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The Resource For colored girls, Lionsgate and TPS present a 34th Street Films/Lionsgate production ; produced by Roger M. Bobb, Paul Hall ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Tyler Perry, (DVD)

For colored girls, Lionsgate and TPS present a 34th Street Films/Lionsgate production ; produced by Roger M. Bobb, Paul Hall ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Tyler Perry, (DVD)

Label
For colored girls
Title
For colored girls
Statement of responsibility
Lionsgate and TPS present a 34th Street Films/Lionsgate production ; produced by Roger M. Bobb, Paul Hall ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Tyler Perry
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
"A vibrant world where friends and strangers dream, fear, cry, love, and laugh out loud in an attempt to find their true selves. Adapted by writer/director Tyler Perry from Ntozake Shange's acclaimed choreopoem, this gripping film paints an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a woman of color in the modern world"--Container
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Alexander Gruszynski ; editor, Maysie Hoy ; music, Aaron Zigman ; production designer, Ina Mayhew ; costume designer, Johnetta Boone ; executive producers, Ozzie Areu, Joseph P. Genier, Nzingha Stewart, Michael Paseornek
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Rated R for some disturbing violence including a rape, sexual content and language
Language note
In English with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Janet Jackson, Loretta Devine, Michael Ealy, Kimberly Elise, Omari Hardwick, Hill Harper, Thandie Newton, Phylicia Rashad, Anka Noni Rose, Tessa Thompson, Kerry Washington, Whoopi Goldberg, Macy Gray, Khalil Kain, Richard Lawson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1971-
  • 1974-
  • 1966-
  • 1972-
  • 1948-
  • 1972-
  • 1983-
  • 1977-
  • 1955-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jackson, Janet
  • Devine, Loretta
  • Ealy, Michael
  • Elise, Kimberly
  • Hardwick, Omari
  • Harper, Hill
  • Newton, Thandie
  • Rashad, Phylicia
  • Rose, Anika Noni
  • Thompson, Tessa
  • Washington, Kerry
  • Goldberg, Whoopi
  • Gray, Macy
  • Kain, Khalil
  • Lawson, Richard
  • Areu, Ozzie
  • Genier, Joseph P
  • Stewart, Nzingha
  • Paseornek, Michael
  • Bobb, Roger M.
  • Hall, Paul
  • Perry, Tyler
  • Gruszynski, Alexander
  • Hoy, Maysie
  • Zigman, Aaron
  • Shange, Ntozake
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
  • Tyler Perry Studios (Firm)
  • 34th Street Films
Runtime
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
  • African American families
  • American fiction
  • Shange, Ntozake
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
For colored girls, Lionsgate and TPS present a 34th Street Films/Lionsgate production ; produced by Roger M. Bobb, Paul Hall ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Tyler Perry, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play entitled "For colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf" written by Ntozake Shange
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Special features: Interactive features: Span of the rainbow [interactive documentary]; Prism of poems; Transformation: movie magic making "For Colored Girls" [featurette] (15 min.); Music "For Colored Girls [music videos] (9 min.); Marketing archive: Theatrical trailer (2 min.); Living portraits; Art gallery [slide show]; Also from Lionsgate (4 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn694455413
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9786314051709
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 031398131212
  • 057373215197
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 29591
  • 29591.1.1A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)694455413
System details
DVD; Region 1; 5.1 Dolby Digital EX surround; widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 1.78:1)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
For colored girls, Lionsgate and TPS present a 34th Street Films/Lionsgate production ; produced by Roger M. Bobb, Paul Hall ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Tyler Perry, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the stage play entitled "For colored girls who have considered suicide when the rainbow is enuf" written by Ntozake Shange
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2010
  • Special features: Interactive features: Span of the rainbow [interactive documentary]; Prism of poems; Transformation: movie magic making "For Colored Girls" [featurette] (15 min.); Music "For Colored Girls [music videos] (9 min.); Marketing archive: Theatrical trailer (2 min.); Living portraits; Art gallery [slide show]; Also from Lionsgate (4 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn694455413
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9786314051709
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 031398131212
  • 057373215197
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 29591
  • 29591.1.1A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)694455413
System details
DVD; Region 1; 5.1 Dolby Digital EX surround; widescreen presentation (aspect ratio 1.78:1)
Video recording format
DVD

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