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The Resource Earth, Cracking the Earth Films, Inc. ; producers, Deepa Mehta, Anne Masson ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)

Earth, Cracking the Earth Films, Inc. ; producers, Deepa Mehta, Anne Masson ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)

Label
Earth
Title
Earth
Statement of responsibility
Cracking the Earth Films, Inc. ; producers, Deepa Mehta, Anne Masson ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • hin
  • urd
  • und
  • eng
  • hin
Summary
A romantic drama set in 1947 in Lahore before India and Pakistan became independent, where Hindu, Sikh, Parsee, and Muslim share a peaceful co-existence. Events are seen from the point of view of eight-year-old Lenny, a girl from an affluent Parsee family. Lenny's nanny, Shantya, is involved with the Muslim Masseur. When a train of Muslims arrives at the local depot and all the passengers are found murdered, the various sects turn against each other, and the city is soon aflame
Cataloging source
EHI
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Zemli͡a (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Giles Nuttgens ; editor, Barry Farrell ; music, A.R. Rahman
Language note
In Hindi, Urdu, Parsee and Punjabi ; with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Aamir Khan, Nandita Das, Rahul Khanna
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1965-
  • 1969-
  • 1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mehta, Deepa
  • Khan, Aamir
  • Das, Nandita
  • Khanna, Rahul
  • Sidhwa, Bapsi
  • Cracking the Earth Films (Firm)
  • New Yorker Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
India
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Earth, Cracking the Earth Films, Inc. ; producers, Deepa Mehta, Anne Masson ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Cracking India (previously published as: Ice-candy-man) by Bapsi Sidhwa
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Special Features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm52190296
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781567302332
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119781347
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 78103
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781567302332
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Earth, Cracking the Earth Films, Inc. ; producers, Deepa Mehta, Anne Masson ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Cracking India (previously published as: Ice-candy-man) by Bapsi Sidhwa
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1998
  • Special Features: original theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm52190296
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781567302332
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119781347
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 78103
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781567302332
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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