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Title Sweet land [(DVD) videorecording] / Beautiful Motion Pictures LLC ; LaSalleHolland ; produced by James Bigham, Alan Cumming ; written by Ali Selim ; directed by Ali Selim.

Publication Info. Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2007]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Fiction  F SWE    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Fiction  F SWE    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Closed-captioned.
Cast Elizabeth Reaser, Tim Guinee, Alan Cumming, John Heard, Alex Kingston, Ned Beatty, Lois Smith, Patrick Heusinger.
Credits Director of photography, David Tumblety ; editor, James Stanger ; music, Thomas Lieberman, Mark Orton ; costume designer, Eden Miller ; production deisgner, James Bakkom.
Note Based on the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for brief partial nudity and mild language.
Summary Inge is a feisty German mail-order bride who has come to Minnesota to marry Olaf, a young Norwegian immigrant farmer of few words. But in a post-WWI, anti-German climate, the local minister openly forbids the marriage. Inge and Olaf fall in love despite the town's disapproval. But when the town banker attempts to foreclose on the farm of his friend Frandsen, Olaf takes a stand.
Subject Mail order brides -- Minnesota -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Scandinavian Americans -- Minnesota -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Man-woman relationships -- Minnesota -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Minnesota -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Bigham, James.
Cumming, Alan, 1965-
Selim, Ali.
Reaser, Elizabeth.
Guinee, Tim.
Heard, John, 1945-
Kingston, Alex.
Beatty, Ned.
Smith, Lois, 1930-
Heusinger, Patrick.
Weaver, Will. Gravestone made of wheat.
Beautiful Motion Pictures (Firm)
LaSalleHolland (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Sweetland
ISBN 9786311132821
Standard No. 024543449744
Music No. 2244974 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment
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