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The Resource Freedom writers, director, Richard Lagravanese, (videorecording)

Freedom writers, director, Richard Lagravanese, (videorecording)

Label
Freedom writers
Title
Freedom writers
Statement of responsibility
director, Richard Lagravanese
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Hilary Swank stars in this story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed a voice. Swank plays Erin Gruwell, the real-life teacher at Long Beach's Wilson High who inspired her students to overcome the gangs that divided them and the education system that forgot them
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for violent content, some thematic material and language
Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.F74 2013
PerformerNote
Scott Glenn, Patrick Dempsey, Hilary Swank, Imelda Staunton, April Lee Hernandez
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • LaGravenese, Richard
  • Glenn, Scott
  • Dempsey, Patrick
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
Runtime
124
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teachers
  • Racism
  • Gangs
  • Gangs
  • Racism
  • Teachers
Technique
live action
Label
Freedom writers, director, Richard Lagravanese, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (124 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929310920
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000375760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn822979687
  • (OCoLC)822979687
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Freedom writers, director, Richard Lagravanese, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from web page
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (124 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929310920
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000375760
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn822979687
  • (OCoLC)822979687
System details
DVD, widescreen presentation
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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