skip to content
Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall

Author: Randa HainesPhylis GellerCalvin SkaggsCorinne JackerGeraldine FitzgeraldAll authors
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, CA : Monterey Video : Distributed by Monterey Media, Inc., ©2005.
Series: American short story collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Granny Weatherall is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control. Yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring her to the realization that of all her accomplishments, she cannot console herself for the shame-filled day she was left standing at the altar. Still, her indomitable will to live and act  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Drama
Fiction television programs
Film adaptations
Made-for-TV movies
Short films
Television adaptations
Named Person: Katherine Anne Porter; Katherine Anne Porter
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Randa Haines; Phylis Geller; Calvin Skaggs; Corinne Jacker; Geraldine Fitzgerald; Lois Smith; William Swetland; Henry Fonda; Katherine Anne Porter; National Endowment for the Humanities.; Learning in Focus, inc.; Monterey Video (Firm); Monterey Media Inc.
ISBN: 1569944350 9781569944356
OCLC Number: 60609992
Notes: Broadcast as part of the PBS television series The American short story in 1980.
Based on the short story by Katherine Anne Porter.
Special features: Author bio [text feature]; Actor bio [text feature]; Printable study guide [requires a DVD-ROM drive]; About the ASSC [text feature]; Transcript interview [with Robert Geller]; Henry Fonda intro (2 min.); Watch for these DVD's [text feature]; Trailer[s] (5 min.).
Credits: Director of photography, Mike Fash ; editor, Stan Warnow ; music by Jonathan Tunick.
Cast: Host, Henry Fonda ; starring Geraldine Fitzgerald, Lois Smith, William Swetland.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (57 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 2.0.
Contents: Granny Weatherall --
Memories --
Baking a white cake --
Is it time to go? --
Priest.
Series Title: American short story collection.
Other Titles: Jilting of Granny Weatherall
Responsibility: a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities ; a production of Learning in Focus ; Learning in Focus presents ; produced by Phylis Geller, Calvin Skaggs ; teleplay by Corinne Jacker ; directed by Randa Haines.

Abstract:

Granny Weatherall is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control. Yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring her to the realization that of all her accomplishments, she cannot console herself for the shame-filled day she was left standing at the altar. Still, her indomitable will to live and act independently infuses the last day of her life.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(6)

User lists with this item (4)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/60609992> # Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall
    a schema:CreativeWork, bgn:DVD, schema:Movie ;
   library:oclcnum "60609992" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Place/thousand_oaks_ca> ; # Thousand Oaks, CA
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
   rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#CreativeWork/jilting_of_granny_weatherall> ; # Jilting of Granny Weatherall.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1002769> ; # Love
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Person/porter_katherine_anne_1890_1980> ; # Katherine Anne Porter
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4372/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Topic/older_women> ; # Older women
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/813.52/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Topic/love> ; # Love
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/56620604> ; # Katherine Anne Porter
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1199159> ; # Older women
   schema:alternateName "Jilting of Granny Weatherall" ;
   schema:contentRating "MPAA rating: Not rated." ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/153935134> ; # Monterey Video (Firm)
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/76138141> ; # William Swetland
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/128174402> ; # Monterey Media Inc.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/163138413> ; # Calvin Skaggs
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/91394157> ; # Lois Smith
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/68535603> ; # Phylis Geller
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/137796012> ; # National Endowment for the Humanities.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/107041200> ; # Geraldine Fitzgerald
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/112378001> ; # Henry Fonda
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/37108133> ; # Randa Haines
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/40616540> ; # Corinne Jacker
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/151239173> ; # Learning in Focus, inc.
   schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Person/porter_katherine_anne_1890_1980> ; # Katherine Anne Porter
   schema:copyrightYear "2005" ;
   schema:description "Granny Weatherall is a spunky old lady of eighty who bosses her doctor and her children. She seems so strong and in control. Yet she has never had the upper hand in her destiny. One morning, a flood of long-forgotten memories bring her to the realization that of all her accomplishments, she cannot console herself for the shame-filled day she was left standing at the altar. Still, her indomitable will to live and act independently infuses the last day of her life."@en ;
   schema:description "Granny Weatherall -- Memories -- Baking a white cake -- Is it time to go? -- Priest."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3855815089> ;
   schema:genre "Drama"@en ;
   schema:genre "Television adaptations"@en ;
   schema:genre "Film adaptations"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction television programs"@en ;
   schema:genre "Short films"@en ;
   schema:genre "Made-for-TV movies"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Series/american_short_story_collection> ; # American short story collection.
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Series/the_american_short_story_collection> ; # The American short story collection
   schema:name "Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall"@en ;
   schema:productID "60609992" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/60609992#PublicationEvent/thousand_oaks_ca_monterey_video_distributed_by_monterey_media_inc_2005> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Agent/monterey_video> ; # Monterey Video
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Agent/distributed_by_monterey_media_inc> ; # Distributed by Monterey Media, Inc.
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781569944356> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/60609992> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Agent/distributed_by_monterey_media_inc> # Distributed by Monterey Media, Inc.
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Distributed by Monterey Media, Inc." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Person/porter_katherine_anne_1890_1980> # Katherine Anne Porter
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1890" ;
   schema:deathDate "1980" ;
   schema:familyName "Porter" ;
   schema:givenName "Katherine Anne" ;
   schema:name "Katherine Anne Porter" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Place/thousand_oaks_ca> # Thousand Oaks, CA
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Thousand Oaks, CA" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Series/american_short_story_collection> # American short story collection.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/60609992> ; # Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall
   schema:name "American short story collection." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3855815089#Series/the_american_short_story_collection> # The American short story collection
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/60609992> ; # Katherine Anne Porter's The jilting of Granny Weatherall
   schema:name "The American short story collection" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1002769> # Love
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Love"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1199159> # Older women
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Older women"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/107041200> # Geraldine Fitzgerald
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1913" ;
   schema:deathDate "2005" ;
   schema:familyName "Fitzgerald" ;
   schema:givenName "Geraldine" ;
   schema:name "Geraldine Fitzgerald" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/112378001> # Henry Fonda
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1905" ;
   schema:deathDate "1982" ;
   schema:familyName "Fonda" ;
   schema:givenName "Henry" ;
   schema:name "Henry Fonda" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/128174402> # Monterey Media Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Monterey Media Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/137796012> # National Endowment for the Humanities.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "National Endowment for the Humanities." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/151239173> # Learning in Focus, inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Learning in Focus, inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/153935134> # Monterey Video (Firm)
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "Monterey Video (Firm)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/163138413> # Calvin Skaggs
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Skaggs" ;
   schema:givenName "Calvin" ;
   schema:name "Calvin Skaggs" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/37108133> # Randa Haines
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Haines" ;
   schema:givenName "Randa" ;
   schema:name "Randa Haines" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/40616540> # Corinne Jacker
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Jacker" ;
   schema:givenName "Corinne" ;
   schema:name "Corinne Jacker" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/56620604> # Katherine Anne Porter
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1890" ;
   schema:deathDate "1980" ;
   schema:familyName "Porter" ;
   schema:givenName "Katherine Anne" ;
   schema:name "Katherine Anne Porter" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/68535603> # Phylis Geller
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Geller" ;
   schema:givenName "Phylis" ;
   schema:name "Phylis Geller" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/76138141> # William Swetland
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1913" ;
   schema:deathDate "2003" ;
   schema:familyName "Swetland" ;
   schema:givenName "William" ;
   schema:name "William Swetland" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/91394157> # Lois Smith
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1930" ;
   schema:familyName "Smith" ;
   schema:givenName "Lois" ;
   schema:name "Lois Smith" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781569944356>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1569944350" ;
   schema:isbn "9781569944356" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.