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The Resource The shape of water, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents, in association with TSG Entertainment, a Double Dare You production ; produced by J. Miles Dale, Guillermo Del Toro ; story by Guillermo Del Toro ; screenplay by Guillermo Del Toro & Vanessa Taylor ; directed by Guillermo Del Toro, (videorecording)

The shape of water, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents, in association with TSG Entertainment, a Double Dare You production ; produced by J. Miles Dale, Guillermo Del Toro ; story by Guillermo Del Toro ; screenplay by Guillermo Del Toro & Vanessa Taylor ; directed by Guillermo Del Toro, (videorecording)

Label
The shape of water
Title
The shape of water
Statement of responsibility
Fox Searchlight Pictures presents, in association with TSG Entertainment, a Double Dare You production ; produced by J. Miles Dale, Guillermo Del Toro ; story by Guillermo Del Toro ; screenplay by Guillermo Del Toro & Vanessa Taylor ; directed by Guillermo Del Toro
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"An otherworldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment"--Container
Member of
Awards note
  • Nominated for 13 Academy Awards, 2018: Best Picture, Best Director (Guillermo del Toro), Best Original Music Score (Alexandre Desplat); Academy Award for Best Picture.
  • Golden Globe Award for best director of a motion picture, 2018 (Guillermo del Toro)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Shape of water (Motion picture)
  • Shape of water (Motion picture)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Costume designer, Luis Sequeira ; music, Alexandre Desplat ; film editor, Sidney Wolinsky ; production designer, Paul Austerberry ; director of photography, Dan Laustsen ; story by Guillermo Del Toro
Intended audience
MA15+
Language note
In English or dubbed Spanish or dubbed French; Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); English descriptive audio track for people with visual disabilities
LC call number
  • PN1995.9.F36
  • PN1997.2
LC item number
  • .S53 2018
  • .S53 2018
PerformerNote
Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, Michael Stuhlbarg, Octavia Spencer, Nick Searcy, David Hewlett
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1978-
  • 1976-
  • 1974-
  • 1947-
  • 1960-
  • 1968-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Toro, Guillermo del
  • Taylor, Vanessa
  • Dale, J. Miles
  • Laustsen, Dan
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • Wolinsky, Sidney
  • Austerberry, Paul Denham
  • Sequeira, Luis
  • Hawkins, Sally
  • Shannon, Michael
  • Jenkins, Richard
  • Jones, Doug
  • Stuhlbarg, Michael
  • Spencer, Octavia
  • Searcy, Nick
  • Hewlett, David
  • Fox Searchlight Pictures
  • TSG Entertainment
  • Double Dare You (Firm)
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
123
Series statement
Academy Award Best Picture, 2018
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Laboratories
  • Security classification (Government documents)
  • Science
  • Fairy tales
  • Cold War
  • Mermen
  • Amphibians as laboratory animals
  • Orphans
  • Mute persons
  • Animals, Mythical
  • Fairy tales
  • Animals, Mythical
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The shape of water, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents, in association with TSG Entertainment, a Double Dare You production ; produced by J. Miles Dale, Guillermo Del Toro ; story by Guillermo Del Toro ; screenplay by Guillermo Del Toro & Vanessa Taylor ; directed by Guillermo Del Toro, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/012/010/000000000012010326.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Container incorrectly states closed-captioning
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Special features: A fairy tale for troubled times; theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000062212108
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9786317168367
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543417675
  • 024543417682
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2341767
  • 2341768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1022567330
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The shape of water, Fox Searchlight Pictures presents, in association with TSG Entertainment, a Double Dare You production ; produced by J. Miles Dale, Guillermo Del Toro ; story by Guillermo Del Toro ; screenplay by Guillermo Del Toro & Vanessa Taylor ; directed by Guillermo Del Toro, (videorecording)
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/012/010/000000000012010326.jpg
Publication
Note
  • Container incorrectly states closed-captioning
  • Title from title frame
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
  • Special features: A fairy tale for troubled times; theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000062212108
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9786317168367
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 024543417675
  • 024543417682
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 2341767
  • 2341768
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1022567330
System details
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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