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The Resource Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)

Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)

Label
Provoked : a true story
Title
Provoked
Title remainder
a true story
Statement of responsibility
Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • pan
  • eng
  • 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
NTG
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Madhu Ambat ; edited by Jag Mundhra, Sanjeev R. Mirajkar ; music, A.R. Rahman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English with some Panjabi; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.P7686543 2007
PerformerNote
Aishwarya Rai, Miranda Richardson, Naveen Andrews, Rebecca Pidgeon, Nandita Das, Robbie Coltrane
Runtime
109
Technique
live action
Label
Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Circle of light : the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia / by Rahila Gupta & Kiranjit Ahluwalia
  • Based on a true story
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features: making-of featurette; "Provoked" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn172903373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Platinum ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
5055179412289
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD E 1228
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)172903373
System details
DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1 Surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Provoked : a true story, Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra ; screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; produced by Sunanda Murali Manohar ; directed by Jag Mundhra, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book Circle of light : the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia / by Rahila Gupta & Kiranjit Ahluwalia
  • Based on a true story
  • Videodisc release of the 2006 motion picture
  • Special features: making-of featurette; "Provoked" music video
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn172903373
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Platinum ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
5055179412289
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD E 1228
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)172903373
System details
DVD, all regions, anamorphic widescreen (16:9) presentation; dual layer; Dolby digital 5.1 Surround; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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