An education [videorecording] / BBC Films presents ; a Finola Dwyer Productions/Wildgaze Films production ; in association with Endgame Entertainment ; a film by Lone Sherfig
DVDs | Sony Pictures Home Entertainment | c2010 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD E DRAMA) plus 2 more
Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2010.
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English dialogue, with optional subtitles in English (SDH) or French.
Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina, Rosamund Pike, Dominic Cooper, Olivia Williams, Emma Thompson, Carey Mulligan.
Screenplay, Nick Hornby ; producers, Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; director, Lone Scherfig ; director of photography, John de Borman ; editor, Barney Pilling ; music, Paul Englishby.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Based on a memoir by Lynn Barber.
British Academy of Film and Television Arts, 2010: Film awards, Best Leading Actress (Mulligan)
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material involving sexual content, and for smoking.
In the early 1960's, 16-year-old Jenny Mellor lives with her parents in a London suburb. She is smart, pretty, and working toward her goal of being accepted into Oxford. Her life will take a big turn when she meets David, a man twice her age. Now she must decide if she will pursue an education at Oxford, or if she will choose to learn all that a charismatic older man can teach her.
Special features: Commentary with Scherfig, Mulligan and Sarsgaard; The making of An education featurette; Walking the red carpet; deleted scenes.
MW, 3-10; 4-10(add); 6-10(add)
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