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The Resource Wadjda, Sony Pictures Classics ; Razor Filmproduktion ; High Look Communications Group ; Rotana Studios ; in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour

Wadjda, Sony Pictures Classics ; Razor Filmproduktion ; High Look Communications Group ; Rotana Studios ; in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour

Label
Wadjda
Title
Wadjda
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; Razor Filmproduktion ; High Look Communications Group ; Rotana Studios ; in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Presenter
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ara
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • ara
  • ara
Summary
Wadjda, a fun-loving 10-year-old girl living in Saudi Arabia, has her heart set on a beautiful new bicycle. However, her mother won't allow it, fearing repercussions from a society that sees bicycles as dangerous to a girl's virtue. Determined to turn her dreams into reality and buy the bike on her own, Wadjda uncovers the contradictions and opportunities ingrained in her world
Cataloging source
JRG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Lutz Reitemeier ; editor, Andreas Wodraschke ; composer, Max Richter
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG, for thematic elements, brief mild language and smoking
Language note
In Arabic or dubbed French with optional English or French subtitles; closed-captioned. All languages on DVD and Blu-ray
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W33 2013
PerformerNote
Reem Abdullah, Waad Mohammed, Ahd, Abdullrahman Al Gohani
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1974-
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  • Al-Mansour, Haifaa
  • Abdullah, Reem
  • Mohammed, Waad
  • Ahd
  • Juhanī, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Razor Filmproduktion (Firm)
  • High Look Group
  • Rotana Distribution (Firm)
  • Norddeutscher Rundfunk
  • Bayerischer Rundfunk
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
97
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GFjS_B0Rpi0
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  • Girls
  • Girls
  • Bicycles
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Contests
  • Saudi Arabia
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Wadjda, Sony Pictures Classics ; Razor Filmproduktion ; High Look Communications Group ; Rotana Studios ; in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Haifaa Al Mansour ; making-of featurette ; Director's Guild of America Q&A with Haifaa Al Mansour
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20159446
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodiscs (approximately 97 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
43542
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn869899828
  • (OCoLC)869899828
System details
  • DVD, NTSC region 1, high definition widescreen (1.75:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital surround
  • Blu-ray, region A, high definition widescreen (1.75:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wadjda, Sony Pictures Classics ; Razor Filmproduktion ; High Look Communications Group ; Rotana Studios ; in cooperation with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Bayerischer Rundfunk ; produced by Roman Paul, Gerhard Meixner ; written and directed by Haifaa Al Mansour
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2012
  • Special features: Commentary with writer/director Haifaa Al Mansour ; making-of featurette ; Director's Guild of America Q&A with Haifaa Al Mansour
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20159446
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodiscs (approximately 97 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
43542
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn869899828
  • (OCoLC)869899828
System details
  • DVD, NTSC region 1, high definition widescreen (1.75:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital surround
  • Blu-ray, region A, high definition widescreen (1.75:1) presentation; 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
DVD

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