The Resource The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair

The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair

Label
The namesake
Title
The namesake
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The son of Indian immigrants born in America wants to fit in with fellow New Yorkers, but his family is unwilling to let go of their traditional ways
Cataloging source
GP4
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Frederick Elmes ; editor, Allyson Johnson ; music, Nitin Sawhney
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13, for sexuality/nudity, a scene of drug use, some disturbing images and brief language
Language note
English with optional Spanish dialogue ; subtitles in English, Spanish & French ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Kal Penn, Jacinda Barrett, Irfan Khan, Zuleikha Robinson, Tabu, Sahira Nair
Runtime
122
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Special features: audio commentary by director Mira Nair ; The anatomy of "The Namesake": a class at Columbia University's Graduate Film School ; Fox Movie Channel presents "In Character" with Kai Penn ; Kolkata Love Poem featurette ; Photography as inspiration featurette ; deleted scenes
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543456087
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn795352662
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The namesake, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Entertainment Farm, UTV Motion Pictures present a Mirabai Films & Cine Mosaic production ; producers, Lydia Dean Pilcher, Mira Nair ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; directed by Mira Nair
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book by Jhumpa Lahiri
  • Special features: audio commentary by director Mira Nair ; The anatomy of "The Namesake": a class at Columbia University's Graduate Film School ; Fox Movie Channel presents "In Character" with Kai Penn ; Kolkata Love Poem featurette ; Photography as inspiration featurette ; deleted scenes
  • Title from container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (122 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543456087
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocn795352662
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Grand Meadow Public LibraryBorrow it
      125 Grand Ave. E., Grand Meadow, MN, 55936, US
      43.7058181 -92.5724022

Library Links

Processing Feedback ...