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The Resource Saving face, Sony Pictures Classics ; Destination Films presents an Overbrook Films production in association with Forensic Films, Greenestreet Films, an Alice Wu film ; produced by James Lassiter, Will Smith, Teddy Zee ; written and directed by Alice Wu, (videorecording)

Saving face, Sony Pictures Classics ; Destination Films presents an Overbrook Films production in association with Forensic Films, Greenestreet Films, an Alice Wu film ; produced by James Lassiter, Will Smith, Teddy Zee ; written and directed by Alice Wu, (videorecording)

Label
Saving face
Title
Saving face
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; Destination Films presents an Overbrook Films production in association with Forensic Films, Greenestreet Films, an Alice Wu film ; produced by James Lassiter, Will Smith, Teddy Zee ; written and directed by Alice Wu
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Wilhelmina is a Chinese-American lesbian and a young surgeon who has kept her sexual orientation secret from her conservative Chinese community in New York. But when her widowed mother becomes pregnant and is kicked out by her own parents, Wil suddenly has to juggle her mother's secrets with her own. Wil has a new romance with Vivian who is a ballet dancer and the daughter of Wil's boss
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harlan Bosmajian ; editors, Susan Graff, Sabine Hoffman ; music, Anton Sanko ; costume designer, Jill Newell ; production designer, Dan Ouellette
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some sexuality and language
Language note
English and Chinese (unspecified) dialogue; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Joan Chen, Michelle Kruiec, Lynn Chen, Jin Wang, Guang Lan Koh, Jessica Hecht, Ato Essandoh
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1961-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wu, Alice
  • Chen, Joan
  • Kruiec, Michelle
  • Chen, Lynn
  • Wang, Jin
  • Koh, Guang Lan
  • Bosmajian, Harlan
  • Sanko, Anton
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
98
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese American women
  • Lesbians
  • Families
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Saving face, Sony Pictures Classics ; Destination Films presents an Overbrook Films production in association with Forensic Films, Greenestreet Films, an Alice Wu film ; produced by James Lassiter, Will Smith, Teddy Zee ; written and directed by Alice Wu, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Commentary with director Alice Wu; deleted scenes; Sundance diary; making-of featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61251206
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781404949676
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396035256
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03525
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o61251206
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Saving face, Sony Pictures Classics ; Destination Films presents an Overbrook Films production in association with Forensic Films, Greenestreet Films, an Alice Wu film ; produced by James Lassiter, Will Smith, Teddy Zee ; written and directed by Alice Wu, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2004
  • Special features: Commentary with director Alice Wu; deleted scenes; Sundance diary; making-of featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm61251206
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781404949676
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396035256
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03525
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o61251206
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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