The Resource Fences, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Bron Creative in association with Macro Media ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black ; directed by Denzel Washington

Fences, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Bron Creative in association with Macro Media ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black ; directed by Denzel Washington

Label
Fences
Title
Fences
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures presents in association with Bron Creative in association with Macro Media ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black ; directed by Denzel Washington
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1950s Pittsburgh, a Black garbage collector named Troy Maxson--bitter that baseball's color barrier was only broken after his own heyday in the Negro Leagues--is prone to taking out his frustrations on his loved ones
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
hyvraP9SUK8
Credits note
Music, Marcelo Zarvos ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; director of photography, Charlotte Bruus Christensen
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, language and some suggestive references
  • CHV rating: PG; for violence and coarse language
Language note
English dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles; described video; closed captioned
PerformerNote
Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson, Saniyya Sidney
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1954-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rudin, Scott
  • Black, Todd
  • Washington, Denzel
  • Wilson, August
  • Davis, Viola
  • Henderson, Stephen McKinley
  • Adepo, Jovan
  • Hornsby, Russell
  • Williamson, Mykelti
  • Sidney, Saniyya
  • Zarvos, Marcelo
  • Winborne, Hughes
  • Christensen, Charlotte Bruus
  • Wilson, August
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Bron Studios
  • Macro Media
Runtime
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families, Black
  • Families
  • Fathers and sons
  • Fathers and sons
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Negro leagues
  • Race relations
  • African American theater
  • Theater
Technique
live action
Label
Fences, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Bron Creative in association with Macro Media ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black ; directed by Denzel Washington
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer prize-winning masterpiece
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Widescreen
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
Control code
ocn972884896
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
English/Spanish/French subtitled version
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429263520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59183768000
  • 2070772
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)972884896
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Fences, Paramount Pictures presents in association with Bron Creative in association with Macro Media ; screenplay by August Wilson ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black ; directed by Denzel Washington
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer prize-winning masterpiece
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2016
  • Widescreen
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
Control code
ocn972884896
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
English/Spanish/French subtitled version
Extent
1 videodisc (138 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429263520
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 59183768000
  • 2070772
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)972884896
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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