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The Resource Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski

Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski

Label
Born into brothels
Title
Born into brothels
Statement of responsibility
Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ben
  • eng
Summary
New York-based photographer Zana Briski embarked on a project by which she gave cameras to the children of prostitutes and taught them photography, awakening within them hidden talent and creativity and giving them a means to transform their lives
Awards note
Academy Award, Best documentary feature ; Nation Board of Review, Best documentary ; Sunadance Film Festival, Audience Award ; Los Angeles Film Critics, Best documentary
Cataloging source
KyLxBWI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editors, Nancy Baker and Ross Kauffman ; music by John McDowell
Dewey number
305.230/954
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Soundtrack in English or Bengali; closed-captioned
LC call number
HQ792.I5
LC item number
B67 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kauffman, Ross
  • Briski, Zana
  • Red Light Films
  • Thinkfilm (Firm)
  • HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films
Runtime
83
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children
  • Children of prostitutes
  • Prostitution
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Kolkata (India)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2004
  • Special features: director's commentary with Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski; special video commentary by the kids watching selected scenes of the film; deleted scenes; "reconnecting" - an update of the kids 3 years later; interview segment with Charlie Rose; Academy Award acceptance speech; production stills; about Kids with Cameras
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
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 21575534253
  • 031398184386
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • TF-53425
  • 18438
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MZ00712945
System control number
  • 955755
  • (OCoLC)bwi05984240
  • AHI-2925
  • (KyLxBWI)955755
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 stereophonic surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title and credits from container
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2004
  • Special features: director's commentary with Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski; special video commentary by the kids watching selected scenes of the film; deleted scenes; "reconnecting" - an update of the kids 3 years later; interview segment with Charlie Rose; Academy Award acceptance speech; production stills; about Kids with Cameras
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
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc (circa 83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 21575534253
  • 031398184386
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • TF-53425
  • 18438
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
MZ00712945
System control number
  • 955755
  • (OCoLC)bwi05984240
  • AHI-2925
  • (KyLxBWI)955755
System details
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1 stereophonic surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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