My left foot
DVD
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The story of Christy Brown, who was born with cerebral palsy. He learned to paint and write with his only controllable limb -- his left foot.

Item Details
Series:
Miramax collector's series
Miramax collector's series.
Subjects:
Artistes -- Films.
Artists -- Drama.
Brown, Christy, 1932-1981 -- Drama.
Brown, Christy, 1932-1981 -- Films.
Cerebral palsy -- Drama.
Dublin (Ireland) -- Drama.
Enfants infirmes moteurs ceŕeb́raux -- Ed́ucation -- Films.
Infirmes moteurs ceŕeb́raux -- Films.
Genre:
Biographical films.
Feature films.
Films biographiques.
Foreign films.
Longs métrages.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Bernstein, Elmer.
Brown, Christy, 1932-1981. My left foot.
Connaughton, Shane.
Cusack, Cyril, 1910-1993.
Day-Lewis, Daniel.
Dunbar, Adrian, 1958-
Fricker, Brenda.
Granada Films.
McAnally, Ray.
Miramax Films.
Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
O'Conor, Hugh, 1975-
Shaw, Fiona, 1958-
Sheridan, Jim, 1949-
ISBN:
9780788828737
0788828738
Publisher, Date:
[United States] : Miramax ; Burbank, CA : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment/Miramax, c1989.
Description:
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: 14A
Other Title:
Also known as: My left foot [DVD] : the story of Christy Brown.
Also known as: My left foot [DVD] : l'histoire vraie de Christy Brown.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1989.
Based on the book by Christy Brown.
Special features: "The real Christy Brown" featuring biographical details on Brown (5 min.) ; "An inspirational journey : the making of 'My left foot' " with commentaries on the pre-production process (11 min.); stills gallery; "My left foot" reviews from the Los Angeles Times, New York Magazine, The New Yorker, and the LA Weekly.
Director of photography, Jack Conroy ; music, Elmer Bernstein.
Daniel Day-Lewis, Ray McAnally, Brenda Fricker, Fiona Shaw, Adrian Dunbar.
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound.
English dialogue or French language track with French or Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Academy Award winners 1989: best actor, Daniel Day-Lewis; best supporting actress, Brenda Fricker.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
22428
575252
Link to PAC
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