The Resource The reader, The Weinstein Company presents a Mirage Enterprises production ; produced by Anthony Minghella... [et al.] ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording DVD)

The reader, The Weinstein Company presents a Mirage Enterprises production ; produced by Anthony Minghella... [et al.] ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording DVD)

Label
The reader
Title
The reader
Statement of responsibility
The Weinstein Company presents a Mirage Enterprises production ; produced by Anthony Minghella... [et al.] ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In turbulent post-Nazi Germany, Hanna Schmitz, a lonely, working-class woman, experiences a brief but intense affair with a teenage boy. Years later, they meet again: Hanna now a defendant in a notorious case and her ex-lover, now a law student, holding the secret to her salvation
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Costume designer, Ann Roth ; music by Nico Muhly ; edited by Claire Simpson ; production designer, Brigitte Broch ; directors of photography, Christ Menges, Roger Deakins
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some scenes of sexuality and nudity
Language note
English dialogue, Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, David Kross, Lena Olin, Bruno Ganz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlink, Bernhard
  • Hare, David
  • Daldry, Stephen
  • Winslet, Kate
  • Fiennes, Ralph
  • Kross, David
  • Olin, Lena
  • Ganz, Bruno
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Paramours
  • Oral reading
  • Law students
  • War crime trials
  • Criminal behavior
Technique
live action
Label
The reader, The Weinstein Company presents a Mirage Enterprises production ; produced by Anthony Minghella... [et al.] ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Der Vorleser: by Bernhard Schlink
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: deleted scenes ; "Adapting a timeless masterpiece: make The Reader" conversation with David Kross and Stephen Daldry ; Kate Winslet on the art of aging Hanna Schmitz ; "A new voice" a look at composerNico Muhly ; "Coming to grips with the past" with production designer Brigitte Broch ; theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (124 min.)
Other control number
796019819572
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000397
System control number
(OCoLC)299803252
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital
Label
The reader, The Weinstein Company presents a Mirage Enterprises production ; produced by Anthony Minghella... [et al.] ; screenplay by David Hare ; directed by Stephen Daldry, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book "Der Vorleser: by Bernhard Schlink
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: deleted scenes ; "Adapting a timeless masterpiece: make The Reader" conversation with David Kross and Stephen Daldry ; Kate Winslet on the art of aging Hanna Schmitz ; "A new voice" a look at composerNico Muhly ; "Coming to grips with the past" with production designer Brigitte Broch ; theatrical trailer
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (124 min.)
Other control number
796019819572
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000397
System control number
(OCoLC)299803252
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital

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