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The Resource Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (DVD)

Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (DVD)

Label
Snow in August
Title
Snow in August
Statement of responsibility
Showtime Entertainment ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1947, the friendship of a young Catholic boy, Michael (Peter Tambakis) with a Czech rabbi (Stephen Rea) inspires the wrath of a local Irish street gang, a situation that boils over when Michael witnesses the vicious beating of a Jewish shopkeeper. Soon, Michael has lost his childhood best friends and is forced to turn for help to an ancient Jewish text with the power to summon a supernatural protector
Cataloging source
CANA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Tatiana Riegel ; music, Peter Himmelman
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
TV rating: PD-M; for implied sex
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1992.8.F5
LC item number
S56 2003
PerformerNote
Peter Tambakis, Stephen Rea, Lolita Davidovich
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Friendship
  • Jewish way of life
  • Amistad
  • Made-for-TV movies
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • "From the best selling novel by Pete Hamill"--Cover
  • Special features: In-depth filmographies; extensive photo gallery; full screen format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781932228113
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445306620
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SHO3066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52422872
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, mono., Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Snow in August, Showtime Entertainment ; produced by Jake Eberts and Lenny Young ; screenplay by Richard Friedenberg ; directed by Richard Friedenberg, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from disc
  • "From the best selling novel by Pete Hamill"--Cover
  • Special features: In-depth filmographies; extensive photo gallery; full screen format
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781932228113
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
758445306620
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SHO3066
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52422872
System details
DVD, Region 1 encoding, mono., Dolby surround
Video recording format
DVD

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