Sweet land: A love story
(DVD)

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Beverly Hills, Ca Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2007.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
MPAA rating: PG; for brief partial nudity and mild language.
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DVD
Language
English

Notes

General Note
Inspired by the short story "A gravestone made of wheat" by Will Weaver.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2005.
General Note
Special features: Commentary by cast and crew ; 'Sweet Land : a labor of love story' featurette ; Theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematographer, David Tumblety ; editor, James Stanger ; composer, Mark Orton ; costume designer, Eden Miller ; production deisgner, James R. Bakkom ; art director, Emily Davis.
Participants/Performers
Elizabeth Reaser, Tim Guinee, Lois Smith, Ned Beatty, Alan Cumming, Alex Kingston, John Heard, Paul Sand, Stephen Pelinski, Patrick Heusinger.
Description
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.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: PG; for brief partial nudity and mild language.
System Details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; 5.1 Dolby Digital surround.
Language
English dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Reaser, E., Guinee, T., Smith, L., Beatty, N., Cumming, A., Kingston, A., Heard, J., Sand, P., Heusinger, P., Bigham, J., & Selim, A. (2007). Sweet land: A love story . Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Elizabeth. Reaser et al.. 2007. Sweet Land: A Love Story. Beverly Hills, Ca: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Elizabeth. Reaser et al.. Sweet Land: A Love Story Beverly Hills, Ca: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Reaser, Elizabeth., et al. Sweet Land: A Love Story Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2007.

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