The Resource Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (DVD videorecording)

Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Sweet land
Title
Sweet land
Statement of responsibility
Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim
Title variation
Sweetland
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Inge is a feisty German mail-order bride who has come to Minnesota to marry Olaf, a young Norwegian immigrant farmer of few words. But in a post-WWI, anti-German climate, the local minister openly forbids the marriage. Inge and Olaf fall in love despite the town's disapproval. But when the town banker attempts to foreclose on the farm of his friend Frandsen, Olaf takes a stand
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, David Tumblety ; editor, James Stanger ; music, Thomas Lieberman, Mark Orton ; costume designer, Eden Miller ; production deisgner, James Bakkom
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for brief partial nudity and mild language
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Elizabeth Reaser, Tim Guinee, Alan Cumming, John Heard, Alex Kingston, Ned Beatty, Lois Smith, Patrick Heusinger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1965-
  • 1946-
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bigham, James
  • Cumming, Alan
  • Selim, Ali
  • Reaser, Elizabeth
  • Guinee, Tim
  • Heard, John
  • Kingston, Alex
  • Beatty, Ned
  • Smith, Lois
  • Heusinger, Patrick
  • Weaver, Will
  • Beautiful Motion Pictures (Firm)
  • LaSalleHolland (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mail order brides
  • Scandinavian Americans
  • United States
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Minnesota
  • Mail order brides
  • Scandinavian Americans
  • United States
  • Man-woman relationship
  • Minnesota
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn122353921
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543449744
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 9592 2244974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)122353921
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sweet land, Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn122353921
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543449744
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 9592 2244974
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)122353921
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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