer ; screenplay by Melissa Mathison ; directed by Steven Spielberg
Link
Publication
Distribution
Note
  • Widescreen (2.39:1)
  • Based on the book by Roald Dahl
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Bonus extra: Gobblefunk: the wonderful words of the BFG; Melissa Mathison: a tribute
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn958346969
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 118 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936849059
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 133896
  • 8042182
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o958346969
  • (OCoLC)958346969
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.39:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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