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The Resource Born into brothels, a film by Ross Kauffman & Zana Briski ; Thinkfilm in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films ; executive producer, Geralyn White Dreyfous ; co-executive producer, Pamela Tanner Boll

Born into brothels, a film by Ross Kauffman & Zana Briski ; Thinkfilm in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films ; executive producer, Geralyn White Dreyfous ; co-executive producer, Pamela Tanner Boll

Label
Born into brothels
Title
Born into brothels
Statement of responsibility
a film by Ross Kauffman & Zana Briski ; Thinkfilm in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films ; executive producer, Geralyn White Dreyfous ; co-executive producer, Pamela Tanner Boll
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engben
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
While living in thered light district of Calcutta, documenting life in the brothels, New York-based photographer Zana Briski embarked on a project by which she gave cameras to the children of prostitutes and taught them photography, awakening within them hidden talent and creativity and giving them a means to transform their lives
Cataloging source
CPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographers, Ross Kauffman, Zana Briski ; editors, Nancy Baker, Ross Kauffman ; music, John McDowell
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R (some sequences of strong language)
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In English and Bengali with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Featuring Zana Briski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kauffman, Ross
  • Briski, Zana
  • Dreyfous, Geralyn White
  • Boll, Pamela Tanner
  • Baker, Nancy
  • McDowell, John
  • Thinkfilm (Firm)
  • HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films
  • Red Light Films
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
83
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Briski, Zana
  • Videodiscs
  • Children of prostitutes
  • Prostitution
  • Child photographers
  • Calcutta (India)
Technique
live action
Label
Born into brothels, a film by Ross Kauffman & Zana Briski ; Thinkfilm in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films ; executive producer, Geralyn White Dreyfous ; co-executive producer, Pamela Tanner Boll
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Red Light Films"--Container
  • Program content: c2004
  • "Catalog no. 18438"--Disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
973435
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
18438
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 973435
  • (Sirsi) 973435
  • (OCoLC)61483461
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digitial stereo 2.0, Dolby digital surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born into brothels, a film by Ross Kauffman & Zana Briski ; Thinkfilm in association with HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films ; executive producer, Geralyn White Dreyfous ; co-executive producer, Pamela Tanner Boll
Publication
Note
  • Documentary
  • "Red Light Films"--Container
  • Program content: c2004
  • "Catalog no. 18438"--Disc label
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
973435
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (83 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
18438
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 973435
  • (Sirsi) 973435
  • (OCoLC)61483461
System details
DVD; NTSC, Region 1; Dolby digitial stereo 2.0, Dolby digital surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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