The Resource Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording)

Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording)

Label
Boys don't cry
Title
Boys don't cry
Statement of responsibility
a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A transgendered youth starts living as a man, and assumes the name Brandon Teena. He moves to a tiny Nebraska town and begins making new friends under his new identity. All goes well until his new friends discover his secret. Based on a true story about hope, fear, and the courage it takes to be yourself
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Actress, 1999.
Cataloging source
VAN
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producers, Jeffrey Sharp ... [et al.] ; writers, Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen ; director, Kimberly Peirce ; cinematography, Jim Denault ; editors, Lee Percy, Tracy Granger ; music, Nathan Larson
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English with optional English or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny, Peter Sarsgaard, Brendan Sexton III
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Sevigny, Chloë
  • Sarsgaard, Peter
  • Sexton, Brendan
  • Sharp, Jeffrey
  • Peirce, Kimberly
  • Bienen, Andy
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • Independent Film Channel
  • Killer Films
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
116
Series statement
Award series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teena, Brandon
  • Transsexuals
  • Hate crimes
  • Nebraska
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Dates vary: Case-slip, c2005; jewel case, c2000
  • "DVD release date: October 13, 2009."--AMAZON
  • Special features: Featurette, director's commentary, theatrical trailers, TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn496655149
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543001751
  • 024543001744
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496655149
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation, region 1; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Boys don't cry, a Kimberly Peirce film ; Fox Searchlight Pictures and the Independent Film Channel Productions ; a Killer Films/Hart-Sharp Entertainment production, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1999
  • Dates vary: Case-slip, c2005; jewel case, c2000
  • "DVD release date: October 13, 2009."--AMAZON
  • Special features: Featurette, director's commentary, theatrical trailers, TV spots
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn496655149
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543001751
  • 024543001744
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2000173
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)496655149
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation, region 1; Dolby surround stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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