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  • 25 of 27 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Southbury Public Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Southbury Public Library DVD (Text to phone) 34019131059487 Adult DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788844989
  • ISBN: 9780788844980
  • Physical Description: videodisc
    2 videodiscs (123 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen version (1.85:1).
  • Publisher: [Montreal] : Alliance Atlantis, Canadian distributor, [2003], ©2002.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the book by Hayden Herrera.
Dual layer format: layer transition may trigger a slight pause. Some players may not be able to access all features.
Special features: Disc 1: feature film with commentary by director Julie Taymor; selected scenes commentary with composer Elliot Goldenthal; a conversation with Salma Hayek -- Disc 2: American Film Institute Q & A with director Julie Taymor; Bill Moyers interview with Julie Taymor; Chavela Vargas interview; the voice of Lila Downs; the vision of Frida: with Rodrigo Prieto and Julie Taymor; the design of "Frida": with Felipe Fernandez; the music of "Frida": with Elliot Goldenthal and Salma Hayek; Salma Hayek's recording session; bringing Frida Kahlo's life and art to film: a walk through real locations; portrait of an artist; "Amobea Proteus" visual FX; "The Brothers Quay" visual FX; Frida Kahlo facts.
Formatted Contents Note: Special features: Disc 1. Feature film with commentary by director Julie Taymor ; selected scenes commentary with composer Elliot Goldenthal ; a conversation with Salma Hayek -- Disc 2. American Film Institute Q & A with director Julie Taymor ; Bill Moyers interview with Julie Taymor ; Chavela Vargas interview ; the voice of Lila Downs ; the vision of Frida: with Rodrigo Prieto and Julie Taymor ; the design of "Frida": with Felipe Fernandez ; the music of "Frida": with Elliot Goldenthal and Salma Hayek ; Salma Hayek's recording session ; bringing Frida Kahlo's life and art to film: a walk through real locations ; portrait of an artist ; "Amobea Proteus" visual FX ; "The Brothers Quay" visual FX ; Frida Kahlo facts.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, Françoise Bonnot ; music composer, Elliot Goldenthal ; costume designer, Julie Weiss ; production designer, Felipe Fernández del Paso.
Participant or Performer Note: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina, Valeria Golino, Mia Maestro, Roger Rees, Diego Luna, Geoffrey Rush, Ashley Judd, Antonio Banderas.
Summary, etc.: The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R; for sexuality/nudity and language.
Canadian Home Video rating: 18A.
System Details Note:
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital surround; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio).
Language Note:
English or French dialogue, Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, USA, 2003: Oscar - Best Achievement in Makeup (John E. Jackson, Beatrice De Alba); Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score (Elliot Goldenthal); Golden Globe award for best original score (Elliot Goldenthal).
Subject: Kahlo, Frida Drama
Rivera, Diego 1886-1957 Drama
Genre: Feature films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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