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An education

Author: Finola DwyerAmanda PoseyNick HornbyLone ScherfigPeter SarsgaardAll authors
Publisher: [Australia] : Paramount Home Entertainment (Australasia) [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : English : WidescreenView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Romance films
Coming-of-age films
Feature films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Finola Dwyer; Amanda Posey; Nick Hornby; Lone Scherfig; Peter Sarsgaard; Alfred Molina; Rosamund Pike; Dominic Cooper; Olivia Williams; Emma Thompson; Carey Mulligan; Paul Englishby; Lynn Barber; BBC Films.; Wildgaze Films.; Finola Dwyer Productions.; Endgame Entertainment (Firm); Paramount Home Entertainment (Australasia) Pty. Ltd.
OCLC Number: 607562845
Language Note: English dialogue.
Notes: Based on the memoir by Lynn Barber.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Credits: Director of photography, John de Borman ; editor, Barney Pilling ; music, Paul Englishby.
Cast: Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina, Rosamund Pike, Dominic Cooper, Olivia Williams, Emma Thompson, Carey Mulligan.
Target Audience: Censorship classification : M.
Description: 1 videodisc (DVD) (approximately 99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD region 4 ; PAL ; Dolby digital.
Other Titles: Education (Motion picture)
Responsibility: a Sony Pictures Classics release, BBC Films presents a Wildgaze Films/Finola Dwyer Productions in association with Endgame Entertainment ; produced by Finola Dwyer & Amanda Posey ; written by Nick Hornby ; directed by Lone Scherfig.

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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.

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