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The Resource We need to talk about Kevin, directed by Lynne Ramsay ; Code Red ; BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; a film by Lynne Ramsay ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay & Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; executive producers, Steven Soderbergh, Christine Langan, Paula Jalfon, Christopher Figg, Robert Whitehouse, Michael Robinson, Andrew Orr, Norman Merry, Lisa Lambert, Lynne Ramsay, Tilda Swinton, (videorecording)

We need to talk about Kevin, directed by Lynne Ramsay ; Code Red ; BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; a film by Lynne Ramsay ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay & Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; executive producers, Steven Soderbergh, Christine Langan, Paula Jalfon, Christopher Figg, Robert Whitehouse, Michael Robinson, Andrew Orr, Norman Merry, Lisa Lambert, Lynne Ramsay, Tilda Swinton, (videorecording)

Label
We need to talk about Kevin
Title
We need to talk about Kevin
Statement of responsibility
directed by Lynne Ramsay ; Code Red ; BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; a film by Lynne Ramsay ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay & Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; executive producers, Steven Soderbergh, Christine Langan, Paula Jalfon, Christopher Figg, Robert Whitehouse, Michael Robinson, Andrew Orr, Norman Merry, Lisa Lambert, Lynne Ramsay, Tilda Swinton
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Editor
Photographer
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A psychological thriller explores the fractious relationship between a mother and her evil son. From the mother's point of view of her contending with the increasing malevolence of her baby boy-turned-teenager. The father is the eternally optimistic husband and father, blind to the devastating dynamic around them. The mother explores nature versus nurture on a disturbing new level as her culpability is measured against her son's depravity
Awards note
Winner: Best Actress, National Board of Review ; Best Actress, European Film Awards ; Best Actress, Online Film Critics Society ; Best Actress, San Francisco Film Critics.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
We need to talk about Kevin (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, Joe Bini ; music score, Jonny Greenwood ; production designer, Judy Becker ; costume designer, Catherine George ; casting by Billy Hopkins
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R for disturbing violence and behavior, some sexuality and language
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
W464 2012
PerformerNote
Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly, Ezra Miller, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Alex Manette, Jasper Newell, Ashley Gerasimovich
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1963-
  • 1957-
  • 1976-
  • 1969-
  • 1965-
  • 1969-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ramsay, Lynne
  • Kinnear, Rory Stewart
  • Roeg, Luc
  • Fox, Jennifer
  • Salerno, Robert
  • Soderbergh, Steven
  • Langan, Christine
  • Jalfon, Paula
  • Figg, Christopher
  • Robinson, Michael
  • Orr, Andrew
  • Lambert, Lisa
  • Ramsay, Lynne
  • Swinton, Tilda
  • Reilly, John C.
  • Miller, Ezra
  • Hogan, Siobhan Fallon
  • Manette, Alex
  • Newell, Jasper
  • Gerasimovich, Ashley
  • Greenwood, Jonny
  • McGarvey, Seamus
  • Bini, Joe
  • Shriver, Lionel
  • BBC Films
  • UK Film Council
  • Independent Film Production Corporation
  • Artina Films
  • Rockinghorse Films
  • Piccadilly Pictures (Firm)
  • LipSync Productions
  • Oscilloscope Laboratories (Firm)
  • Code Red (Firm)
  • Footprint Films
Runtime
112
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shriver, Lionel
  • Mothers and sons
  • Teenage boys
  • School violence
  • Massacres
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
We need to talk about Kevin, directed by Lynne Ramsay ; Code Red ; BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; a film by Lynne Ramsay ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay & Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; executive producers, Steven Soderbergh, Christine Langan, Paula Jalfon, Christopher Figg, Robert Whitehouse, Michael Robinson, Andrew Orr, Norman Merry, Lisa Lambert, Lynne Ramsay, Tilda Swinton, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lionel Shriver
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Special features: Behind the scenes of Kevin - insights from the set with the cast and crew; Extra footage from the famous "La Tomatina" tomato festival in Spain; In conversation - Telluride Film Festival honors Tilda Swinton; Interview with Lionel Shriver, author of the source novel; Original film trailer; Essay by psychoanalyst Mark Stafford (on container)
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
Control code
789681727
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen 2.35:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9786314665791
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
UMKC: Inquire with copyright@umkc.edu about availability of public performance rights.
Other control number
  • 896602002432
  • 896602002791
  • 00896602002791
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OSC-043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)789681727
System details
DVD; NTSC, all regions; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or stereo.; widescreen presentation 2:35:1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
We need to talk about Kevin, directed by Lynne Ramsay ; Code Red ; BBC Films and UK Film Council present, in association with Footprint Investments LLP, Piccadilly Pictures and Lipsync Productions, an Independent production in association with Artina Films and Rockinghorse Films ; a film by Lynne Ramsay ; screenplay by Lynne Ramsay & Rory Stewart Kinnear ; produced by Luc Roeg, Jennifer Fox, Robert Salerno ; executive producers, Steven Soderbergh, Christine Langan, Paula Jalfon, Christopher Figg, Robert Whitehouse, Michael Robinson, Andrew Orr, Norman Merry, Lisa Lambert, Lynne Ramsay, Tilda Swinton, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Lionel Shriver
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2011
  • Special features: Behind the scenes of Kevin - insights from the set with the cast and crew; Extra footage from the famous "La Tomatina" tomato festival in Spain; In conversation - Telluride Film Festival honors Tilda Swinton; Interview with Lionel Shriver, author of the source novel; Original film trailer; Essay by psychoanalyst Mark Stafford (on container)
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
Control code
789681727
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen 2.35:1.
Extent
1 videodisc (112 min.)
Isbn
9786314665791
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
UMKC: Inquire with copyright@umkc.edu about availability of public performance rights.
Other control number
  • 896602002432
  • 896602002791
  • 00896602002791
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
OSC-043
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)789681727
System details
DVD; NTSC, all regions; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround or stereo.; widescreen presentation 2:35:1
Video recording format
DVD

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