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The Resource Never cry wolf, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Carroll Ballard film ; screenplay by Curtis Hanson and Sam Hamm and Richard Kletter ; produced by Lewis Allen, Jack Couffer, Joseph Strick ; directed by Carroll Ballard ; an Amarok Productions, Ltd. production

Never cry wolf, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Carroll Ballard film ; screenplay by Curtis Hanson and Sam Hamm and Richard Kletter ; produced by Lewis Allen, Jack Couffer, Joseph Strick ; directed by Carroll Ballard ; an Amarok Productions, Ltd. production

Label
Never cry wolf
Title
Never cry wolf
Statement of responsibility
Walt Disney Pictures ; a Carroll Ballard film ; screenplay by Curtis Hanson and Sam Hamm and Richard Kletter ; produced by Lewis Allen, Jack Couffer, Joseph Strick ; directed by Carroll Ballard ; an Amarok Productions, Ltd. production
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Story of a life-changing experience for a biologist studying the wolves in Canada's inhospitable North. A green young biologist named Tyler is sent by the Canadian government to "prove" that the wolves are depleting the caribou herds, but what he finds is a natural world in perfect harmony where he becomes a tolerated outsider. Dumped unprepared in the wilds by a hard drinking bush pilot, Tyler learns survival skills from the aged Eskimo who saves his life. He learns the rules of coexistence from a neighboring wolf (which results in a literal pissing contest as man and beast mark their respective territories). Tyler's journey culminates in a majestic run with the wolf pack, an exhilarating sequence where, for an instant, he becomes one with the wild natural environment
Member of
Cataloging source
LAS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Mark Isham ; editing, Peter Parasheles, Michael Chandler ; director of photography, Hiro Narita ; narration writers, C.M. Smith, Eugene Corr, Christina Luescher
Language note
In English with alternate French or Spanish language soundtracks and optional French subtitles; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Charles Martin Smith, Brian Dennehy, Zachary Ittimangnaq, Samson Jorah
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1922-2003,
  • 1923-2010,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smith, Charles Martin,
  • Dennehy, Brian,
  • Ittimangnaq, Zachary,
  • Jorah, Samson,
  • Ballard, Carroll,
  • Hanson, Curtis,
  • Hamm, Sam,
  • Kletter, Richard,
  • Isham, Mark,
  • Allen, Lewis M.
  • Couffer, Jack,
  • Strick, Joseph
  • Mowat, Farley
  • Buena Vista Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Amarok Productions, Ltd
  • Walt Disney Pictures
Runtime
105
Series statement
Disney DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wolves
  • Wolves
  • Inuit
  • Biologists
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Biologists
  • Inuit
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Wolves
  • Wolves
  • Alaska
  • Alaska
  • Canada
Technique
live action
Label
Never cry wolf, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Carroll Ballard film ; screenplay by Curtis Hanson and Sam Hamm and Richard Kletter ; produced by Lewis Allen, Jack Couffer, Joseph Strick ; directed by Carroll Ballard ; an Amarok Productions, Ltd. production
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the memoir of the same title by Farley Mowat
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 1983
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56503244
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780788854019
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936240825
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35370
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56503244
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16x9 televisions); Dolby digital 5. 1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Never cry wolf, Walt Disney Pictures ; a Carroll Ballard film ; screenplay by Curtis Hanson and Sam Hamm and Richard Kletter ; produced by Lewis Allen, Jack Couffer, Joseph Strick ; directed by Carroll Ballard ; an Amarok Productions, Ltd. production
Publication
Note
  • Based on the memoir of the same title by Farley Mowat
  • Originally produced as a feature film in 1983
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
56503244
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9780788854019
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
786936240825
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
35370
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56503244
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16x9 televisions); Dolby digital 5. 1 surround
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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