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Title Stories we tell / Roadside Attractions ; The National Film Board of Canada presents ; a film by Sarah Polley ; produced by Anita Lee ; written and directed by Sarah Polley.

Published Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, [2013]


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Physical description 1 videodisc (approximately 108 minutes) : sound, colour with black and white seq. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Director of photography, Iris Ng ; editor, Michael Munn ; music, Jonathan Goldsmith ; Michael's narration written by Michael Polley.
Notes Videodisc release of the motion picture released in 2012.
Special feature: original theatrical trailer.
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1; enhanced for 16x9 TVs.
Performers Rebecca Jenkins, Peter Evans, Alex Hatz, Justin Goodhand, Seamus Morrison, Allie MacDonald, Lani Billard.
Storytellers: Michael Polley, Harry Gulkin, Susy Buchan, John Buchan, Mark Polley, Joanna Polley, Cathy Gulkin, Marie Murphy, Robert MacMillan, Anne Tait, Dierdre Bowen.
Narration by Michael Polley.
Summary A "genre-twisting film by director Sarah Polley, who investigates the elusive truths of her eclectic family of storytellers as she playfully interrogates a cast of characters who each relate their version of the family mythology. Polley reveals the essence of family as she uncovers the secrets buried deep within-- "--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for thematic elements involving sexuality, brief strong language and smoking.
System notes DVD, NTSC, Region 1, widescreen presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital audio.
Language notes English dialogue; optional subtitles in English and Spanish.
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Other author Polley, Sarah, author of screenplay, director, interviewer.
Lee, Anita, producer.
Polley, Michael, interviewee, narrator.
Gulkin, Harry, 1927-2018.
Buchan, Susy, interviewee.
Buchan, John, interviewee.
Polley, Mark.
Polley, Joanna.
Gulkin, Cathy.
Murphy, Marie.
Bowen, Deirdre, interviewee.
Jenkins, Rebecca, 1959-
Evans, Peter.
Hatz, Alex.
Goodhand, Justin.
Ng, Iris.
Munn, Michael.
Goldsmith, Jonathan, composer.
Roadside Attractions (Firm), producer.
National Film Board of Canada, producer.
Lions Gate Films, distributor.
Subject Families.
Communication in families.
Storytelling -- Psychological aspects.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Standard Number 031398174219
Publisher Number 43732 Lionsgate