A powerful portrait of five sisters struggling with life, love, and a quest for freedom. In a time of turmoil, they dared to challenge the establishment, but with nowhere else to turn, they turn to each other.
Ireland -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Culver City, CA :Columbia TriStar Home Video,1999
Burke, Kathy, 1965-
Thompson, Sophie, 1962-
Ifans, Rhys, 1967-
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Meryl Streep, Michael Gambon, Catherine McCormack, Kathy Burke, Brid Brennan, Sophie Thompson, Rhys Ifans.
Director of photography, Kenneth MacMillan; editor, Humphrey Dixon; music, Bill Whelan.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Based on the original stageplay by Brian Friel.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1998.
Formatted to fit TV screen.
VHS; hi-fi stereo, Dolby surround.
1 videocassette (approximately 95 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.