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Lilies of the field / United Artists ; Twentieth Century Fox ; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; screenplay by James Poe ; produced and directed by Ralph Nelson.

Poitier, Sidney. (Added Author). Skala, Lilia. (Added Author). Adams, Stanley, 1915-1977 (Added Author). Nelson, Ralph, 1916-1987 (Added Author). Poe, James, 1923-1980 (Added Author). Barrett, William E. (William Edmund), 1900-1986 (Added Author). United Artists Corporation. (Added Author). Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation. (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. (Added Author). Kino Lorber, Inc. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC LILIES (Text) 37500004165854 Movies Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library DVD LIL #3310 (Text) 70621000210182 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 6316208243
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Lorber, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Based on the novel by William E. Barrett.
Participant or Performer Note:
Sidney Poitier, Lilia Skala, Stanley Adams.
Summary, etc.:
A free-spirited ex-G.I. stumbles upon five German refugee nuns in Arizona and helps them build a chapel.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English.
Awards Note:
Academy Award, Best Actor, 1963.
Subject: African American men > Drama.
Nuns > Arizona > Drama.
Germans > Arizona > Drama.
Church buildings > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.

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