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The Resource Becoming Jane, Miramax Films, Hanway, UK Film Council and Bord Scannán na hÉireann/The Irish Film Board present in association with 2 Entertain and BBC Films and Ecosse Films production in association with Blueprint Pictures, produced with Scion Films, a Julian Jarrold film ; producers, Graham Broadbent, Robert Bernstein, Douglas Rae ; written by Sarah Williams and Kevin Hood ; director, Julian Jarrold, (DVD videorecording)

Becoming Jane, Miramax Films, Hanway, UK Film Council and Bord Scannán na hÉireann/The Irish Film Board present in association with 2 Entertain and BBC Films and Ecosse Films production in association with Blueprint Pictures, produced with Scion Films, a Julian Jarrold film ; producers, Graham Broadbent, Robert Bernstein, Douglas Rae ; written by Sarah Williams and Kevin Hood ; director, Julian Jarrold, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Becoming Jane
Title
Becoming Jane
Statement of responsibility
Miramax Films, Hanway, UK Film Council and Bord Scannán na hÉireann/The Irish Film Board present in association with 2 Entertain and BBC Films and Ecosse Films production in association with Blueprint Pictures, produced with Scion Films, a Julian Jarrold film ; producers, Graham Broadbent, Robert Bernstein, Douglas Rae ; written by Sarah Williams and Kevin Hood ; director, Julian Jarrold
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The young Jane Austen wishes to be a writer. Her mother thinks otherwise. Although she is offered many marriage proposals she accepts none until the mischevious Thomas Lefroy shows up and turns her world around. At first she finds him ignorant and self centered but as she gets to know him, they start to flirt and eventually fall in love. Thomas' relatives disagree with the match and threaten to disinherit him if he marries her. Jane's mother also disagrees with the match. As a result of this, Thomas tries to convince Jane to runaway with him. Instead, Jane stays with her family and ends her affair with Lefroy. She begins to write some of her greatest works of all time. Lefroy becomes the inspiration for Mr. Darcy in the novel, Pride and Prejudice
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Eigil Bryld ; editor, Emma E. Hickox ; music, Adrian Johnston ; costume designer, Eimer ní Mhaoldomhnaigh ; production designer, Eve Stewart ; hair and makeup designer, Veronica Brebner
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for brief nudity and mild language
Language note
English or dubbed Spanish dialogue, Spanish or French subtitles; closed-captioned, English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1995.9.B55
LC item number
B4366564 2008
PerformerNote
Anne Hathaway, James McAvoy, Julie Walters, James Cromwell, Maggie Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1982-
  • 1979-
  • 1950-
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Broadbent, Graham
  • Bernstein, Robert
  • Rae, Douglas
  • Williams, Sarah
  • Hood, Kevin
  • Jarrold, Julian
  • Hathaway, Anne
  • McAvoy, James
  • Walters, Julie
  • Cromwell, James
  • Smith, Maggie
  • Miramax Films
  • HanWay (Firm)
  • UK Film Council
  • Bord Scannán na hÉireann
  • 2 Entertain (Firm)
  • BBC Films
  • Ecosse Films (Firm)
  • Blueprint Pictures
  • Scion Films
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
120
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Austen, Jane
  • Women novelists, English
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Families
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Authors
  • England
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Becoming Jane, Miramax Films, Hanway, UK Film Council and Bord Scannán na hÉireann/The Irish Film Board present in association with 2 Entertain and BBC Films and Ecosse Films production in association with Blueprint Pictures, produced with Scion Films, a Julian Jarrold film ; producers, Graham Broadbent, Robert Bernstein, Douglas Rae ; written by Sarah Williams and Kevin Hood ; director, Julian Jarrold, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features: Discovering the real Jane Austen; "Becoming Jane" pop-up facts and footnotes; deleted scenes; audio commentary
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
Control code
ocm181596753
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780788876271
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936731927
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
54104
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181596753
  • (Sirsi) a925912
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Becoming Jane, Miramax Films, Hanway, UK Film Council and Bord Scannán na hÉireann/The Irish Film Board present in association with 2 Entertain and BBC Films and Ecosse Films production in association with Blueprint Pictures, produced with Scion Films, a Julian Jarrold film ; producers, Graham Broadbent, Robert Bernstein, Douglas Rae ; written by Sarah Williams and Kevin Hood ; director, Julian Jarrold, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features: Discovering the real Jane Austen; "Becoming Jane" pop-up facts and footnotes; deleted scenes; audio commentary
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
Control code
ocm181596753
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (120 min.)
Isbn
9780788876271
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936731927
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
54104
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)181596753
  • (Sirsi) a925912
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1, enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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