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Echo Lake Productions

Overview
Works: 15 works in 82 publications in 4 languages and 9,566 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Road films  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Melodrama  Educational films  Internet videos  Dark comedy films  Gangster films 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Echo Lake Productions
Publications by Echo Lake Productions
Most widely held works by Echo Lake Productions
Nebraska by Alexander Payne( visu )
15 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 2,334 libraries worldwide
After receiving a sweepstakes letter in the mail, a cantankerous father thinks he's struck it rich, and wrangles his estranged son into taking a road trip to claim the fortune. Getting waylaid in the father's hometown in Nebraska, the son tries to reconnect with his impenetrable father
Away from Her by Sarah Polley( visu )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,906 libraries worldwide
A long-married couple is faced with the reality of one's fading memory in the form of Alzheimer's. A beautiful story about enduring love and grace amidst life's complexities. Based on Alice Munro's short story, The Bear Came Over the Mountain
Water by Deepa Mehta( visu )
17 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,494 libraries worldwide
Set in 1938 colonial India, against Mahatma Gandhi's rise to power, the story begins as eight-year-old Chuyia is widowed and sent to a home where Hindu widows must live out their lives in penitence. Chuyia's feisty presence affects the lives of the other residents, including a beautiful young widow, who falls in love with a Gandhian idealist
The Joneses by Derrick Borte( visu )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 797 libraries worldwide
The Joneses, a seemingly perfect family, are the envy of their posh, suburban neighborhood filled with all the trappings of the upper middle class. They are the ultimate trend setters with an endless supply of high-tech toys, designer clothes, fast cars and the latest gadgets. But as the neighbors try to keep up with the Joneses, none are prepared for the truth about this all too perfect family
You kill me by John Dahl( visu )
3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
Frank Falenczyk loves his job. He is a hit-man for his Polish mob family in Buffalo, New York. But Frank has a drinking problem and when he messes up a critical assignment that puts the family business in peril, his uncle sends him to San Francisco to clean up his act. Frank is not the touchy-feely kind of guy, but he starts going to AA meetings, gets a sponsor and a job at a mortuary where he falls for the tart-tongued Laurel, a woman who is dangerously devoid of boundaries. But, things aren't going well in Buffalo where an upstart Irish gang is threatening the family business. When violence erupts, Frank is forced to return home and with an unlikely assist from Laurel, faces old rivals on new terms
Thirteen conversations about one thing ( visu )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
13 conversations about one thing takes four characters (a lawyer who hits a housecleaner with his car, then flees the scene; the housecleaner herself; a science professor who leaves his wife; and an insurance claims adjuster who's deeply envious of a coworker who seems irrepressibly happy) and blends their stories into a delicate but potent mix
La ciudad = The city by Independent Television Service( visu )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in Spanish and English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
An unforgettable portrait of immigrant life in a collection of four stories about love, hope, and loss: a day laborer paid to gather bricks from an abandoned lot meets a tragic end; a young man newly arrived from Mexico falls in love with a girl from his home village; a homeless puppeteer dreams of a better life for his daughter; and a seamstress is in desperate need of money to send home for her daughter's medical treatment
Before the rains ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 427 libraries worldwide
After a British spice planter falls in love with his alluring servant, an idealistic young man finds himself torn between his ambitions and his family, his village, and his past. Loyalties are tested and destinies decided as two worlds collide
Dreamland ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 307 libraries worldwide
A teenaged girl living in a trailer park must decide between caring for her father and ailing friend or fulfilling her own dreams
The ward by Irish Genealogy and Family History( visu )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 236 libraries worldwide
Kristen, a troubled young woman in a 1960s mental institution, finds herself bruised, cut, and drugged. The other patients in the ward offer no answers, and Kristen quickly realizes things are not as they seem. The air is heavy with secrets, and at night, when the hospital is dark and foreboding, she hears strange and frightening sounds. It appears they are not alone. One-by-one, the other girls begin to disappear and Kristen must find a way out before she, too, becomes a victim
Twelve and holding by Frank Beyer( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Three friends band together for support in order to cope with death of a fourth
The big empty ( visu )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
John is living in Los Angeles and is starting to buckle under the pressure of his own failures. With no jobs coming in and a massive credit card debt to pay off, John works part-time as a courier. Out of the blue, a strange man makes John an offer that involves delivering a suitcase to a man in Baker, CA. John will receive $27,000 in cash if he can get it to the man. John's first tip off that something odd is going on comes when, along with the suitcase, he's given a loaded gun and instructions to defend the package with his life if necessary
Things behind the sun ( visu )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
"A young music journalist's dark memories are awakened when he goes to interview a female rock singer, and both are forced to confront troubling secrets from their pasts"--Internet Movie Database
Levity by Ed Solomon( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Manuel Jordan has done time in prison for accidentally killing a kid during an attempted robbery. After being released, he returns to the town where he committed the crime in hopes of seeking salvation. He ends up in a community center where he meets a pastor, who helps him out. Trying to find redemption for his sins, he befriends Adele, who just happens to be the sister of the boy he shot in the robbery. He also meets teenaged Sofia, a rich girl with a drug problem. Manuel seems drawn to interfere when Adele's son Abner seems headed down a criminal path
 
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Languages
English (62)
Hindi (14)
Spanish (4)
French (1)
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