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Author: Stephen FrearsSteven KnightNathan LarsonAudrey TautouSergi LópezAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2004]
Series: Viewpoints Film series.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Nigerian exile Okwe and Turkish chambermaid Senay toil at a west London hotel that is full of illegal activity. Late one night Okwe makes a shocking discovery, which creates an impossible dilemma and tests the limits of all they know.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures, television, etc.)
Drama
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Suspense films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Frears; Steven Knight; Nathan Larson; Audrey Tautou; Sergi López; Chiwetel Ejiofor; Chris Menges; BBC Films.; Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm); Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 0788850636 9780788850639
OCLC Number: 54911779
Language Note: English and French language soundtracks; English subtitles. Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002.
Special features include: director's commentary with Stephen Frears; behind-the-scenes special.
Credits: Music by Nathan Larson ; production designer, Hugo Luczyc-Wyhowski ; film editor, Mick Audsely ; director of photography, Chris Menges.
Cast: Audrey Tautou, Sergi López, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Sophie Okonedo, Benedict Wong, Zlatko Buric, Kriss Dosanjh, Israel Aduramo, Yemi Ajibade, Nizwar Karanj, Dhobi Oparei.
Awards: British Independent Film Awards, 2003: British Independent Film Award - Best Actor (Chiwetel Ejiofor); Best British Independent Film - Best Director (Stephen Frears); Best Screenplay (Steve Knight).
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R, for sexual content, disturbing images, and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; Widescreen (1.85:1); NTSC region 1.
Series Title: Viewpoints Film series.
Responsibility: Miramax Films and BBC Films present a Celador Films production ; produced by Tracey Seaward, Robert Jones ; written by Steve Knight ; directed by Stephen Frears.

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Nigerian exile Okwe and Turkish chambermaid Senay toil at a west London hotel that is full of illegal activity. Late one night Okwe makes a shocking discovery, which creates an impossible dilemma and tests the limits of all they know.

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