The Resource Provoked, Media One Global Entertainment in association with Motion Picture Partners International and British Fund International ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; producer, Sunanda Murali Manohar ; director, Jag Mundhra

Provoked, Media One Global Entertainment in association with Motion Picture Partners International and British Fund International ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; producer, Sunanda Murali Manohar ; director, Jag Mundhra

Label
Provoked
Title
Provoked
Statement of responsibility
Media One Global Entertainment in association with Motion Picture Partners International and British Fund International ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; producer, Sunanda Murali Manohar ; director, Jag Mundhra
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pan
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Unable to bear the brutality and repeated rapes by her alcoholic husband, Kiranjit Ahluwalia, a Punjabi housewife and mother of two in London, sets him on fire and kills him. Charged with first-degree murder, she is sentenced to life imprisonment, where she befriends her cell mate. Moved by her story, the cell mate asks her step-brother, a highly respected queen's counsel to file her appeal
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Madhu Ambat ; editors, Jag Mundhra, Sanjeev Mirajkar ; music, A.R. Rahman
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with some Punjabi; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P76 2007
PerformerNote
Aishwarya Rai, Miranda Richardson, Naveen Andrews, Rebecca Pidgeon, Nandita Das, Robbie Coltrane, Steve McFadden, Nicholas Irons, Raji James, Deborah Moore
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1948-2011
  • 1969-
  • 1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ahluwalia, Kiranjit
  • Austin, Carl
  • Gupta, Rahila
  • Manohar, Sunanda Murali
  • Mundhra, Jag
  • Bachchan, Aishwariya Rai
  • Richardson, Miranda
  • Andrews, Naveen
  • Pidgeon, Rebecca
  • Das, Nandita
  • Coltrane, Robbie
  • Gupta, Rahila
  • Media One Global Entertainment (Firm)
  • Motion Picture Partners International (Firm)
  • British Fund International (Firm)
  • Eros International (Firm)
Runtime
109
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ahluwalia, Kiranjit
  • Rape victims
  • Ahluwalia, Kiranjit
  • Rape victims
  • England
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Provoked, Media One Global Entertainment in association with Motion Picture Partners International and British Fund International ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; producer, Sunanda Murali Manohar ; director, Jag Mundhra
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Circle of light, by Rahila Gupta and Kiranjit Ahluwalia
  • Based on a true story
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features included
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
828970129299
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)164594693
System details
DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16 x 9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Provoked, Media One Global Entertainment in association with Motion Picture Partners International and British Fund International ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; producer, Sunanda Murali Manohar ; director, Jag Mundhra
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book, Circle of light, by Rahila Gupta and Kiranjit Ahluwalia
  • Based on a true story
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features included
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
828970129299
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)164594693
System details
DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16 x 9) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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