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The Resource Babel, Paramount Pictures and Paramount Vantage present ; an Anonymous Content production ; una produccíon de Zeta Film ; a Central Films production ; directed and produced by Alejandro González Iñárritu ; written by Guillermo Arriaga ; produced by Jon Kilik, Steve Golin, co-producer Ann Ruark

Babel, Paramount Pictures and Paramount Vantage present ; an Anonymous Content production ; una produccíon de Zeta Film ; a Central Films production ; directed and produced by Alejandro González Iñárritu ; written by Guillermo Arriaga ; produced by Jon Kilik, Steve Golin, co-producer Ann Ruark

Label
Babel
Title
Babel
Statement of responsibility
Paramount Pictures and Paramount Vantage present ; an Anonymous Content production ; una produccíon de Zeta Film ; a Central Films production ; directed and produced by Alejandro González Iñárritu ; written by Guillermo Arriaga ; produced by Jon Kilik, Steve Golin, co-producer Ann Ruark
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Editor of moving image work
Musical director
Other
Producer
Production designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ara
  • spa
  • jpn
  • ber
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A wealthy American couple touring Morocco become the focus of an international incident involving a poor Moroccan farmer. A San Diego nanny makes a disastrous decision to take her charges with her to a wedding in Mexico while her employers are absent. A deaf-mute Japanese teen tries to deal with a relationship with her father and the world in general that has been upended by the death of her mother
Awards note
  • Cannes Film Festival for Best Director, 2006, Alejandro González Iñárritu ; Prize of the Ecumenical Jury (Alejandro González Iñárritu) ; Technical Grand Prize (Stephen Mirrione).
  • Academy Award (2006) for Original Score (Santaolalla) ; also nominee including Best Picture, Best Director.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Babel (Motion picture : 2006)
Credits note
Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; edited by Stephen Mirrione, Douglas Crise ; music by Gustavo Santaolalla ; costume designers, Michael Wilkinson, Gabriela Diaque, Miwako Kobayashi ; production designer, Brigitte Broch ; visual effects supervisor, Lon Molnar
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for violence, some graphic nudity, sexual content, language and some drug use
Language note
  • English or French; optional subtitles in English or Spanish
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.S87
  • PN1997.2
LC item number
  • B3345 2007
  • .B33 2007
NLM call number
Bab
PerformerNote
Brad Pitt, Cate Blanchett, Gael García Bernal, Kôji Yakusho, Adriana Barraza, Rinko Kikuchi, Mustapha Rachidi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1958-
  • 1963-
  • 1969-
  • 1978-
  • 1956-
  • 1981-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • González Iñárritu, Alejandro
  • Arriaga Jordán, Guillermo
  • Kilik, Jon
  • Golin, Steve
  • Ruark, Ann
  • Pitt, Brad
  • Blanchett, Cate
  • García Bernal, Gael
  • Yakusho, Kōji
  • Barraza, Adriana
  • Kikuchi, Rinko
  • Rachidi, Mustapha
  • Prieto, Rodrigo
  • Mirrione, Stephen
  • Crise, Douglas
  • Santaolalla, Gustavo
  • Wilkinson, Michael
  • Diaque, Gabriela
  • Kobayashi, Miwako
  • Broch, Brigitte
  • Molnar, Lon
  • Anonymous Content (Firm)
  • Central Films (France)
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Paramount Vantage
  • Zeta Films
  • Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
143
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • DVDs, Spanish
  • DVDs, French
  • Feature films
  • Tourists
  • Americans
  • Farmers
  • Firearms
  • Nannies
  • Deaf
  • Fathers and daughters
  • Communication
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Babel, Paramount Pictures and Paramount Vantage present ; an Anonymous Content production ; una produccíon de Zeta Film ; a Central Films production ; directed and produced by Alejandro González Iñárritu ; written by Guillermo Arriaga ; produced by Jon Kilik, Steve Golin, co-producer Ann Ruark
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on an idea by Guillermo Arriaga and Alejandro González Iñárritu
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
Carrier category
DVD
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
local
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429256386
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77216065
  • 1010470
  • (OCoLC)ocm77216065
  • 1010470
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Babel, Paramount Pictures and Paramount Vantage present ; an Anonymous Content production ; una produccíon de Zeta Film ; a Central Films production ; directed and produced by Alejandro González Iñárritu ; written by Guillermo Arriaga ; produced by Jon Kilik, Steve Golin, co-producer Ann Ruark
Publication
Note
  • Based on an idea by Guillermo Arriaga and Alejandro González Iñárritu
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2006
Carrier category
DVD
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
local
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (143 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
032429256386
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)77216065
  • 1010470
  • (OCoLC)ocm77216065
  • 1010470
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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