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Fences / Paramount Pictures presents ; in association with Bron Creative ; in association with Macro Media ; produced by Scott Rudin, Denzel Washington, Todd Black ; screenplay by August Wilson ; directed by Denzel Washington.

Rudin, Scott, 1958- film producer. (Added Author). Washington, Denzel, 1954- film producer, film director, actor. (Added Author). Black, Todd, film producer. (Added Author). Wilson, August, screenwriter. (Added Author). Davis, Viola, 1965- actor. (Added Author). Henderson, Stephen McKinley, actor. (Added Author). Adepo, Jovan, actor. (Added Author). Hornsby, Russell, actor. (Added Author). Williamson, Mykelti, actor. (Added Author). Wilson, August. Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Fences. (Added Author). Paramount Pictures Corporation, publisher. (Added Author). Music by Marcelo Zarvos ; costume designer, Sharen Davis ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; production designer, David Gropman ; director of photography, Charlotte Bruus Christensen. (Cast).
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Available copies

  • 10 of 84 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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129 current holds with 84 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID FEN DVD (Text) 34207002063056 VIDA Checked out 04/03/2017
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DVD 6733 (Text) 37521530832205 AMPL Adult DVD Checked out 03/31/2017
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DVD 6733 (Text) 37521530832213 AMPL Adult DVD Checked out 04/01/2017
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Benton Co PL - Fowler DVD 1468 DRA (Text) 34044000913366 DVD Checked out 03/28/2017
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (138 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
  • Publisher: [Los Angeles, California] : Paramount, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on August Wilson's Pulitzer prize-winning play.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2016.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music by Marcelo Zarvos ; costume designer, Sharen Davis ; editor, Hughes Winborne ; production designer, David Gropman ; director of photography, Charlotte Bruus Christensen.
Participant or Performer Note: Denzel Washington, Viola Davis, Stephen McKinley Henderson, Jovan Adepo, Russell Hornsby, Mykelti Williamson, Saniyya Sidney.
Summary, etc.: In 1950s Pittsburgh, a Black garbage collector named Troy Maxson--bitter that baseball's color barrier was only broken after his own heyday in the Negro Leagues--is prone to taking out his frustrations on his loved ones.
Target Audience Note: Rating: PG-13; for thematic elements, language and some suggestive references.
System Details Note: DVD, region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language Note: English dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles.
Awards Note: Academy Award, 2016: Best supporting actress (Davis).
Subject: Families, Black > United States > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Drama.
Fathers and sons > United States > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Negro leagues > Drama.
Race relations > Drama.
African American theater > New York (State) > New York.
Theater > New York (State) > New York.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Social problem films.
Sports films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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