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Title Hunger / IFC Films, Film 4 and Channel 4 in association with Northern Ireland Screen, The Broadcasting Commission of Ireland and The Wales Creative IP Fund present a Blast! Films production ; produced by Laura Hastings-Smith, Robin Gutch ; written by Enda Walsh and Steve McQueen ; directed by Steve McQueen.
Imprint [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2009]
©2009
Edition [Special edition].

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1997 .H864 2009    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PN1997 .H864 2009    AVAILABLE  LOCAL CIRC ONLY
Series The Criterion collection ; 504
Criterion collection ; 504.
Subject Sands, Bobby, 1954-1981. -- Drama.
Maze Prison (Lisburn, Northern Ireland) -- Drama.
Irish Republican Army -- Drama.
Irish Hunger Strike, Northern Ireland, 1981 -- Drama.
Prisoners -- Death -- Drama.
Great Britain -- History -- Elizabeth II, 1952- -- Drama.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1979-1997 -- Drama.
Alt Name McQueen, Steve, 1969-
Hastings-Smith, Laura,
Gutch, Robin, 1955-
Walsh, Enda,
Fassbender, Michael, 1977-
Cunningham, Liam,
Holmes, David, 1969-
Abrahams, Leo,
IFC Films.
FilmFour (Firm)
Channel Four (Great Britain)
Northern Ireland Screen (Firm)
Broadcasting Commission of Ireland.
Wales Creative IP Fund (Firm)
Blast! Films.
Description 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.+ 1 booklet.
polychrome rdacc
Edition [Special edition].
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, NTSC.
Note English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Cast Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham.
Credits Director of photography, Sean Bobbitt ; editor, Joe Walker ; original music, David Holmes, Leo Abrahams.
Summary In Northern Ireland's Maze prison in 1981, 27-year-old Irish Republican Army member Bobby Sands went on a hunger strike to protest the British government's refusal to recognize him and his fellow IRA inmates as political prisoners. A transcendent depiction of what a human being is willing to endure in order to be heard.
Note Special features: Video interviews with McQueen and actor Michael Fassbender; short documentary on the making of Hunger, including interviews with McQueen, Fassbender, actors Liam Cunningham, Stuart Graham and Brian Milligan, writer Enda Walsh, and producer Robin Gutch ; "The Provos' last card?:" a 1981 episodes of the BBC program Panorama, about the Maze prison hunger strikes and the political and civilian reactions across Northern Ireland; trailer. A booklet featuring an essay by film critic Chris Darke.
ISBN 9781604652345
1604652349
ISBN/ISSN 715515052818
Publisher # CC1867D Criterion Collection
OCLC # 503473475


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