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The Resource Topsy-turvy, Universal ; Focus Features ; Thin Man Films, The Greenlight Fund, Newmarket Capital Group present a Simon Channing-Williams production ; a film by Mike Leigh ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written & directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)

Topsy-turvy, Universal ; Focus Features ; Thin Man Films, The Greenlight Fund, Newmarket Capital Group present a Simon Channing-Williams production ; a film by Mike Leigh ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written & directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)

Label
Topsy-turvy
Title
Topsy-turvy
Statement of responsibility
Universal ; Focus Features ; Thin Man Films, The Greenlight Fund, Newmarket Capital Group present a Simon Channing-Williams production ; a film by Mike Leigh ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written & directed by Mike Leigh
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Choreographer
Composer
Cinematographer
Costume designer
Director
Designer
Film editor
Lyricist
Musical director
Producer
Sound designer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brings the world of Gilbert and Sullivan to life as a dramatization of the staging of the duo's legendary 1885 comic opera, The Mikado. The world-famous Victorian librettist and composer, along with their troupe of temperamental actors, must battle personal and professional demons while mounting this major production becomes an epic about the harsh realities of creative expression
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards, 2000: Best costume design; Best make-up.
Cataloging source
LPU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Dick Pope ; editor, Robin Sales ; music, Carl Davis ; songs, Arthur Sullivan and W.S. Gilbert ; musical director, Gary Yershon ; sound recordist, Tim Fraser ; production designer, Eve Stewart ; costume designer, Lindy Hemming ; choreographer, Francesca Jaynes ; research, Rosie Chambers
Language note
In English with optional English SDH subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T677 2011
PerformerNote
Jim Broadbent, Allan Corduner, Timothy Spall, Lesley Manville, Ron Cook, Wendy Nottingham, Kevin McKidd, Shirley Henderson, Dorothy Atkinson, Martin Savage, Eleanor David, Sam Kelly, Andy Serkis, Charles Simon, Vincent Franklin, Cathy Sara, Nicholas Woodeson, Jonathan Aris, Stefan Bednarczyk, Mark Benton, Eve Pearce, Lavinia Bertram, Theresa Watson, Kenneth Hadley, Dexter Fletcher, Kate Doherty, Michael Simkins, Louise Gold, Sukie Smith, Mia Soteriou, Togo Igawa, Naoko Mori, Akemi Otani, Kanako Morishita, Eiji Kusuhara, Alison Steadman
Runtime
160
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
558
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Topsy-turvy, Universal ; Focus Features ; Thin Man Films, The Greenlight Fund, Newmarket Capital Group present a Simon Channing-Williams production ; a film by Mike Leigh ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written & directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)
Label
Topsy-turvy, Universal ; Focus Features ; Thin Man Films, The Greenlight Fund, Newmarket Capital Group present a Simon Channing-Williams production ; a film by Mike Leigh ; produced by Simon Channing-Williams ; written & directed by Mike Leigh, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in 1999
  • Special features: Disc 1. Commentary by Mike Leigh recorded in 1999. Disc 2. "Mike Leigh and Gary Yershon" conversation between Leigh and musical director Gary Yershon; "A sense of history" short film written by Jim Broadbent and directed by Mike Leigh (22 min., 1992); "Featurette" interviews with Mike Leigh, Jim Broadbent, Allan Corduner and other cast members (1999); Deleted scenes; Trailer and TV spots. Booklet. "Great performances" essay by Amy Taubin
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Accompanying material
1 booklet (18 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1. The film -- Disc 2. The supplements
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
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Edition
DVD ed. ; director-approved two-DVD special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (160 min.)
Isbn
9781604653977
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515069014
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1990D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)696173843
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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