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The Resource Black nativity, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Maven Pictures/Wonderful Films production ; produced by Celine Rattray, William Horberg, Galt Niederhoffer ; screenplay and directed by Kasi Lemmons

Black nativity, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Maven Pictures/Wonderful Films production ; produced by Celine Rattray, William Horberg, Galt Niederhoffer ; screenplay and directed by Kasi Lemmons

Label
Black nativity
Title
Black nativity
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Maven Pictures/Wonderful Films production ; produced by Celine Rattray, William Horberg, Galt Niederhoffer ; screenplay and directed by Kasi Lemmons
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A holiday musical that follows teenaged Langston as he journeys to New York City to spend the Christmas holiday with his estranged relatives. Unwilling to live by their imposing rules, a frustrated Langston is determined to return home to his mother, Naima. Langston embarks on a surprising and inspirational journey, and along with new friends and a little divine intervention, he discovers the true meaning of faith, healing, and family
Member of
Cataloging source
TRACS
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Black nativity (Motion picture)
  • Black nativity (Motion picture)
  • Black nativity (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Anastas Michos ; cinematographer, Otis Sallid ; editor, Terilyn A. Shropshire ; music, Raphael Saadiq, Laura Kappman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video rating: G; language may offend, mature theme
Language note
English (DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1), Spanish or French (Dolby Digital 5.1) dialogue; Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; described video 5.1
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B53 2014
PerformerNote
Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Tyrese Gibson, Jacob Latimore, Mary J. Blige, Nasir Jones, Jennifer Hudson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1981-
  • 1996-
  • 1902-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lemmons, Kasi
  • Whitaker, Forest
  • Bassett, Angela
  • Tyrese
  • Blige, Mary J.
  • Hudson, Jennifer
  • Latimore, Jacob
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Maven Films (Firm)
  • Wonderful Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
106
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  • Mothers and sons
  • Families
  • Holidays
Technique
live action
Label
Black nativity, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Maven Pictures/Wonderful Films production ; produced by Celine Rattray, William Horberg, Galt Niederhoffer ; screenplay and directed by Kasi Lemmons
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture 2013
  • Includes theatrical (93 minutes) and extended (106 minutes) versions
  • Based upon the play by Langston Hughes
  • Bonus features: first look; the cast of Black Nativity; an inspiring playwright: Langston Hughes; be grateful
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended musical edition.
Extent
1 videodisc [Blu-ray] (approximately 106 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543975991
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897449504
  • (OCoLC)ocn897449504
System details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (2.40:1), AVC@33 MBPS, 50GB dual layer; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Black nativity, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Maven Pictures/Wonderful Films production ; produced by Celine Rattray, William Horberg, Galt Niederhoffer ; screenplay and directed by Kasi Lemmons
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture 2013
  • Includes theatrical (93 minutes) and extended (106 minutes) versions
  • Based upon the play by Langston Hughes
  • Bonus features: first look; the cast of Black Nativity; an inspiring playwright: Langston Hughes; be grateful
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended musical edition.
Extent
1 videodisc [Blu-ray] (approximately 106 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543975991
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897449504
  • (OCoLC)ocn897449504
System details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen (2.40:1), AVC@33 MBPS, 50GB dual layer; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, Descriptive audio 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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