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Author: Fred ZinnemannHenry BlankeRobert AndersonAudrey HepburnPeter FinchAll authors
Publisher: [Burbank, CA] : Warner Bros. Pictures, [Burbank, CA] : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [1958] [2005] ©1958 ©2005
Series: Films of faith collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English : Widescreen versionView all editions and formats
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Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
War films
Religious films
Fiction films
Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Video recordings
Adaptation
Teatro
Named Person: Kathryn Hulme; Kathryn Hulme
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Zinnemann; Henry Blanke; Robert Anderson; Audrey Hepburn; Peter Finch; Edith Evans; Peggy Ashcroft; Dean Jagger; Mildred Dunnock; Niall MacGinnis; Beatrice Straight; Patricia Collinge; Rosalie Crutchley; Ruth White; Barbara O'Neil; Margaret Phillips; Colleen Dewhurst; Stephen Murray; Lionel Jeffries; Eva Kotthaus; Molly Urquhart; Dorothy Alison; Jeanette Sterke; Errol John; Diana Lambert; Orlando Martins; Franz Waxman; Franz E Planer; Walter Thompson; Kathryn Hulme; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1419818627 9781419818622 1419824678 9781419824678
OCLC Number: 65185303
Language Note: English or French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes: Title from disc label.
Based on the book by Kathryn C. Hulme.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958.
"Presented in a 'matted' widescreen format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition, enhanced for widescreen TVs"--Container.
Series from box.
Special feature: Theatrical trailer.
Credits: Director of photography, Franz Planer ; editor, Walter Thompson ; music, Franz Waxman.
Cast: Audrey Hepburn, Peter Finch, Dame Edith Evans, Dame Peggy Ashcroft, Dean Jagger, Mildred Dunnock, Beatrice Straight, Patricia Collinge, Rosalie Crutchley, Ruth White, Barbara O'Neil, Margaret Phillips, Patricia Bosworth, Colleen Dewhurst, Stephen Murray, Lionel Jeffries, Niall MacGinnis, Eva Kotthaus, Molly Urquhart, Dorothy Alison, Jeanette Sterke, Errol John, Diana Lambert, Orlando Martins.
Awards: Academy Award Nominations for Best Picture, Best Actress (Hepburn), Best Director, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Color Cinematography, Best Film Editing, Best Score, and Best Sound; New York Film Critics Awards for Best Actress (Hepburn) and Best Director; National Board of Review Awards for Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Supporting Actress (Evans).
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (152 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation (enhanced); Dolby Digital mono; dual layer format.
Series Title: Films of faith collection.
Responsibility: Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Henry Blanke ; screenplay by Robert Anderson ; directed by Fred Zinnemann.
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Audrey Hepburn portrays a nun whose life journey takes her from the staff of a mental asylum to a surgical nurse in the Belgian Congo. She returns to Belgium as WWII breaks out and is torn between the needs of the Resistance and the church's neutrality.

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