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The Magdalene Sisters [videorecording]

Miramax Films, Scottish Screen, the Film Council and the Irish Film Board/Bord Scannán na hÉireann presents in association with Momentum Pictures a PFP Films production in association with Temple Films, a film by Peter Mullan ; produced by Frances Higson ; written and directed by Peter Mullan
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
In Ireland in the 1960s, four women were sent to the Magdalene sisterhood asylum because of 'sinful' behavior. They all had to work in the laundry, where the strict nuns would break everyone's wills through sadistic punishment. Based on a true story.
Director
Peter Mullan
Performers
Geraldine McEwan, Anne-Marie Duff, Nora-Jane Noone, Dorothy Duffy, Eileen Walsh, Mary Murray, Britta Smith, Frances Healy, Eithne McGuinness.
Release Date
2002
Run Time
120 min.
Language
Closed-captioned
In English and French with English, French and Spanish subtitles
Rating
MPAA rating: R; for violence/cruelty, nudity, sexual content and language
Notes
  • Title from container.
  • Videodisc release of a 2002 motion picture.
  • Special features include: acclaimed original exposé "Sex in a cold climate" and "Face the Issue" Animations.
Related Title
Sex in a cold climate.
Face the issue.
ISBN
0788850881
Credits
Director of photography, Nigel Willoughby ; editor, Colin Monie ; music composer, Craig Armstrong ; costume designer, Trisha Biggar ; production designer, Mark Leese ; special effects supervisor, Steve Breheney.
Published
[United States] : Miramax Home Entertainment ; Burbank, Calif. : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2004].
Publisher no.
33435 Miramax Home Entertainment
Description
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
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