The Resource Life is sweet, Film Four International and British Screen present a Thin Man Films production ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written and directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)

Life is sweet, Film Four International and British Screen present a Thin Man Films production ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written and directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)

Label
Life is sweet
Title
Life is sweet
Statement of responsibility
Film Four International and British Screen present a Thin Man Films production ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written and directed by Mike Leigh
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
An amusing portrait of a working-class family in a suburb just north of London, an irrepressible mum and dad and their night-and-day twins, a bookish good girl and a sneering lay about. A vivid, lived-in story of ordinary existence, in which even modest dreams (such as the father's desire to open a food truck) carry enormous weight. Perched on the line between humor and melancholy
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Life is sweet (1990)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Ontario Film Review Board rating: AA
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.L54 2013
PerformerNote
Alison Steadman, Jim Broadbent, Claire Skinner, Jane Horrocks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Channing-Williams, Simon
  • Leigh, Mike
  • Steadman, Alison
  • Broadbent, Jim
  • Skinner, Claire
  • Film Four International
  • British Screen
  • Thin Man Films (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
103
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
659
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  • Families
  • Twins
  • Food trucks
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Life is sweet, Film Four International and British Screen present a Thin Man Films production ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written and directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Special features: New audio commentary featuring director Mike Leigh; audio recording of a 1991 interview with Leigh; five short films written and directed by Leigh; booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition, widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9781604657227
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515105613
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn842415988
  • 5434825
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dts-HD Master Audio 2.0 surround; requires Blu-ray player
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Life is sweet, Film Four International and British Screen present a Thin Man Films production ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written and directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1990
  • Special features: New audio commentary featuring director Mike Leigh; audio recording of a 1991 interview with Leigh; five short films written and directed by Leigh; booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition, widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Isbn
9781604657227
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515105613
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn842415988
  • 5434825
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc, region A, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; dts-HD Master Audio 2.0 surround; requires Blu-ray player
  • This blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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