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The lady in the van / a Sony Pictures Classics Release ; Tristar Pictures and BBC Films present ; produced by Kevin Loader, Nicholas Hytner, Damian Jones ; directed by Nicholas Hytner ; screenplay by Alan Bennett.

Loader, Kevin, (film producer.). Jones, Damian, 1964- (film producer.). Hytner, Nicholas (film director,, film producer.). Bennett, Alan, 1934- (screenwriter.). Smith, Maggie, 1934- (actor.). Jennings, Alex, (actor.). Broadbent, Jim (actor.). De la Tour, Frances, 1944- (actor.). Allam, Roger, (actor.). Dunn, Andrew (Andrew William), (cinematographer.). Anwar, Tariq, (film editor.). Fenton, George, (composer.). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm) (film distributor.). Tri-Star Pictures (presenter.). BBC Films, (presenter.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour, Roger Allam. (Cast).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon BLU-RAY F LAD (Text) 34330513035379 AV - Movie Collection Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster *DVD-BLU* LAD Adult (Text) 72436000091232 DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 Blu-ray videodisc (approximately 104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Blu-ray version].
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2015.
Special features: deleted scenes; Playing the lady; the making of "The Lady in the Van"; the visual effects; commentary with Nicholas Hytner.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Tariq Anwar ; music, George Fenton.
Participant or Performer Note:
Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour, Roger Allam.
Summary, etc.:
The film tells the true story of the relationship between Alan Bennett and the singular Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who 'temporarily' parked her van in Bennett's London driveway and proceeded to live there for fifteen years.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG-13; for a brief unsettling image.
System Details Note:
Blu-ray, regions A, B, C, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, 5.1 DTS-HD MA (English, French, Portuguese), 5.1 Dolby Digital (Spanish, Thai); requires Blu-ray player.
Language Note:
English, French, Spanish, Portuguese or Thai dialogue; Indonesian, Spanish, Mandarin, English, Portuguese, Thai, Korean or French subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing; English audio description.
Subject: Bennett, Alan, 1934- > Drama.
Homeless women > Drama.
Interpersonal relations > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

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