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Uniform Title Single man (Motion picture)
Title A single man [videorecording] / Fade to Black Productions presents, in association with Depth of Field ; produced by Tom Ford, Chris Weitz, Andrew Miano, Robert Salerno ; written for the screen by Tom Ford, David Scearce ; directed by Tom Ford.

Imprint Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2010].

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    SIN    Available
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    SIN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Based on the novel by Christopher Isherwood.
Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by director, Tom Ford ; optional subtitled feature commentary by director, Tom Ford ; featurette, The making of a single man (ca. 16 min.).
Credits Director of photography, Eduard Grau ; editor, Joan Sobel ; music, Abel Korzeniowski.
Cast Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Matthew Goode, Nicholas Hoult, Ginnifer Goodwin.
Summary "Set in Los Angeles in 1962 at the height of the Cuban missile crisis, it is the story of a British college professor (Colin Firth) who is struggling to find meaning to his life after the death of his longtime partner"--Container. As he dwells in the past, he begins to contemplate suicide. A series of events and encounters will lead him to question if there really is a meaning to his life after all.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some disturbing images and nudity/sexual content.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language English dialogue, optional English subtitles ; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Awards Winner, Best Actor (Colin Firth), 2010 BAFTA Awards ; Winner, Best Actor (Colin Firth), 2009 Venice Film Festival.
Subject Gay men -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
College teachers -- California -- Los Angeles -- Drama.
Grief -- Drama.
Loneliness -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Ford, Tom, 1962- Producer. Screenwriter. Director.
Scearce, David. Screenwriter.
Weitz, Chris, 1969- Producer.
Miano, Andrew. Producer.
Salerno, Robert. Producer.
Firth, Colin, 1960- Actor.
Moore, Julianne. Actor.
Goode, Matthew, 1978- Actor.
Hoult, Nicholas, 1989- Actor.
Goodwin, Ginnifer. Actor.
Isherwood, Christopher, 1904-1986. Single man.
Fade to Black Productions.
Depth of Field (Firm)
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Standard No. 043396353831
Music No. 35383 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

 
    
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