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Burning man

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Spanish
Format: DVD 2012
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
Available (3)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD DVD Burning
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD
 
Call Number  DVD Burning
 
 
Dormont Public Library Audio Visual DVD BURN
Location  Dormont Public Library
 
Collection  Audio Visual
 
Call Number  DVD BURN
 
 
Northland Public Library Audio Video Drama BURNING (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Audio Video
 
Call Number  Drama BURNING (DVD)
 
 
Summary
A man struggles to keep his emotions in check after the death of his wife in this drama written and directed by Jonathan Teplitzky. Tom (Matthew Goode) is a passionate and forthright individual who is accustomed to speaking his mind. But Tom seems to have lost his emotional anchors since his wife Sarah (Bojana Novakovic) succumbed to cancer. Tom struggles with rage and confusion, and has begun verbally lashing out at his son Oscar (Jack Heanly) and Sarah's sister Karen (Essie Davis). Tom has also been sleeping with practically any woman that will have him, and while he hasn't lost all of his charm, his ability to bend others to his will is fading fast, and a traumatic event forces him to take a long look at the way he treats others. Not to be confused with the annual "radical self-expression" held in Nevada, Burning Man received its world premiere at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival. ~ Mark Deming, Rovi
Additional Information
Subjects Grief -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Drama.
Vice -- Drama.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher New York, NY :IFC Films :2012
MPI Media Group,
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Paterson, Andy.
Teplitzky, Jonathan.
Goode, Matthew, 1978-
Novakovic, Bojana.
Davis, Essie.
Griffiths, Rachel, 1968-
IFC Midnight (Firm)
Screen Australia.
Screen NSW Filmbox (Firm)
Latitude Media.
IFC Films.
MPI Media Group.
Participants/Performers Matthew Goode, Bojana Novakovic, Essie Davis, Rachel Griffiths.
Audience Not rated.
Language English
Spanish
In English, with Spanish subtitles; with English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Special features: Commentary; interviews; behind the scenes; trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0788616145
9780788616143
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