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A girl in the river : the price of forgiveness / HBO Documentary Films presents a film by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy ; produced and directed by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy ; an SOC Films production.

Format:
Video/Projected medium
Language:
  • English
  • Panjabi
Published/​Created:
[New York, New York: Home Box Office, [2016], Burbank, CA: Distributed by Warner Home Video, 2016, , ©2016]
Description:
1 videodisc (40 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Restrictions note:
This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Summary note:
Told through the lens of a love story, this Oscar-nominated documentary examines the tensions between modernism and tradition in Pakistan. The film follows Saba, a young Pakistani woman, who has survived her attempted honor killing by her own family.
Notes:
  • DVD release of the 2015 documentary.
  • Widescreen.
Creation/​Production credits:
Director of photography, Asad Faruqi ; editor, Geof Bartz ; original music, Wendy Blackstone ; additional music, Gunnard Doboze.
Target audience:
TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG.
System details:
DVD-R, NTSC; widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Awards:
Academy award winner: Best documentary short, 2016
Language(s):
Punjabi dialogue, with English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
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Form/​Genre:
  • Documentary films.
  • Short films.
  • Nonfiction films.
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other title(s):
Price of forgiveness
Publisher no.:
1000629268
OCLC:
960912694
Universal Product Code:
  • 888574432850
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