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The Resource An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; directed by Lone Scherfig, (videorecording DVD)

An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; directed by Lone Scherfig, (videorecording DVD)

Label
An education
Title
An education
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; directed by Lone Scherfig
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Jenny, a bright young school girl who longs for adulthood, meets David, a dashing older man, he introduces her to his vibrant world of glamorous friends, chic jazz clubs and her own sexual awakening. Will she let this affair ruin her dreams of attending Oxfod, as her headmistress fears?
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Costume designer, Odile Dicks-Mireaux ; music by Paul Englishby ; editor, Barney Pilling ; production designer, Andrew McAlpine ; director of photography, John de Borman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material involving sexual content, and for smoking
Language note
English dialogue, French subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina, Rosamund Pike, Dominic Cooper, Olivia Williams, Emma Thompson, Carey Mulligan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Barber, Lynn
  • Hornby, Nick
  • Scherfig, Lone
  • Sarsgaard, Peter
  • Molina, Alfred
  • Pike, Rosamund
  • Mulligan, Carey
Runtime
100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage girls
  • University of Oxford
  • Dropouts
Technique
live action
Label
An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; directed by Lone Scherfig, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the memoire by Lynn Barber
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Commentary; featurette; deleted scenes; more
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (100 min.)
Isbn
9781435993082
Other control number
043396331730
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33173
System control number
(OCoLC)496323356
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Label
An education, Sony Pictures Classics ; BBC Films ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; screenplay by Nick Hornby ; directed by Lone Scherfig, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the memoire by Lynn Barber
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features: Commentary; featurette; deleted scenes; more
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (100 min.)
Isbn
9781435993082
Other control number
043396331730
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
33173
System control number
(OCoLC)496323356
System details
DVD, anamorphic widescreen (2.35) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround

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