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A shine of rainbows / Seville Pictures presents in association with Telefilm Canada [and others] ; screenplay by Vic Sarin, Catherine Spear, Dennis Foon ; produced by Tina Pehme, Kim Roberts, James Flynn ; directed by Vic Sarin.

Quinn, Aidan. (Actor). Nielsen, Connie, 1965- (Actor). Bell, John, 1997- (Actor). Sarin, Victor. (Screenwriter, Screenwriter, Director). Spear, Catherine. (Screenwriter). Foon, Dennis. (Screenwriter). Pehme, Tina. (Producer). Roberts, Kim. (Producer). Flynn, James. (Producer). Beckwith, Lillian. Shine of rainbows. (Added Author). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author). Séville Pictures. (Added Author). Telefilm Canada. (Added Author). Aidan Quinn, Connie Nielsen, John Bell. (Cast).

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  • 25 out of 26 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 5 out of 5 copies are currently available at Live Oak Public Libraries. (Show copies)
  • 1 out of 1 copy are currently available at Hinesville Library.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 4543700791
  • ISBN: 9784543700795
  • ISBN: 6314076676
  • ISBN: 9786314076672
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox, [2011]

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Originally produced as motion picture in 2009.
Based on the novel by Lillian Beckwith.
Special feature: So many colours : the making of 'A shine of rainbows.'
Restrictions on Access:
For private home use only.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Vic Sarin ; editor, Alison Grace.
Participant or Performer:
Aidan Quinn, Connie Nielsen, John Bell.
Summary, etc.:
A truly inspiring story of one ordinary family's extraordinary journey. An orphaned boy named Tomas is adopted by Maire O'Donnell to live on a whimsical Irish isle filled with new friends, secret caves and a lost baby pup seal stranded on the coast. But when Maire's reluctant husband Alec refuses to accept Tomas as his own son, the boy drifts down a fateful path of adventure and self-discovery, illuminating how rainbows can shine around, and within, us all.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: PG; for some thematic elements, mild peril and smoking.
System Details:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; Dolby digital.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction:
For private home use only.
English dialogue with optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Beckwith, Lillian > Film adaptations.
Orphans > Ireland > Drama.
Adoption > Ireland > Drama.
Fathers and sons > Ireland > Drama.
Families > Ireland > Drama.
Ireland > Drama.
Adoption > Drama > Videorecordings.
Huérfanos > Irlanda > Películas cinematográficas infantiles.
Adopción > Irlanda > Películas cinematográficas infantiles.
Genre: Children's films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Fiction films > Juvenile.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired > Juvenile.
Feature films > Juvenile.
Film adaptations > Juvenile.
Melodramas (Motion pictures) > Juvenile.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)

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