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The Resource Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (DVD/)

Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (DVD/)

Label
Finding Forrester
Title
Finding Forrester
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant
Contributor
Actor
Director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Jamal Wallace is a talented young basketball player in New York City whose secret passion is writing. After an accidental meeting, Forrester, a reclusive novelist, becomes Jamal's unlikely mentor. Soon, both men learn lessons from each other about life and the importance of friendship
Awards note
Berlin International Film Festival, 2001: Prize of the Guild of German Art House Cinemas.
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harris Savides; film editor, Valdis Oskarsdottir
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In English with optional French soundtrack; optional subtitles in English or French; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1995.9.N49
LC item number
  • .F558 2001
  • F5 2001
NLM call number
Fin
PerformerNote
Cast: Sean Connery, F. Murray Abraham, Anna Paquin, Busta Rhymes, Rob Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959-
  • 1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mark, Laurence
  • Connery, Sean
  • Tollefson, Rhonda
  • Rich, Mike
  • Van Sant, Gus
  • Abraham, F. Murray
  • Paquin, Anna
  • Busta Rhymes
  • Brown, Rob
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Fountainbridge Films
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
136
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Basketball players
  • Novelists
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Technique
live action
Label
Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (DVD/)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Special features: HBO making-of special (15 min.); found: Rob Brown (15 min.); deleted choir scenes (8 min.); filmographies, theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making of Finding Forrester
Control code
ocm46804462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780767861434
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
  • 043396059894
  • 4339605989
  • 9780767861434
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05989
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital & 2-channel Dolby surround, widescreen version
Label
Finding Forrester, Columbia Pictures presents a Laurence Mark production in association with Fountainbridge Films ; produced by Laurence Mark ... Sean Connery and Rhonda Tollefson ; written by Mike Rich ; directed by Gus Van Sant, (DVD/)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Special features: HBO making-of special (15 min.); found: Rob Brown (15 min.); deleted choir scenes (8 min.); filmographies, theatrical trailer (3 min.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making of Finding Forrester
Control code
ocm46804462
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (136 min.)
Isbn
9780767861434
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Other control number
  • 043396059894
  • 4339605989
  • 9780767861434
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
05989
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital & 2-channel Dolby surround, widescreen version

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