The Resource Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley

Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley

Label
Stories we tell
Title
Stories we tell
Statement of responsibility
Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley
Contributor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Distributor
Interviewee
Interviewer
Narrator
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A "genre-twisting film by director Sarah Polley, who investigates the elusive truths of her eclectic family of storytellers as she playfully interrogates a cast of characters who each relate their version of the family mythology. Polley reveals the essence of family as she uncovers the secrets buried deep within-- "--Container
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Iris Ng ; editor, Michael Munn ; music, Jonathan Goldsmith ; Michael's narration written by Michael Polley
Dewey number
306.85
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements involving sexuality, brief strong language and smoking
Language note
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • English dialogue; optional subtitles in English and Spanish
LC call number
HQ503
LC item number
.S76 2013
PerformerNote
  • Narration by Michael Polley
  • Storytellers: Michael Polley, Harry Gulkin, Susy Buchan, John Buchan, Mark Polley, Joanna Polley, Cathy Gulkin, Marie Murphy, Robert MacMillan, Anne Tait, Dierdre Bowen
  • Rebecca Jenkins, Peter Evans, Alex Hatz, Justin Goodhand, Seamus Morrison, Allie MacDonald, Lani Billard
Runtime
108
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Aspect ratio: 1.78:1; enhanced for 16x9 TVs
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture released in 2012
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn851205183
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Stories we tell, Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Aspect ratio: 1.78:1; enhanced for 16x9 TVs
  • Special feature: original theatrical trailer
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture released in 2012
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 108 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398174219
Other physical details
sound, color with black & white sequences
Publisher number
43732
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn851205183
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital audio
Video recording format
DVD

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