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The song of names / a Serendipity Point Films, Lyla Films, Ingenious Media, Hanway Films present ; in association with Bell Media Studios, Feel Films, Proton Cinema, Film House Germany ; a Robert Lantos, Lyse LaFontaine, Nick Hirschkorn production ; a François Girard film ; producers, Lyse Lafontaine, Nick Hirschkorn ; produced by Robert Lantos ; screenplay by Jeffrey Caine ; directed by François Girard.

Girard, François, 1963- (film director.). Caine, Jeffrey, 1944- (screenwriter.). Hirschkorn, Nick, (film producer.). Lafontaine, Lyse, (film producer.). Lantos, Robert, 1949- (film producer.). Roth, Tim, (actor.). Owen, Clive, (actor.). McCormack, Catherine, 1972- (actor.). Hauer-King, Jonah, 1995- (actor.). Howell, Gerran, (actor.). Doyle, Luke, (actor.). Handley, Misha, (actor.). Townsend, Stanley, (actor.). Cielecka, Magdalena, (actor.). Izzard, Eddie, (actor.). Rubinek, Saul, 1948- (actor.). Shore, Howard, (composer (expression)). Franco, David, 1963- (director of photography.). Arcand, Michel, (editor of moving image work.). Lebrecht, Norman, 1948- Motion picture adaptation of (work): Song of names. (Added Author). Serendipity Point Films, (presenter.). Lyla Films, (presenter.). Ingenious Media, (presenter.). HanWay (Firm), (presenter.). Bell Media Studios, (production company.). Feel Films, (production company.). Proton Cinema, (production company.). Film House Germany, (production company.). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), (publisher.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (film distributor.). Tim Roth, Clive Owen, Catherine McCormack, Jonah Hauer-King, Gerran Howell, Luke Doyle, Misha Handley, Stanley Townsend, Magdalena Cielecka, Eddie Izzard, Saul Rubinek. (Cast).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 1 of 3 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library DVD (Text) 33062009323958 New Adult DVD Fiction Checked Out 10/14/2020

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Sony Pictures Classics, [2020]
  • Distributor: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Norman Lebrecht.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2019.
Wide screen (2.39:1).
Special features: Howard Shore: composing & scoring; Howard Shore & Ray Chen; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Howard Shore ; director of photography, David Franco ; editor, Michel Arcand.
Participant or Performer Note:
Tim Roth, Clive Owen, Catherine McCormack, Jonah Hauer-King, Gerran Howell, Luke Doyle, Misha Handley, Stanley Townsend, Magdalena Cielecka, Eddie Izzard, Saul Rubinek.
Summary, etc.:
An emotional detective story spread over two continents and a half-century. Beneath the film's stunning and pulsing musical revelations burn the horror of war, and the lost souls extinguished from history.
"...François Girard's sweeping historical drama about a man searching for his childhood best friend -- a violin prodigy orphaned in the Holocaust -- who vanished decades before on the night of his first public performance."-- Container.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13' some strong language, brief sexual material, thematic elements, and smoking.
System Details Note:
DVD; 2.39:1 anamorphic widescreen; 5.1 Dolby Digital; region 1.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English; English audio description track; Chinese, English, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish or Thai subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Best friends > Drama.
Violinists > Drama.
Male friendship > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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