Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only

Uniform Title My left foot (Motion picture)
Title My left foot [videorecording] : the story of Christy Brown / Miramax Films ; a Granada film ; a Noel Pearson production ; screenplay by Shane Connaughton, Jim Sheridan ; director, Jim Sheridan.

Imprint [United States] : Miramax ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2005]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD My left foot    ---  Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Miramax collector's series
Note Widescreen, enhanced for 16X9 television.
Based on the novel: My left foot / by Christy Brown.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1989.
Special features: "The real Christy Brown" featuring biographical details on Brown ; "An inspirational journey : the making of 'My left foot' " with commentaries on the pre-production process ; stills gallery ; "My left foot" reviews from the Los Angeles Times, New York Magazine, The New Yorker, and the LA Weekly.
Credits Director of photography, Jack Conroy ; editor, J. Patrick Duffner ; music, Elmer Bernstein.
Cast Daniel Day-Lewis, Ray McAnally, Brenda Fricker, Fiona Shaw, Hugh O'Conor, Adrian Dunbar, Cyril Cusack.
Summary The story of Christy Brown. Born with cerebral palsy, Brown learned to paint and write with his only controllable limb, his left foot.
System Details DVD, region 1, 1.85:1 aspect ratio, digitally remastered; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound.
Language In English or dubbed French with optional French, Spanish or English subtitles. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Awards 1990 Academy Award winner for Best Actor (Daniel Day-Lewis) and Best Supporting Actress (Best Supporting Actress)
Subject Brown, Christy, 1932-1981 -- Drama.
Cerebral palsied -- Drama.
Genre/Form Fiction films.
Feature films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Connaughton, Shane.
Sheridan, Jim, 1949-
Day-Lewis, Daniel.
McAnally, Ray.
Fricker, Brenda.
Shaw, Fiona, 1958-
O'Conor, Hugh, 1975-
Dunbar, Adrian, 1958-
Cusack, Cyril, 1910-1993.
Bernstein, Elmer.
Brown, Christy, 1932-1981. My left foot.
Miramax Films.
Granada Films.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 0788828738
Standard No. 786936151985
Music No. 22428 Buena Vista Home Entertainment

Available items only