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The Resource Elena., un filme de = a film by Petra Costa ; Tim Robbins and Fernando Meirelles present ; Busca Vida Filmes presents ; direção, Petra Costa ; roteiro, Petra Costa, Carolina Ziskind ; produção, Petra Costa

Elena., un filme de = a film by Petra Costa ; Tim Robbins and Fernando Meirelles present ; Busca Vida Filmes presents ; direção, Petra Costa ; roteiro, Petra Costa, Carolina Ziskind ; produção, Petra Costa

Label
Elena.
Title
Elena.
Statement of responsibility
un filme de = a film by Petra Costa ; Tim Robbins and Fernando Meirelles present ; Busca Vida Filmes presents ; direção, Petra Costa ; roteiro, Petra Costa, Carolina Ziskind ; produção, Petra Costa
Contributor
Film director
Filmmaker
Film producer
Narrator
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
  • fre
  • por
  • spa
  • eng
  • por
  • eng
Summary
Filmmaker Petra Costa presents a medidation on her sister Elena Andrada, who moved to New York from Brazil when Costa was seven to become an actress, where she fell into a state of depression and ended her own life, a mystery that Costa reconstructs with home movies, newspaper clippings, diary entries, and letters
Awards note
Films de Femmes 2013, Meilleur Documentare Selection, 2013; Havana Film Festival 2013, Best Documentary; Cinema Eye Honors 2013, Best Cinematography (nominee); Brasilia Film Festival 2012, Best Documentary/Best Director/Best Editing/Best Art Direction
Cataloging source
NUI
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janice D'Avila, Will Etchebehere, Miguel Vassy; editors, Marilia Moraes, Tina Baz;
Dewey number
791.430233092
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In optional English and Portuguese, with optional subtitles in Portuguese, English, French and Spanish
LC call number
  • HV6548.U52
  • PN1998.3.C67
LC item number
  • N745 2014
  • E44 2013
PerformerNote
Narrator, Petra Costa
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1983-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Costa, Petra
  • Meirelles, Fernando
  • Robbins, Tim
  • Ziskind, Carolina
  • Busca Vida Filmes
  • Syndicado (Firm)
Runtime
82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Suicide
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Suicide victims
  • Suicide victims
  • Suicide victims
  • Andrade, Elena
  • Costa, Petra
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Actors
  • Actors
  • Sisters
  • Students
Technique
live action
Label
Elena., un filme de = a film by Petra Costa ; Tim Robbins and Fernando Meirelles present ; Busca Vida Filmes presents ; direção, Petra Costa ; roteiro, Petra Costa, Carolina Ziskind ; produção, Petra Costa
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Disc 2. An ocean of memories, 120 minutes of extra footage exploring Elena's artistic past and the process of making the movie
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Extra features: Turn to water -- Ophelias -- Sea of memories -- A Japanese diary -- Underground -- A passage through the USA -- Casting test -- Boi voador -- The last trip -- Impermanence -- Father, colors and ashes -- Dancing with herself -- Memory of creation
Control code
1677053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887936987113
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1677053
  • (OCoLC)891379716
System details
DVD, 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Elena., un filme de = a film by Petra Costa ; Tim Robbins and Fernando Meirelles present ; Busca Vida Filmes presents ; direção, Petra Costa ; roteiro, Petra Costa, Carolina Ziskind ; produção, Petra Costa
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2013
  • Special features: Disc 2. An ocean of memories, 120 minutes of extra footage exploring Elena's artistic past and the process of making the movie
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Extra features: Turn to water -- Ophelias -- Sea of memories -- A Japanese diary -- Underground -- A passage through the USA -- Casting test -- Boi voador -- The last trip -- Impermanence -- Father, colors and ashes -- Dancing with herself -- Memory of creation
Control code
1677053
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
887936987113
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1677053
  • (OCoLC)891379716
System details
DVD, 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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