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The Resource Midnight's children, Mongrel Media ; FilmNation Entertainment ; Noble Nomad Pictures ; Number 9 Films ; produced by David Hamilton ; screenplay by Salman Rushdie ; directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)

Midnight's children, Mongrel Media ; FilmNation Entertainment ; Noble Nomad Pictures ; Number 9 Films ; produced by David Hamilton ; screenplay by Salman Rushdie ; directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)

Label
Midnight's children
Title
Midnight's children
Statement of responsibility
Mongrel Media ; FilmNation Entertainment ; Noble Nomad Pictures ; Number 9 Films ; produced by David Hamilton ; screenplay by Salman Rushdie ; directed by Deepa Mehta
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • hin
  • urd
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Ss India declares independence from Great Britain, two babies are switched at birth by a nurse in a Bombay hospital. And so it is that Saleem Sinai, the bastard child of a beggar woman, and Shiva, the only son of a wealthy couple, are fated to live the destinies meant for each other. Over the next three decades, Saleem and Shiva find themselves on opposite sides of many conflicts
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Giles Nuttgens ; production designer, Dilip Mehta ; music, Nitin Sawhney ; editor, Colin Monie
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English, Hindi, and Urdu. Subtitles in English when non-English is spoken ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Satya Bhabha, Shahana Goswami, Rajat Kapoor, Seema Biswas, Shriya Saran, Siddharth, Ronit Roy, Rahul Bose, Darsheel Safary ; narrator, Salman Rushdie
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mehta, Deepa
  • Hamilton, David
  • Rushdie, Salman
  • Bhabha, Satya
  • Goswami, Shahana
  • Kapoor, Rajat
  • Rushdie, Salman
  • Mongrel Media
  • FilmNation Entertainment (Firm)
  • Noble Nomad Pictures
  • Virgil Films
  • Number 9 Films
Runtime
146
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infants switched at birth
  • Fate and fatalism
Technique
live action
Label
Midnight's children, Mongrel Media ; FilmNation Entertainment ; Noble Nomad Pictures ; Number 9 Films ; produced by David Hamilton ; screenplay by Salman Rushdie ; directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Midnight's children, by Salman Rushdie
  • Feature: scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn854918926
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Lccn
00588071
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
829567094327
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
670943
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00588071
System details
DVD, widescreen, 1.78:1; Region 1, 2.0 stereo or 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Midnight's children, Mongrel Media ; FilmNation Entertainment ; Noble Nomad Pictures ; Number 9 Films ; produced by David Hamilton ; screenplay by Salman Rushdie ; directed by Deepa Mehta, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Midnight's children, by Salman Rushdie
  • Feature: scene selection
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn854918926
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (146 min.)
Lccn
00588071
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
829567094327
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
670943
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00588071
System details
DVD, widescreen, 1.78:1; Region 1, 2.0 stereo or 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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