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The Resource A private function., HandMade Films

A private function., HandMade Films

Label
A private function.
Title
A private function.
Statement of responsibility
HandMade Films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this delicious comedy which takes place in a little-known Yorkshire town during the thin times of 1947, plans are afoot to fatten a contraband pig destined for the centerpiece of a celebration banquet. However, chaos ensues when a social climbing middle-class couple steal the pig to impress their friends at their own banquet
Cataloging source
JTD
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Writer, Alan Bennett ; music, John Du Prez ; executive producers, George Harrison, Denis O'Brien ; producer, Mark Shivas ; director, Malcolm Mowbray
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
English dialogue, English subtitles for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Michael Palin, Maggie Smith, Denholm Elliot
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Palin, Michael
  • Smith, Maggie
  • Elliott, Denholm
  • Bennett, Alan
  • Du Prez, John
  • Shivas, Mark
  • Mowbray, Malcolm
  • Handmade Films
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
92
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rationing
  • Swine
  • Yorkshire (England)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A private function., HandMade Films
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture by HandMade Films
  • Based on the original story by Alan Bennett and Malcolm Mowbray
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
1281561
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 92 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381658026
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1281561
  • (Sirsi) 1281561
  • (OCoLC)701065800
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen 1.78:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A private function., HandMade Films
Publication
Note
  • Videodisc release of the 1984 motion picture by HandMade Films
  • Based on the original story by Alan Bennett and Malcolm Mowbray
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
1281561
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 92 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381658026
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1281561
  • (Sirsi) 1281561
  • (OCoLC)701065800
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen 1.78:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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