The Resource The secret life of words, El Deseo S.A. ; Hotshot Films ; Mediapro ; Televisión Española ; produced by Esther García ; written by Isabel Coixet ; directed by Isabel Coixet, (DVD)

The secret life of words, El Deseo S.A. ; Hotshot Films ; Mediapro ; Televisión Española ; produced by Esther García ; written by Isabel Coixet ; directed by Isabel Coixet, (DVD)

Label
The secret life of words
Title
The secret life of words
Statement of responsibility
El Deseo S.A. ; Hotshot Films ; Mediapro ; Televisión Española ; produced by Esther García ; written by Isabel Coixet ; directed by Isabel Coixet
Title variation
Vida secreta de las palabras
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Hannah, who wears a hearing aid, is forced to go on holiday. On holiday she finds a job caring for Josef. Josef is a burn victim on an oil rig who temporarily lost his sight. Hannah's job is to care for Josef until he is stable enough to be transferred
Awards note
  • Venice Film Festival, 2005: Lina Mangiacapre Award (Isabel Coixet).
  • Goya Awards, 2006: Best Director (Isabel Coixet) ; Best Film ; Best Production Supervision (Esther García) ; Best Screenplay - Original (Isabel Coixet).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Jean-Claude Larrieu ; editor, Irene Blecua ; costume designer, Tatiana Hernádez ; production designer, Pierre-Françoic Limbosch
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
English dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
S43748 2007
PerformerNote
Sarah Polley, Tim Robbins, Javier Cámara, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Steven Mackintosh, Eddie Marsan, Julie Christie, Daniel Mays, Dean Lennox Kelly, Danny Cunningham, Emmanuel Idowu, Reg Wilson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1944-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • García, Esther
  • Coixet, Isabel
  • Polley, Sarah
  • Robbins, Tim
  • Cámara, Javier
  • Ousdal, Sverre Anker
  • Mackintosh, Steven
  • Marsan, Eddie
  • Christie, Julie
  • Mays, Daniel
  • Kelly, Dean Lennox
  • Cunningham, Danny
  • Idowu, Emmanuel
  • Wilson, Reg
  • Deseo, S.A
  • Hotshot Films (Firm)
  • MediaPro
  • Televisión Española
  • Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • Burns and scalds
  • Oil well drilling rigs
  • Helping behavior
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Impedimentos
  • Espíritu de servicio
  • People with disabilities
  • Burns and scalds
  • Oil well drilling rigs
  • Helping behavior
  • Man-woman relationship
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The secret life of words, El Deseo S.A. ; Hotshot Films ; Mediapro ; Televisión Española ; produced by Esther García ; written by Isabel Coixet ; directed by Isabel Coixet, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a358766
  • ocm84746254
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195002813
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62100342
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)84746254
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD-9, single-sided
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The secret life of words, El Deseo S.A. ; Hotshot Films ; Mediapro ; Televisión Española ; produced by Esther García ; written by Isabel Coixet ; directed by Isabel Coixet, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2006
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
  • a358766
  • ocm84746254
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025195002813
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
62100342
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)84746254
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DVD-9, single-sided
Video recording format
DVD

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