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The father / Sony Pictures Classics, Les Films du Cru and Film4 present ; in association with Orange Studio, Canal+, Ciné+ ; in association with Embankment Films ; a F Comme Film, Trademark Films, Ciné-@ production ; producer, Christophe Spadone ; producer, Simon Friend ; produced by David Parfitt, Jean-Louis Livi, Philippe Carcassonne ; screenplay by Christopher Hampton and Florian Zeller ; directed by Florian Zeller.

Zeller, Florian, (screenwriter,, film director.). Hampton, Christopher, 1946- (screenwriter.). Spadone, Christophe, (film producer.). Friend, Simon, (film producer.). Parfitt, David, 1958- (film producer.). Livi, Jean-Louis, (film producer.). Carcassonne, Philippe, (film producer.). Hopkins, Anthony, 1937- (actor.). Colman, Olivia, (actor.). Gatiss, Mark, (actor.). Poots, Imogen, 1989- (actor.). Sewell, Rufus, 1967- (actor.). Williams, Olivia, 1968- (actor.). Zeller, Florian. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Père. (Added Author). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), (presenter.). Films du Cru, (presenter.). FilmFour (Firm), (presenter.). Orange Studio (Firm), (presenter.). Canal+ Group (Firm), (presenter.). Ciné+ (France), (presenter.). Embankment Films, (presenter.). F Comme Film (Firm), (production company.). Trademark Films, (production company.). Cine-@ (Firm), (production company.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.). Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman, Mark Gatiss, Imogen Poots, Rufus Sewell, Olivia Williams. (Cast).

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  • 17 of 34 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at North Kansas City.

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7 current holds with 34 total copies.

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General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2020.
Title from container.
Based on the play by Florian Zeller.
Dolby digital 5.1, wide screen.
Special features: Perception check: portrait of The father; Homecoming: making The father; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
Participant or Performer Note:
Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman, Mark Gatiss, Imogen Poots, Rufus Sewell, Olivia Williams.
Summary, etc.:
A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind, and even the fabric of his reality.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some strong language, and thematic material.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
For private home use only.
Language Note:
In English with optional English subtitles; English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing).
Subject: Fathers > Drama.
Fathers and daughters > Drama.
Aging > Drama.
Families > Drama.
Dementia > Drama.
Older men > Drama.
Genre: Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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