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The Resource Touching the void., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; IFC Films ; Film Council ; a Darlow Smithson production for FilmFour ; directed by Kevin MacDonald ; produced by John Smithson

Touching the void., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; IFC Films ; Film Council ; a Darlow Smithson production for FilmFour ; directed by Kevin MacDonald ; produced by John Smithson

Label
Touching the void.
Title
Touching the void.
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; IFC Films ; Film Council ; a Darlow Smithson production for FilmFour ; directed by Kevin MacDonald ; produced by John Smithson
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Film editor
Film director
Musical director
Producer
Set designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1985, two young British friends travelled to a remote corner of Peru. Ambitious mountaineers, their aim was to conquer the unclimbed west face of a notorious 21,000 ft. peak "Siula Grande". Their story has become part of mountaineering legend
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Eley ; art director, Patrick Bill ; editor, Justine Wright ; music, Alex Heffes ; costume designer, Patrick Bill
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Rated R for language
Language note
English dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T6834564 2004
PerformerNote
Brendan Mackey, Nicholas Aaron
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1967-
  • 1952-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Macdonald, Kevin
  • Smithson, John
  • Mackey, Brendan
  • Aaron, Nicholas
  • Eley, Mike
  • Bill, Patrick
  • Wright, Justine
  • Heffes, Alex
  • Simpson, Joe
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
  • IFC Films
  • Film Council (Great Britain)
  • Darlow Smithson Productions
  • FilmFour (Firm)
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simpson, Joe
  • Yates, Simon
  • Mountaineers
  • Alpinistas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Touching the void., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; IFC Films ; Film Council ; a Darlow Smithson production for FilmFour ; directed by Kevin MacDonald ; produced by John Smithson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on Touching the void by Joe Simpson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: "Making of 'Touching the void' featurette"; "Return to Siula Grande" featurette; "What happened next" interview with Joe Simpson & Simon Yates; Original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm55074951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Isbn
9780792861225
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616905260
  • 2761690526
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1006298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55074951
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 16 X 9 widescreen presentation (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Touching the void., Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; IFC Films ; Film Council ; a Darlow Smithson production for FilmFour ; directed by Kevin MacDonald ; produced by John Smithson
Publication
Note
  • Based on Touching the void by Joe Simpson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2003
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: "Making of 'Touching the void' featurette"; "Return to Siula Grande" featurette; "What happened next" interview with Joe Simpson & Simon Yates; Original theatrical trailer
Control code
ocm55074951
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Governing access note
Educational and home use only
Isbn
9780792861225
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 027616905260
  • 2761690526
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
1006298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55074951
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 16 X 9 widescreen presentation (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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