Format:
DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
Title:
Lion / The Weinstein Company presents ; in association with Screen Australia ; a See-Saw Films production ; produced by Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Angie Fielder ; screenplay by Luke Davies ; directed by Garth Davis.
Publisher, Date:
Santa Monica, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2017]
Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 118 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
widescreen (2.40:1) 24 fps
NTSC
video file DVD video Region 1
Summary:
Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic material and some sensuality.
Subjects:
Brierley, Saroo -- Drama.
Missing children -- India -- Drama.
Orphanages -- Drama.
Adopted children -- India -- Drama.
Adopted children -- Australia -- Tasmania -- Drama.
Adoptive parents -- Drama.
East Indians -- Australia -- Drama.
Birthparents -- India -- Identification -- Drama.
Intercountry adoption -- India -- Drama.
Intercountry adoption -- Australia -- Tasmania -- Drama.
Hobart (Tas.) -- Drama.
Kolkata (India) -- Drama.
Genre:
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Author:
Davis, Garth (Director), film director.
Davies, Luke, 1962- screenwriter.
Sherman, Emile, film producer.
Canning, Iain, film producer.
Fielder, Angie, film producer.
Patel, Dev, 1990- actor.
Mara, Rooney, actor.
Wenham, David, 1965- actor.
Kidman, Nicole, 1967- actor.
Siddiqui, Nawazuddin, actor.
Pawar, Sunny, actor.
Farren, Eamon, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Brierley, Saroo. Long way home.
Weinstein Company, production company.
Screen Australia, production company.
See-Saw Films, production company.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc., film distributor.
Other Title:
Container of (work): Lion (Motion picture : 2016)
Container of (expression): Lion (Motion picture : 2016). French.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Adapted from the book "A Long Way Home" by Saroo Brierley.
Widescreen (2.40:1)
Special features: Deleted scenes; Behind the scenes gallery; "Never Give Up" performed by Sia, official lyric video.
ISBN:
9786316753441
6316753446
9786316753441
6316753446
Publisher Number:
WC64044
Other Number:
972351159
System Availability:
10
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
10
Control Number:
341014
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
3
# System items in:
3