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The Resource The lobster, Film4 ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; Eurimages ; The Netherlands Film Fund ; Greek Film Centre and BFI ; produced by Sam Lavender, Andrew Lowe, Tessa Ross ; written, Yorgos Lanthimos and Effhymis Filippou ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

The lobster, Film4 ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; Eurimages ; The Netherlands Film Fund ; Greek Film Centre and BFI ; produced by Sam Lavender, Andrew Lowe, Tessa Ross ; written, Yorgos Lanthimos and Effhymis Filippou ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos

Label
The lobster
Title
The lobster
Statement of responsibility
Film4 ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; Eurimages ; The Netherlands Film Fund ; Greek Film Centre and BFI ; produced by Sam Lavender, Andrew Lowe, Tessa Ross ; written, Yorgos Lanthimos and Effhymis Filippou ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obligated to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Thimios Bkatakis ; edited by Yorgos Mavropsaridis
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for sexual content including dialogue, and some violence
Language note
  • English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
  • English dialogue with optional Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L62 2016
PerformerNote
Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, Jessica Barden, Olivia Colman, Ashley Jensen, Ariane Labed, Angeliki Papoulia, John C. Reilly, Léa Seydoux, Michael Smiley, Ben Whishaw
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1973-
  • 1977-
  • 1976-
  • 1970-
  • 1992-
  • 1975-
  • 1965-
  • 1985-
  • 1963-
  • 1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lanthimos, Yorgos
  • Filippou, Efthimis
  • Farrell, Colin
  • Weisz, Rachel
  • Barden, Jessica
  • Colman, Olivia
  • Jensen, Ashley
  • Labed, Ariane
  • Papoulia, Angeliki
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Seydoux, Léa
  • Smiley, Michael
  • Whishaw, Ben
  • Lavender, Sam
  • Lowe, Andrew
  • Ross, Tessa
  • Mavropsaridis, Yorgos
  • Bkatakis, Thimios
  • FilmFour (Firm)
  • Bord Scannán na hÉireann
  • Eurimages (Organization)
  • Netherlands Film Fund
  • Hellēniko Kentro Kinēmatographou
  • British Film Institute
  • Lions Gate Home Entertainment
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single people
  • Outcasts
  • Man-woman relationships
Technique
live action
Label
The lobster, Film4 ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; Eurimages ; The Netherlands Film Fund ; Greek Film Centre and BFI ; produced by Sam Lavender, Andrew Lowe, Tessa Ross ; written, Yorgos Lanthimos and Effhymis Filippou ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • Special features: The fabric of attraction : concocting The lobster ; Trailers
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
Control code
ocn951921655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398247401
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
49964
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o951921655
  • (OCoLC)951921655
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The lobster, Film4 ; Bord Scannán na hÉireann/Irish Film Board ; Eurimages ; The Netherlands Film Fund ; Greek Film Centre and BFI ; produced by Sam Lavender, Andrew Lowe, Tessa Ross ; written, Yorgos Lanthimos and Effhymis Filippou ; directed by Yorgos Lanthimos
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2015
  • Special features: The fabric of attraction : concocting The lobster ; Trailers
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
Control code
ocn951921655
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398247401
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
49964
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o951921655
  • (OCoLC)951921655
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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