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The Resource Spellbound, a Blitz/Welch picture ; produced by Sean Welch ; produced and directed by Jeffrey Blitz, (DVD)

Spellbound, a Blitz/Welch picture ; produced by Sean Welch ; produced and directed by Jeffrey Blitz, (DVD)

Label
Spellbound
Title
Spellbound
Statement of responsibility
a Blitz/Welch picture ; produced by Sean Welch ; produced and directed by Jeffrey Blitz
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Follows the lives of eight young Americans who share one goal: to win the 1999 National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. The Bee is as intense a competition as any Olympic match, for both the spellers and their families. The unbearable pressure becomes even more extraordinary when it is felt by ordinary teenagers
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Jeffrey Blitz ; editing, Yana Gorskaya ; original music, Daniel Hulsizer
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Angela Arenivar, Nupur Lala, Ted Brigham, Emily Stagg, Ashley White, Neil Kadakia, April DeGideo, Harry Altman, Alex Cameron
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1969-
  • 1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blitz, Jeffrey
  • Welch, Sean
  • Blitz/Welch (Firm)
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
97
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spelling bees
  • School children
  • Middle school students
  • High school students
  • Competition (Psychology)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Spellbound, a Blitz/Welch picture ; produced by Sean Welch ; produced and directed by Jeffrey Blitz, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary special in 2002
  • Special features: filmmakers' commentary; theatrical trailers; bonus footage; where are they now? updates on all 8 profiled spellers; interactive hangman game, deluxe edition; educational guide, including "Host your own spelling bee" kit
Control code
AGX-0885
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD)(97 min.)
Isbn
9781404947603
Other control number
043396030411
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03041
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital
Label
Spellbound, a Blitz/Welch picture ; produced by Sean Welch ; produced and directed by Jeffrey Blitz, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a documentary special in 2002
  • Special features: filmmakers' commentary; theatrical trailers; bonus footage; where are they now? updates on all 8 profiled spellers; interactive hangman game, deluxe edition; educational guide, including "Host your own spelling bee" kit
Control code
AGX-0885
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD)(97 min.)
Isbn
9781404947603
Other control number
043396030411
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03041
System details
DVD, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital

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