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Title The house of sand [videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics ; Columbia TriStar Filmes do Brasil ; Conspirac„o Filmes ; Globo Filmes ; Quanta Centro de Produc„oes in association with Teleimage ; produced by Pedro Buarque de Hollanda, Pedro Guimar„es, Leonardo Monteiro de Barros ; Andrucha Waddington ; screenwriter, Elena Soarez ; director, Andrucha Waddington.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [c2006].


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons DVD Fiction  DVD House of sand    ---  Inventory in Progress
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Note In Portuguese ; with English, French and Portuguese subtitles.
Title from container.
Performer Fernanda Montenegro, Fernanda Torres, Ruy Guerra, Seu Jorge, Luiz Melodia.
Credits Cinematography, Ricardo Della Rosa ; editor, Sergio Mekler ; music, Jo„o Barone, Carlo Bartolini ; costume designer, Claudia Kopke.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Audience MPAA rating: R; for some graphic sexuality.
Summary A woman and her mother are sent to an island and spend almost 60 years trying to leave it. Follow three generations of the woman's family as they all try and find happiness on a lagoon surrounded by shifting dunes.
Note Special features: "Making of the house of sand" and previews.
Awards Sundance Film Festival Winner: Alfred Sloan Prize ; Tribeca Film Festival Official Selection.
Subject Foreign films.
Genre/Form Films for the hearing impaired.
Subject Portuguese language films.
Note Portuguese title: Casa de areia.
ISBN 1424823927
Standard No. 043396157200
Music No. 15720 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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