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Philomena / The Weinstein Company/Yucaipa Films, Pathé, BBC Films and BFI present ; with the participation of Canal+ and Ciné+ ; A Baby Cow/Magnolia Mae Production ; a film by Stephen Frears ; directed by Stephen Frears ; screenplay by Steve Coogan and Jeff Pope ; produced by Gabrielle Tana, Steve Coogan, Tracey Seaward.

Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 98 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Distributor: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014]
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General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Based on the book "The lost child of Philomena Lee" by Martin Sixsmith.
Special features: A conversation with Judi Dench; The real Philomena Lee; Q&A with Steve Coogan; Feature commentary with Steve Coogan and screenwriter Jeff Pope.
Creation/Production Credits: Make up and hair designer, Naomi Donne ; costume designer, Consolata Boyle ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; editor, Valerio Bonelli ; production designer, Alan Macdonald ; director of photography, Robbie Ryan.
Participant or Performer: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Mare Winningham, Michaelle Fairley, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Simone Lahbib.
Summary: Judi Dench stars in the story of Philomena Lee, mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given up for adoption. Nearly 50 years later, Philomena meets Martin Sixsmith, a former BBC reporter looking for his next big story. Together, they embark on a journey to locate her long lost son. As the pieces of the puzzle come together, the unlikely travel companions form a comic and heartwarming friendship. Based on the 2009 investigative book by Martin Sixsmith.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language, thematic elements and sexual references.
System Details: DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language: In English or dubbed French; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Source of Description: Title from disc surface.
Authors: Frears, Stephen, (director.). Coogan, Steve, (screenwriter,, film producer,, actor.). Pope, Jeff, (screenwriter.). Tana, Gabrielle, (film producer.). Seaward, Tracey, (film producer.). Dench, Judi, 1934- (film producer.). Winningham, Mare, (actor.). Fairley, Michelle, (actor.). Clark, Sophie Kennedy, (actor.). Lahbib, Simone, 1965- (actor.). Sixsmith, Martin. (Added Author). Weinstein Company. (Added Author). Yucaipa Films. (Added Author). Pathé Distribution Limited. (Added Author). BBC Films. (Added Author). British Film Institute. (Added Author). Studio Canal+. (Added Author). Cine Plus. (Added Author). Baby Cow Productions. (Added Author). Magnolia Mae Films (Firm) (Added Author). Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).

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