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The Resource Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski, (videorecording)

Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski, (videorecording)

Label
Born into brothels
Title
Born into brothels
Statement of responsibility
Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ben
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
While living in the red light district of Calcutta, documenting life in the brothels, New York-based photographer Zana Briski embarked on a project by which she gave cameras to the children of prostitutes and taught them photography, awakening within them hidden talent and creativity and giving them a means to transform their lives
Cataloging source
WHP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Executive producer, Geralyn White Dreyfous ; co-executive producer, Pamela Tanner Boll ; cinematography, Ross Kauffman, Zana Briski ; editors, Nancy Baker and Ross Kauffman ; music by, John McDowell
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for some sequences of strong language
Language note
English and Bengali dialogue with English subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Featuring Zana Briski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kauffman, Ross
  • Briski, Zana
  • Dreyfous, Geralyn White
  • Boll, Pamela Tanner
  • Baker, Nancy
  • McDowell, John
  • Red Light Films (Firm)
  • Thinkfilm (Firm)
  • HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films
Runtime
83
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Briski, Zana
  • Children of prostitutes
  • Child photographers
  • Brothels
  • Prostitution
  • Calcutta (India)
Technique
live action
Label
Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski, (videorecording)
Link
http://kids-with-cameras.org/bornintobrothels/
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released in 2004
  • Special features: director's commentary with Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski; special video commentary by the kids watching selected scenes of the film; 7 deleted scenes; "reconnecting" - an update of the kids 3 years later (9 min.); Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski interview segment with Charlie Rose (6 min.); Academy Award acceptance speech; production stills; about Kids with Cameras; theatrical trailer
  • "Academy Award winner: Best Documentary Feature" -- Container
Accompanying material
1 guide ([10] pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
Control code
ocm61502542
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
1 videodisc [83 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 821575534253
  • 031398184386
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • TF-53425
  • 18438
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o61502542
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digitial stereo 2.0, Dolby digital surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Born into brothels, Red Light Films, in association with Thinkfilm and HBO/Cinemax Documentary Films presents ; directed by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski, (videorecording)
Link
http://kids-with-cameras.org/bornintobrothels/
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released in 2004
  • Special features: director's commentary with Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski; special video commentary by the kids watching selected scenes of the film; 7 deleted scenes; "reconnecting" - an update of the kids 3 years later (9 min.); Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski interview segment with Charlie Rose (6 min.); Academy Award acceptance speech; production stills; about Kids with Cameras; theatrical trailer
  • "Academy Award winner: Best Documentary Feature" -- Container
Accompanying material
1 guide ([10] pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
Control code
ocm61502542
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full frame.
Extent
1 videodisc [83 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 821575534253
  • 031398184386
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • TF-53425
  • 18438
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) o61502542
System details
DVD; Region 1; Dolby digitial stereo 2.0, Dolby digital surround 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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