The Resource Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines

Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines

Label
Children of a lesser god
Title
Children of a lesser god
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Production personnel
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A love story about John Leeds, an idealistic special education teacher, and a headstrong deaf girl named Sarah. At first, Leeds sees Sarah as a teaching challenge. But soon their relationship blossoms into a love so passionate it shatters the barrier of silence that keeps them apart
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award winner, best actress, Marlee Matlin.
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Michael Convertino ; editor, Lisa Fruchtman ; production design, Gene Callahan ; director of photography, John Seale
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
  • Includes French dubbed version and subtitles in English
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
William Hurt, Marlee Matlin, Piper Laurie, Philip Bosco
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-2019
  • 1932-
  • 1940-2019
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haines, Randa
  • Sugarman, Burt
  • Palmer, Patrick
  • Anderson, Hesper
  • Medoff, Mark
  • Hurt, William
  • Matlin, Marlee
  • Laurie, Piper
  • Bosco, Philip
  • Medoff, Mark
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
118
Series statement
Widescreen DVD collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deaf
  • Feature films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trialer
  • Based on the stage play by Mark Medoff
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792169710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097360183948
  • 032429284570
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 41868
  • ocm45672253
  • 1721484
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Children of a lesser god, Paramount Pictures presents a Burt Sugarman production ; screenplay by Hesper Anderson and Mark Medoff ; produced by Burt Sugarman and Patrick Palmer ; directed by Randa Haines
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Interactive menus, scene selection, theatrical trialer
  • Based on the stage play by Mark Medoff
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780792169710
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 097360183948
  • 032429284570
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
01839
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 41868
  • ocm45672253
  • 1721484
System details
DVD, Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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