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The secret of Roan Inish [videorecording] / Jones Entertainment Group Ltd. in association with Peter Newman Productions presents ; produced by Sarah Green, Maggie Renzi ; written for the screen [and] directed ... by John Sayles.

Sayles, John, 1950- (Added Author). Green, Sarah. (Added Author). Renzi, Maggie (Added Author). Lally, Mick. (Added Author). Colgan, Eileen. (Added Author). Lynch, John, 1963- (Added Author). Courtney, Jeni. (Added Author). Fry, Rosalie K. Child of the Western Isles. (Added Author). Jones Entertainment Group Ltd. (Added Author). Peter Newman Productions. (Added Author). First Look Pictures (Added Author). Skerry Movies (Firm) (Added Author). Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Mick Lally, Eileen Colgan, John Lynch, Jeni Courtney, Richard Sheridan, Cillian Byrne. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 511 37684000975761 Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767821580 :
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Culver City, CA] : Columbia Tristar Home Video, 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Faculty reserve.
Material for LSOC-341 (Coroniti).
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1) on side A, full screen format of side B.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1995.
Based on the book Secret of the Ron Mor Skerry [ = Child of the Western Isles] / Rosalie K. Fry.
"First Look Pictures Releasing ... a Skerry Movies production."--Container.
Special features: Director's commentary ; theatrical trailers ; talent files ; scene selections.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Haskell Wexler ; production design, Adrian Smith ; music, Mason Daring ; editing, John Sayles.
Participant or Performer Note:
Mick Lally, Eileen Colgan, John Lynch, Jeni Courtney, Richard Sheridan, Cillian Byrne.
Summary, etc.:
A magical tale of a girl whose search for her missing brother brings an Irish legend to life.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
English (surround) language soundtrack with optional subtitles in English, French, & Spanish ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Subject: Fry, Rosalie K. > Film and video adaptations.
Selkies > Drama.
Brothers and sisters > Ireland > Drama.
Legends > Ireland > Drama.
Feature films
Donegal (Ireland : County) > Drama.

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