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Breadwinner / produced by Angelina Jolie, Anthony Leo, Tomm Moore, Andrew Rosen, Paul Young ; written by Anita Doron, Deborah Ellis ; directed by Nora Twomey.

DVD DVD ([2018])
Description: 1 videodisc (1 hr., 33 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2018]
9 of 14 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
0 of 1 copy available at Saugus.
1 current hold with 14 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Saugus Adult DVDs DVD Breadwinner (Text to Phone) Checked out 07/18/2018

  • ISBN: 9786317162921 : DVD
  • ISBN: 6317162921 : DVD
General Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Dolby digital 5.1, anamorphic wide screen 2.39:1.
Features: introduction by director Nora Twomey and executive producer Angelina Jolie, audio commentary with the filmmakers, The making of "The breadwinner," theatrical trailer.
Participant or Performer: Voices: Saara Chaudry, Noorin Gulamgaus, Laara Sadiq, Soma Bhatia, Ali Badshah.
Summary: Parvana is an eleven-year-old girl growing up under the Taliban in Afghanistan in 2001. When her father is wrongfully arrested, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy in order to support her family. Working alongside her friend Shauzia, Parvana discovers a new world of freedom, and danger. With undaunted courage, Parvana draws strength from the fantastical stories she invents, as she embarks on a quest to find her father and reunite her family.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction: For private home use only.
Language: Closed-captioned.
Authors: Ellis, Deborah, 1960- (Added Author). Doron, Anita, 1974- (screenwriter.). Twomey, Nora, (director.). Cauhdarī, Sārah, (voice actor.). Chhaya, Soma, (voice actor.). Gulamgaus, Noorin, (voice actor.). Sadiq, Laara, (voice actor.).
Citation: Ellis, Deborah. "Breadwinner." Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, 2018.

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