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Stories We Tell [DVD]

In this inspired, genre-twisting film, Oscar-nominated writer/director Sarah Polley discovers that the truth depends on who's telling it. Polley is both filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets behind a family of storytellers. She playfully interviews and interrogates a cast of characters of varying reliability, eliciting refreshingly candid, yet mostly contradictory, answers to the same questions.

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2013


Format: DVD
Summary: In this inspired, genre-twisting film, Oscar-nominated writer/director Sarah Polley discovers that the truth depends on who's telling it. Polley is both filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets behind a family of storytellers. She playfully interviews and interrogates a cast of characters of varying reliability, eliciting refreshingly candid, yet mostly contradictory, answers to the same questions.
Title: Stories we tell [DVD] / producers, Anita Lee, Silva Basmajian ; writer, Sarah Polley ; director, Sarah Polley.
Publisher Date: [United States] : Lionsgate, [2013]
Subject: Families Communication in families Storytelling -- Psychological aspects
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 8
Call Number: 306.85 Sto
Oclc: 851205183
Upc: 031398174219
Bib Id: 446423

Format: DVD
Summary: In this inspired, genre-twisting film, Oscar-nominated writer/director Sarah Polley discovers that the truth depends on who's telling it. Polley is both filmmaker and detective as she investigates the secrets behind a family of storytellers. She playfully interviews and interrogates a cast of characters of varying reliability, eliciting refreshingly candid, yet mostly contradictory, answers to the same questions.
Title: Stories we tell [DVD] / producers, Anita Lee, Silva Basmajian ; writer, Sarah Polley ; director, Sarah Polley.
Publisher, Date: [United States] : Lionsgate, [2013]
Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: Rating: PG-13; for thematic elements involving sexuality, brief strong language and smoking.
Subjects: Families
Subjects: Communication in families
Subjects: Storytelling -- Psychological aspects
Genre: Documentary films
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Other Author: Polley, Sarah
Other Author: Lee, Anita.
Other Author: Basmajian, Silva
Other Author: Polley, Michael.
Other Author: Buchan, John
Other Author: Butler, Tom
Other Author: Bigelow, Pixie
Other Author: Lions Gate Films
Notes: Title from web page.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Notes: John Buchan, Tom Butler, Pixie Bigelow, Deirdre Bowen, Geoffrey Bowes, Susy Buchan.
Notes: DVD, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Notes: English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Publisher Number: 43732
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 8
Call Number: 306.85 Sto
Medium: [DVD]