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The Resource Casa de los babys, IFC Films presents a Syvan/Springall production ; produced by Lemore Syvan, Alejandro Springall ; written, directed and edited by John Sayles, (videorecording)

Casa de los babys, IFC Films presents a Syvan/Springall production ; produced by Lemore Syvan, Alejandro Springall ; written, directed and edited by John Sayles, (videorecording)

Label
Casa de los babys
Title
Casa de los babys
Statement of responsibility
IFC Films presents a Syvan/Springall production ; produced by Lemore Syvan, Alejandro Springall ; written, directed and edited by John Sayles
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
Six women -- dreamy Eileen, abrasive Nan, athletic Skipper, brusque Leslie, vivacious Jennifer and patient Gayle -- are staying at a hotel in South America, run by Señora Muñoz. Fed up with the long delays of the adoption system in the United States, they are passing the days waiting to adopt local children to bring home with them
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mauricio Rubinstein ; original music, Mason Daring ; costume designer, Mayes C. Rubeo ; production designer, Felipe Fernández Del Paso
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some language and brief drug use
Language note
In English and Spanish with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.F43
LC item number
C373 2004
PerformerNote
Maggie Gyllenhaal, Daryl Hannah, Marcia Gay Harden, Susan Lynch, Rita Moreno, Mary Steenburgen, Lili Taylor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1950-
  • 1977-
  • 1971-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Syvan, Lemore
  • Springall, Alejandro
  • Sayles, John
  • Gyllenhaal, Maggie
  • Hannah, Daryl
  • Harden, Marcia Gay
  • Lynch, Susan
  • Moreno, Rita
  • Steenburgen, Mary
  • Taylor, Lili
  • Rubinstein, Mauricio
  • Daring, Mason
  • Rubeo, Mayes
  • Fernández del Paso, Felipe
  • IFC Films
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
96
Series statement
MGM DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Adoptive parents
  • Adoption agencies
  • Adopción
  • Padre de familia
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Casa de los babys, IFC Films presents a Syvan/Springall production ; produced by Lemore Syvan, Alejandro Springall ; written, directed and edited by John Sayles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: audio commentary by director John Sayles; "The making-of 'Casa de los babys'" featurette; "Beyond borders" documentary; "On location with John Sayles" documentary; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780792860723
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616902849
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 896447
  • (OCoLC)ocm54430006
  • (OCoLC)54430006
  • (KyLxBWI)896447
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, 16x9 widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Casa de los babys, IFC Films presents a Syvan/Springall production ; produced by Lemore Syvan, Alejandro Springall ; written, directed and edited by John Sayles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
  • Special features: audio commentary by director John Sayles; "The making-of 'Casa de los babys'" featurette; "Beyond borders" documentary; "On location with John Sayles" documentary; original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780792860723
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616902849
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 896447
  • (OCoLC)ocm54430006
  • (OCoLC)54430006
  • (KyLxBWI)896447
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, 16x9 widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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