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, 
- 33 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).
- 1 copy at Gloucester. (Show all copies)
2 current holds with 47 total copies.
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|Gloucester||Adult DVDs||DVD/ Philomena (Text to Phone)||Damaged||-|
|Gloucester||Adult DVDs||DVD/ Philomena (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Beverly Farms||Adult DVD Feature Film||DVD (Text to Phone)||Checked out||08/03/2015|
|Beverly Main||Adult DVD Feature Film||DVD (Text to Phone)||Checked out||08/10/2015|
|Beverly Main||Adult DVD Feature Film||DVD (Text to Phone)||Checked out||08/12/2015|
|Beverly Main||Adult DVD Feature Film||DVD (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Beverly Main||Adult DVD Feature Film||DVD (Text to Phone)||Checked out||07/23/2015|
|Danvers||Adult DVDs||DVD (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Everett - Parlin Memorial||Adult Videos||DVD/ Philomena (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|Everett - Parlin Memorial||Adult Videos||CIRC DESK/DVD Philomena (Text to Phone)||On holds shelf||-|
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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 Note:|| 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 Note:|| 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 Note:|| MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language, thematic elements and sexual references.
|System Details Note:|| DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
|Language Note:|| In English or dubbed French; Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
|Source of Description Note:|| Title from disc surface.
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