Frida (DVD video, 2003) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Author: Julie TaymorSarah GreenSalma HayekJay PolsteinMargaret Rose PerenchioAll authors
Publisher: [Santa Monica, California] : Miramax Home Entertainment : Burbank, California : Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment. [2003] ©2002
Series: Miramax award-winning collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Biographical films
Films for the hearing impaired
French language materials
Spanish language materials
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Hayden Herrera; Frida Kahlo; Diego Rivera; Hayden Herrera; Frida Kahlo; Diego Rivera; Frida Kahlo; Diego Rivera; Frida Kahlo; Diego Rivera
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Taymor; Sarah Green; Salma Hayek; Jay Polstein; Margaret Rose Perenchio; Clancy Sigal; Diane Lake; Gregory Nava; Anna Thomas; Alfred Molina; Valeria Golino; Mía Maestro; Roger Rees; Diego Luna; Geoffrey Rush; Ashley Judd; Antonio Banderas; Edward Norton; Rodrigo Prieto; Elliot Goldenthal; Hayden Herrera; Miramax Films,; Ventanarosa Productions,; Lions Gate Films (Santa Monica, Calif.),; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm),; Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 0788844989 9780788844980
Language Note: English or dubbed French dialogue, with optional Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
OCLC Number: 51980847
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
Based on the book by Hayden Herrera.
Widescreen 1.85:1.
Special features: Disc 1: Feature film with commentary by director Julie Taymor; Selected scenes commentary with composer Elliot Goldenthal; A conversation with Salma Hayek -- Disc 2: American Film Institute Q & A with director Julie Taymor; Bill Moyers interview with Julie Taymor; Chavela Vargas interview; The voice of Lila Downs; The vision of Frida: with Rodrigo Prieto and Julie Taymor; The design of "Frida": with Felipe Fernandez; The music of "Frida": with Elliot Goldenthal and Salma Hayek; Salma Hayek's recording session; Bringing Frida Kahlo's life and art to film : a walk through real locations; Portrait of an artist; "Amoeba Proteus" visual FX; "The Brothers Quay" visual FX; Frida Kahlo facts.
Credits: Director of photography, Rodrigo Prieto ; editor, Françoise Bonnot ; music composer, Elliot Goldenthal ; costume designer, Julie Weiss ; production designer, Felipe Fernández del Paso.
Cast: Salma Hayek, Alfred Molina, Valeria Golino, Mia Maestro, Roger Rees, Diego Luna, Geoffrey Rush, Ashley Judd, Edward Norton, Antonio Banderas.
Awards: Academy Awards, USA, 2003: Oscar - Best Achievement in Makeup (John E. Jackson, Beatrice De Alba); Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Score (Elliot Goldenthal).
Golden Globes, 2003: Best Original Score, Motion Picture (Elliot Goldenthal).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for sexuality/nudity and language.
Description: 2 videodiscs (123 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, NTSC, dual layer, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital surround sound.
Series Title: Miramax award-winning collection.
Other Titles: Frida (Motion picture)
Frida (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Miramax Films presents in association with Margaret Rose Perenchio, a Ventanarosa production in association with Lions Gate Films ; a film by Julie Taymor ; produced by Sarah Green, Salma Hayek, Jay Polstein [and 4 others] ; screenplay by Clancy Sigal and Diane Lake and Gregory Nava & Anna Thomas ; directed by Julie Taymor.


The life of artist Frida Kahlo, from her humble upbringing to her worldwide fame and controversy that surrounded both her and her husband, Diego Rivera.
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