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A taste of honey

Author: Tony RichardsonShelagh DelaneyRita TushinghamDora BryanRobert StephensAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]
Series: Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs), 829.
Edition/Format:   Bluray Video : Videodisc : Blu-ray disc   Visual material : English : Blu-ray special editionView all editions and formats
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Based on one of the most controversial plays of its time, shows how a disaffected teenager finds her way amid the economic desperation of industrial Manchester, and despite an absent, self-absorbed mother. With its unapologetic identification with social outcasts and its sensitive, modern approach to matters of sexuality and race, a classic that is still a startling benchmark work of realism.
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Genre/Form: Social problem films
Feature films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Motion pictures
Drama
Named Person: Shelagh Delaney; Shelagh Delaney
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Richardson; Shelagh Delaney; Rita Tushingham; Dora Bryan; Robert Stephens; Murray Melvin; Paul Danquah; John Addison; Bryanston Films,; Woodfall Film Productions,; Criterion Collection (Firm),
ISBN: 9781681431949 1681431947
OCLC Number: 953420855
Language Note: In English with optional English subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
Adapted from the play by Shelagh Delaney.
Widescreen (1.66:1).
Special features: new, restored, 4K digital transfer; new interviews with actors Rota Tushingham and Murray Melvin; audio interview with director and coscreenwriter Tony Richardson from the 1962 Cannes Film Festival; "Momma don’t allow" (1956), a Free Cinema short film by Richardson and shot by Lassally; excerpt from a 1960 television interview with playwright Shelagh Delaney; interview from 1998 with cinematographer Walter Lassally; remaking British Theater: Joan Littlewood and “A Taste of Honey,” a new piece about the film’s stage origins, featuring an interview with theater scholar Kate Dorney; booklet essay by film scholar Colin MacCabe.
Credits: Music, John Addison ; director of photography, Walter Lasally ; editor, Antony Gibbs.
Cast: Rita Tushingham, Dora Bryan, Robert Stephens, Murray Melvin, Paul Danquah.
Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded sheet (12 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 17 cm)
Details: Blu-ray; region A; widescreen (1.66:1); monaural; requires Blu-ray player.
Series Title: Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs), 829.
Other Titles: Taste of honey (Motion picture : 1961)
Responsibility: Bryanston presents ; a Woodfall film ; screenplay by Shelagh Delaney and Tony Richardson ; produced and directed by Tony Richardson.

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Based on one of the most controversial plays of its time, shows how a disaffected teenager finds her way amid the economic desperation of industrial Manchester, and despite an absent, self-absorbed mother. With its unapologetic identification with social outcasts and its sensitive, modern approach to matters of sexuality and race, a classic that is still a startling benchmark work of realism.

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