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Uniform Title Bend it like Beckham (Motion picture)
Title Bend it like Beckham / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; Kintop Pictures presents in association with the Film Council and FilmFoerderung Hamburg ... a Kintop Pictures/Bend It Films/ROC Media/Road Movies co-production ; a Gurinder Chadha film ; directed by Gurinder Chadha ; produced by Deepak Nayar, Gurinder Chadha ; written by Gurinder Chadha, Guljit Bindra, Paul Mayeda Berges
Edition Full screen edition
Published Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  791.4372 Nay/Bil  AVAILABLE
 MELB  791.4372 Nay/Bil  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Summary Eighteen year-old Jesminder's parents want her to be a nice, conventional Indian girl. But she just wants to play soccer like her hero, David Beckham. For Jess, that means kicking a ball around the local park with the lads until she's spotted by Jules, who invites her to join the local women's team
Analysis DVD-Video
Fußball ; SWD-ID: 40189685
Großbritannien ; SWD-ID: 40221532
Indische Einwanderin ; SWD-ID: 46092572
Notes Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
Special features: Director and co-writer commentary; 10 deleted/extended scenes; "Who wants to make cook Aloo gobi? hosted by the director and " the Aunties"; "The making of Bend it like Beckham" featurette; music and video outtakes; Aloo gobi recipe; international theatrical trailers
Credits Director of photography, Jong Lin ; editor, Justin Krish ; original music, Craig Pruess ; costume designer, Ralph Holes ; production designer, Nick Ellis
Cast Parminder Nagra, Keira Knightley, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Anupam Kher, Archie Panjabi, Shaznay Lewis, Frank Harper, Juliet Stevenson
Notes DVD; Dolby digital, full screen (1.33:1) presentation, region 1, dual layer
MPAA rating: PG-13, for language and some sexual situations
English (5.1 Dolby surround), Spanish (Dolby surround) and French (5.1 Dolby surround) language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned
Subject Women soccer players -- England -- Drama.
East Indians -- Cultural assimilation -- Great Britain -- Drama.
Soccer -- England -- Drama.
Women, East Indian -- England -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Sports films.
Feature films.
Foreign films
Video recordings.
Author Chadha, Gurinder.
Nayar, Deepak.
Bindra, Guljit.
Berges, Paul Mayeda.
Nagra, Parminder, 1975-
Knightley, Keira, 1985-
Rhys-Meyers, Jonathan, 1977-
Kher, Anupam, 1955-
Panjabi, Archie.
Lewis, Shaznay.
Harper, Frank, 1962-
Stevenson, Juliet.
Lin, Liangzhong.
Krish, Justin.
Pruess, Craig.
Holes, Ralph
Fox Searchlight Pictures.
Kintop Pictures (Firm)
Bend It Films.
ROC Media.
Road Movies Filmproduktion.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.