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Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2009.
Widescreen ed.
1435918436, 9781435918436
043396261716, 043396261747


General Note
Based on the novel by Monica Ali.
General Note
Special features: commentary with director Sarah Gavron and actress Tannishtha Chatterjee; interview with Sarah Gavron; deleted scenes; interview with Tannishtha Chatterjee and Christopher Sampson; Exploring Brick Lane featurette; interview with Satish Koushik; scene specific commentaries.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Robbie Ryan ; editor, Melanie Oliver ; music, Jocelyn Pook.
Tannishtha Chatterjee, Satish Kaushik, Christopher Simpson.
Nazneem is a young Bangladeshi woman who arrives in London during the 1980s. She leaves behind her beloved sister and home, for an arranged marriage and a new life. In a loveless marriage to the middle aged Chanu, she feels trapped within the four walls of her flat in East London. She begins to fear that her soul is quietly dying. Meanwhile, her sister Hasina, continues to live a carefree life back in Bangladesh. Nazneen struggles to accept her lifestyle and tries to keep her head down in spite of life's blows. She soon discovers that life cannot be avoided and she is forced to confront life the day that the hotheaded young Karim comes knocking at her door.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexuality and brief strong language.
System Details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
This disc is copy protected.
English dialogue, English or French subtitles; closed-captioned.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Owen, A., Collins, C., Morgan, A., Jones, L., Gavron, S., Chatterjee, T., Kaushik, S., Simpson, C., & Ali, M. (2009). Brick lane (Widescreen ed.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Alison Owen et al.. 2009. Brick Lane. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Alison Owen et al.. Brick Lane Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2009.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Owen, Alison, et al. Brick Lane Widescreen ed., Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2009.

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