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Freedom writers

Author: Richard LaGraveneseHilary SwankPatrick DempseyScott GlennImelda StauntonAll authors
Publisher: [Los Angeles, California] : Paramount Home Entertainment, [2017]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Hilary Swank stars in this story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed a voice. Swank plays Erin Gruwell, the real-life teacher at Long Beach's Wilson High who inspired her students to overcome the gangs that divided them and the education system that forgot them.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Biographical films
Crime films
Drama
Named Person: Erin Gruwell; Erin Gruwell
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Richard LaGravenese; Hilary Swank; Patrick Dempsey; Scott Glenn; Imelda Staunton; Paramount Home Entertainment (Firm),
OCLC Number: 1001313791
Language Note: English or French dialogue; Spanish or English subtitles.
Notes: Title from sell sheet.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2007.
Wide screen.
Cast: Hilary Swank, Patrick Dempsey, Scott Glenn, Imelda Staunton.
Target Audience: Rating: PG-13; for violent content, some thematic material and language.
Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Freedom writers (Motion picture)
Freedom writers (Motion picture).
Responsibility: [director, Richard Lagravanese].

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Hilary Swank stars in this story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed a voice. Swank plays Erin Gruwell, the real-life teacher at Long Beach's Wilson High who inspired her students to overcome the gangs that divided them and the education system that forgot them.

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