The Resource The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)

The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)

Label
The namesake
Title
The namesake
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While he respects his immigrant parents (Irfan Khan and Tabu) and their decision to rear him in his United States birthplace, Gogol Ganguli (Kal Penn) is torn between Indian traditions and the modern Bostonian lifestyle. Jacinda Barrett and Zuleikha Robinson also star in director Mira Nair's thought-provoking coming-of-age drama, which explores first-generation Americans' delicate dance between culture and identity
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Frederick Elmes ; editor, Allyson Johnson ; music, Nitin Sawhney
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for sexuality/nudity, a scene of drug use, some disturbing images and brief language
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.N3647354 2007
PerformerNote
Kal Penn, Jacinda Barrett, Irfan Khan, Zuleikha Robinson, Tabu, Sahira Nair
Runtime
122
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn153314811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543456087
  • 024543456131
  • 024543819011
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2245608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)153314811
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocn153314811
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543456087
  • 024543456131
  • 024543819011
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
2245608
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)153314811
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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