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Uniform Title Lilies of the field (Motion picture)
Title Ralph Nelson's Lilies of the field [videorecording] / United Artists presents ; Rainbow Productions, Inc. ; screenplay by James Poe ; produced and directed by Ralph Nelson ; associate producer, J. Paul Popkin.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : Kino Lorber Incorporated, [2015].
Publication Info. copyright MCMLXIII


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl DVD Collection  DVD Lillies    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical 5.1 surround Dolby Digital rda
anamorphic widescreen (2.40:1) rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture.
Series KL Studio classics
KL studio classics.
System Details DVD, anamorphic widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.66:1).
Language English language with some German and Spanish, and optional English subtitles.
Cast Sidney Poitier (Homer Smith), Lilia Skala (Mother Maria), Stanley Adams (Juan); Lisa Mann (Sister Gertrude), Isa Crino (Sister Agnes), Francesca Jarvis (Sister Albertine), Pamela Branch (Sister Elizabeth), Dan Frazer (Father Murphy).
Credits Music, Jerry Goldsmith ; vocal arrangements, Jester Hairston ; director of photography, Ernest Haller ; film editor, John W. McCafferty.
Note First released at the Berlin International Film Festival in June 1963. First released in the U.S.A. on October 1, 1963.
Based on the novel by William E. Barrett.
"Distributed by Kino Lorber Corp. under license from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc."--Container.
Summary Free spirited ex-G.I. and unemployed construction worker Homer Smith stops at a remote farm in the Arizona desert to get water when his car overheats. The farm is being worked by a group of German refugee Catholic nuns, headed by the strict Mother Maria, who believes that Homer has been sent by God to build a much-needed church in the desert...
Note Bonus material: Lilies of the Field theatrical trailer ; They Call Me Mister Tibbs trailer ; The Organization trailer ; Duel at Diablo trailer.
Awards Academy Award, Best Actor, 1963.
Audience Not rated by MPAA.
Subject Barrett, William E. (William Edmund), 1900-1986 -- Film adaptations.
African Americans -- Drama.
African Americans -- Relations with German Americans -- Drama.
Nuns -- Arizona -- Drama.
Germans -- Arizona -- Drama.
United States -- Race relations -- Drama.
Church buildings -- Arizona -- Drama.
African American men. (OCoLC)fst00799236
Church buildings. (OCoLC)fst00860599
Nuns. (OCoLC)fst01041386
Arizona. (OCoLC)fst01204820
Genre/Form Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
Subject DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Nelson, Ralph, 1916-1987.
Poe, James, 1923-1980.
Poitier, Sidney, 1927-
Skala, Lilia, 1896-1994.
Adams, Stanley, 1915-1977.
Barrett, William E. (William Edmund), 1900-1986. Lilies of the field.
United Artists Corporation.
Rainbow Productions (Chicago, Ill.)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (1992- )
Kino Lorber, Inc.
Added Title Lilies of the field
Lillies of the field
Standard No. 738329163723
Music No. K1637 KL Studio Classics

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