The Resource A Lesson before dying, Spanky Pictures production in association with Ellen M. Krass Productions ; producer, Robert Benedetti ; teleplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by Joseph Sargent, (videorecording DVD)

A Lesson before dying, Spanky Pictures production in association with Ellen M. Krass Productions ; producer, Robert Benedetti ; teleplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by Joseph Sargent, (videorecording DVD)

Label
A Lesson before dying
Title
A Lesson before dying
Statement of responsibility
Spanky Pictures production in association with Ellen M. Krass Productions ; producer, Robert Benedetti ; teleplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by Joseph Sargent
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A frustrated teacher in a southern town, whose education is being underutilized, finds his own purpose in helping bring meaning to the last days of a young man due to be executed. In teaching one person to die with dignity, he redeems himself
Related
Cataloging source
ZNM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Donald M. Morgan ; editor, Michael Brown ; music, Ernest Troost
Dewey number
791.436353
Intended audience
Rated PG-13
Language note
Closed-captioned; in English and Spanish soundtracks with English, French and Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Don Cheadle, Cicely Tyson, Mekhi Phifer
Runtime
101
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A Lesson before dying, Spanky Pictures production in association with Ellen M. Krass Productions ; producer, Robert Benedetti ; teleplay by Ann Peacock ; directed by Joseph Sargent, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines
  • See interactive menu for special features
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  • RICHMOND
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
000279899
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780783117157
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
026359157028
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
91570
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u235648
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000279899
  • (OCoLC)43621328
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      3401 Brook Road, Richmond, VA, 23227, US
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