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The red turtle  Cover Image DVD DVD

The red turtle / a Sony Pictures Classics Release ; in association with Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch, Studio Ghibli, CN4 Productions, Arte France Cinema, Belevision ; produced by Michael Dudok de Wit ; screenplay by Michael Dudok de Wit, Pascale Ferran ; directed by Michael Dudok de Witt.

Dudok de Wit, Michael, 1953- (film producer,, screenwriter,, film director.). Ferran, Pascale, (screenwriter.). Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), (production company.). Why Not Productions Inc., (production company.). Wild Bunch (Firm), (production company.). Sutajio Jiburi, Kabushiki Kaisha, (production company.). CN4 Productions, (production company.). Arte France cinéma (Firm), (production company.). Belvision (Firm), (production company.). Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), (publisher.).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 81 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
DVD release of the 2016 motion picture.
Special features: Commenary with Michael Dudok de Wit ; The birth of The Red Turtle ; The secrets of The Red Turtle ; The Red Turtle at AFI fest Q&A.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Laurent Perez del Mar ; editor, Celine Kelepikis.
Summary, etc.:
Some thematic elements and peril.
The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue; English audio description track; English, Spanish or Portuguese subtitles; English SDH (subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing).
Awards Note:
Independent Annie Awards best animated feature winner, 2017
Subject: Castaways > Drama.
Islands > Drama.
Turtles > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Genre: Fantasy films.
Animated films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Hanover Libraries.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.


0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Howe Library DVD FAM RED 31254003393010 Family movies - Main floor Available -

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