The Children Act
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
|Availability:||Available at 11 Libraries 11 of 21 copies|
SummaryFiona Maye is a High Court judge in London ruling with wisdom and kindness over ethically complicated cases of family law. Fiona is tasked with ruling on the case of Adam, an exceptional 17-year-old boy who is refusing a life-saving blood transfusion (and legally still a child).
-- Children Act 1989
Women judges -- Drama.
Blood -- Transfusion -- Drama.
Health -- Religious aspects -- Jehovah's Witnesses -- Drama.
Jehovah's Witnesses -- Doctrines -- Drama.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Santa Monica, California :
|Other Titles|| Children Act.
McEwan, Ian, screenwriter.
Eyre, Richard, 1943- film director.
Thompson, Emma, actor.
Tucci, Stanley, actor.
Whitehead, Fionn, 1997- actor.
Warbeck, Stephen, composer.
McEwan, Ian. Children Act.
A24 (Firm), presenter, production company.
FilmNation Entertainment (Firm), presenter, production company.
BBC Films, presenter, production company.
Lions Gate Films, publisher.
Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Fionn Whitehead.
Director of photography, Andrew Dunn ; editor, Dan Farrell ; music, Stephen Warbeck.
MPAA rating: R; for a sexual reference.
In English; with optional Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Based on the novel by Ian McEwan.
Special feature: Audio commentary with the director Richard Eyre, writer Ian McEwan, and producer Duncan Kenworthy.
DVD; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1; 16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
1 videodisc (approximately 106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.