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The Resource Before night falls, Fineline Features ; Grandview Pictures ; directed by Julian Schnabel ; produced by Jon Kilik ; written by Cunningham O'Keefe, Larazo Gómez Carilles, Julian Schnabel, (DVD)

Before night falls, Fineline Features ; Grandview Pictures ; directed by Julian Schnabel ; produced by Jon Kilik ; written by Cunningham O'Keefe, Larazo Gómez Carilles, Julian Schnabel, (DVD)

Label
Before night falls
Title
Before night falls
Statement of responsibility
Fineline Features ; Grandview Pictures ; directed by Julian Schnabel ; produced by Jon Kilik ; written by Cunningham O'Keefe, Larazo Gómez Carilles, Julian Schnabel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engspa
  • engfrespa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A look at the life of Reinaldo Arenas, from childhood in Cuba to his death in New York City. His writings and homosexuality get him in trouble with Castro's Cuba and he spends two years in prison before leaving for the United States
Awards note
  • Independent Spirit Award, 2001, Best Male Lead (Bardem); NBR Award, 2000, Best Actor (Bardem); NSFC Award, 2001, Best Actor (Bardem); SEFCA Award, 2001, Best Actor (Bardem).
  • Venice Film Festival, 2000, Grand Special Jury Prize (Schnabel); OCIC Award, Special Mention (Schnabel); Rota Soundtrack Award (Carter Burwell); Volpi Cup, Best Actor (Bardem).
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Xavier Pérez Grobet, Guillermo Rosas; editor, Michael Berenbaum; music, Carter Burwell; costume designer, Mariestela Fernández; production designer, Salvador Parra
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English and Spanish with optional Spanish soundtrack; optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Cast: Javier Bardem, Olivier Martinez, Andrea Di Stefano, Johnny Depp, Sean Penn, Michael Wincott
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1969-
  • 1966-
  • 1960-
  • 1945-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schnabel, Julian
  • Kilik, Jon
  • O'Keefe, Cunningham
  • Gómez Carilles, Larazo
  • Bardem, Javier
  • Martinez, Olivier
  • Di Stefano, Andrea
  • Depp, Johnny
  • Penn, Sean
  • Wincott, Michael
  • Pérez Grobet, Xavier
  • Rosas, Guillermo
  • Berenbaum, Michael
  • Burwell, Carter
  • Arenas, Reinaldo
  • Fine Line Features
  • Grandview Pictures
  • New Line Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arenas, Reinaldo
  • Cuba
  • Cuban poets
  • Homosexuals
  • Feature films
  • Biographical films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Before night falls, Fineline Features ; Grandview Pictures ; directed by Julian Schnabel ; produced by Jon Kilik ; written by Cunningham O'Keefe, Larazo Gómez Carilles, Julian Schnabel, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Based on the memoir: Before night falls / by Reinaldo Arenas
  • Special features: filmmaker commentary, documentary shorts, cast & crew, theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
  • a233982
  • ocm46921115
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780780634930
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043525124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N5251
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-6832
System details
DVD, widescreen enhanced, Dolby digital, 2.0 or 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Before night falls, Fineline Features ; Grandview Pictures ; directed by Julian Schnabel ; produced by Jon Kilik ; written by Cunningham O'Keefe, Larazo Gómez Carilles, Julian Schnabel, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 2000
  • Based on the memoir: Before night falls / by Reinaldo Arenas
  • Special features: filmmaker commentary, documentary shorts, cast & crew, theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
  • a233982
  • ocm46921115
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (134 min.)
Isbn
9780780634930
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
794043525124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
N5251
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ABU-6832
System details
DVD, widescreen enhanced, Dolby digital, 2.0 or 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
laserdisc

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