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The Resource The babadook, IFC Midnight, Entertanment One, Screen Australia, and Causeway Films present ; in association with South Australian Film Corporation and Smoking Gun Productions ; writer/director, Jennifer Kent ; producers Kristina Ceyton, Kristian Moliere

The babadook, IFC Midnight, Entertanment One, Screen Australia, and Causeway Films present ; in association with South Australian Film Corporation and Smoking Gun Productions ; writer/director, Jennifer Kent ; producers Kristina Ceyton, Kristian Moliere

Label
The babadook
Title
The babadook
Statement of responsibility
IFC Midnight, Entertanment One, Screen Australia, and Causeway Films present ; in association with South Australian Film Corporation and Smoking Gun Productions ; writer/director, Jennifer Kent ; producers Kristina Ceyton, Kristian Moliere
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Illustrator
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Amelia is a single mother plagued by the violent death of her husband. When a disturbing storybook called Mister Babadook turns up at her house, she is forced to battle with her son's deep seated fear of a monster. Soon she discovers a sinister presence all around her
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Radek Ladczuk ; production designer, Alex Holmes ; editor, Simon Njoo ; book design and illustration, Alex Juhasz ; composer, Jed Kurzel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English, with optional English and Spanish subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B333 2015
PerformerNote
Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Daniel Henshall, Hayley McElhinney, Barbara West, Ben Winspear
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1983-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kent, Jennifer
  • Ceyton, Kristina
  • Moliere, Kristian
  • Ladczuk, Radek
  • Holmes, Alex
  • Njoo, Simon
  • Juhasz, Alex
  • Kurzel, Jed
  • Davis, Essie
  • Henshall, Daniel
  • Wiseman, Noah
  • McElhinney, Hayley
  • West, Barbara
  • Winspear, Ben
  • IFC Midnight (Firm)
  • Entertainment One (Firm)
  • Screen Australia
  • Causeway Films
  • Shout! Factory (Firm)
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Single mothers
  • Behavior disorders in children
  • Monsters
  • Anger
  • Horror plays
Technique
live action
Label
The babadook, IFC Midnight, Entertanment One, Screen Australia, and Causeway Films present ; in association with South Australian Film Corporation and Smoking Gun Productions ; writer/director, Jennifer Kent ; producers Kristina Ceyton, Kristian Moliere
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features: Creating the book with illustrator Alex Juhasz; A tour of the house set; The stunts : jumping the stairs; Special effects : the stabbing scene; Behind the scenes; cast and crew interviews; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663157734
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF 15773
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn904257105
  • (OCoLC)904257105
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The babadook, IFC Midnight, Entertanment One, Screen Australia, and Causeway Films present ; in association with South Australian Film Corporation and Smoking Gun Productions ; writer/director, Jennifer Kent ; producers Kristina Ceyton, Kristian Moliere
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2014
  • Special features: Creating the book with illustrator Alex Juhasz; A tour of the house set; The stunts : jumping the stairs; Special effects : the stabbing scene; Behind the scenes; cast and crew interviews; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
826663157734
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
SF 15773
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn904257105
  • (OCoLC)904257105
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo
Video recording format
DVD
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