The Resource Blinded by the light., New Line Cinema presents in association with Levantine Films and Ingenious Media ; a Bend It Films production ; screenplay by Sarfraz Manzoor, Gurinder Chadha, Paul Mayeda Berges ; produced by Jane Barclay, Jamal Daniel ; directed and produced by Gurinder Chadha

Blinded by the light., New Line Cinema presents in association with Levantine Films and Ingenious Media ; a Bend It Films production ; screenplay by Sarfraz Manzoor, Gurinder Chadha, Paul Mayeda Berges ; produced by Jane Barclay, Jamal Daniel ; directed and produced by Gurinder Chadha

Label
Blinded by the light.
Title
Blinded by the light.
Statement of responsibility
New Line Cinema presents in association with Levantine Films and Ingenious Media ; a Bend It Films production ; screenplay by Sarfraz Manzoor, Gurinder Chadha, Paul Mayeda Berges ; produced by Jane Barclay, Jamal Daniel ; directed and produced by Gurinder Chadha
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Javed, a British teen of Pakistani descent, is growing up in England in 1987. Amidst the racial and economic turmoil of the times, he writes poetry as a means to escape the intolerance of his hometown and the inflexibility of his traditional father. But when he is introduced to the music of 'the Boss,' Javed sees parallels to his working-class life in Springsteen's powerful lyrics
Cataloging source
LMJ
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Original score by A. R. Rahman ; editor, Justin Krish ; director of photography, Ben Smithard
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13 (thematic material and language including some ethnic slurs)
Language note
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); descriptive audio
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B55 2019
PerformerNote
Viveik Kalra, Kulvinder Ghir, Meera Ganatra, Nell Williams, Aaron Phagura, Dean-Charles Chapman, Rob Brydon, Hayley Atwell
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1971-
  • 1960-
  • 1965-
  • 1998-
  • 1997-
  • 1965-
  • 1982-
  • 1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chadha, Gurinder
  • Manzoor, Sarfraz
  • Berges, Paul Mayeda
  • Barclay, Jane
  • Daniel, Jamal
  • Kalra, Viveik
  • Ghir, Kulvinder
  • Ganatra, Meera
  • Williams, Nell
  • Phagura, Aaron
  • Chapman, Dean-Charles
  • Brydon, Rob
  • Atwell, Hayley
  • Rahman, A. R.
  • Smithard, Ben
  • Krish, Justin
  • Manzoor, Sarfraz
  • New Line Cinema Corporation
  • Levantine Films
  • Ingenious Media
  • Bend It Films
  • Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
118
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pakistanis
  • Teenagers
  • Music
  • Springsteen, Bruce
  • Nineteen eighties
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Blinded by the light., New Line Cinema presents in association with Levantine Films and Ingenious Media ; a Bend It Films production ; screenplay by Sarfraz Manzoor, Gurinder Chadha, Paul Mayeda Berges ; produced by Jane Barclay, Jamal Daniel ; directed and produced by Gurinder Chadha
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book "Greetings form Bury Park: race, religion and rock 'n' roll" by Sarfraz Manzoor
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2019
  • Wide screen
  • Special feature: making-of featurette
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
Control code
on1117553218
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929693887
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000747909
  • 2000151345
  • 3000082291
  • 12430788
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1117553218
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blinded by the light., New Line Cinema presents in association with Levantine Films and Ingenious Media ; a Bend It Films production ; screenplay by Sarfraz Manzoor, Gurinder Chadha, Paul Mayeda Berges ; produced by Jane Barclay, Jamal Daniel ; directed and produced by Gurinder Chadha
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book "Greetings form Bury Park: race, religion and rock 'n' roll" by Sarfraz Manzoor
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2019
  • Wide screen
  • Special feature: making-of featurette
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
Control code
on1117553218
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ;Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929693887
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000747909
  • 2000151345
  • 3000082291
  • 12430788
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)1117553218
System details
DVD; region 1; widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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