My beautiful laundrette [videorecording] / Channel 4 Films ; SAF Productions ; Working Title Films ; written by Hanif Kureishi ; produced by Sarah Radclyffe and Tim Bevan ; directed by Stephen Frears.
http://us.imdb.com/Title?0091578 - Credits from Internet Movie Database
- 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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|Library Reserve Desk||DVD 4578||37684001063927||Reserve Closet||Not holdable||Available||-|
- ISBN: 0792855795
- ISBN: 9780792855798
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Material for LVIS-223 (Menon).
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Photography, Oliver Stapleton ; film editing, Mick Andsley ; music, Ludus Tonalis.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Saeed Jaffrey, Roshan Seth, Daniel Day Lewis, Gordon Warnecke, Derrick Branche, Shirley Anne Field.
Set in the Pakistani community in south London, the film focuses on two youths--Johnny, a working-class white, and Omar, a Pakistani. Together they operate a laundrette, which Omar inherits from his uncle. While Johnny looks upon the laundrette as a life line on which to salvage his self-respect, Omar sees it as just the beginning step on the road to riches.
|System Details Note:||
DVD, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation, enhanced for widescreen TV's; mono.
In English with optional English, French, and Spanish language subtitles; closed-captioned.
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|Subject:||Pakistanis > England > London > Drama.
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