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Title Black swan [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents ; in association with Cross Creek Pictures ; a Protozoa and Phoenix Pictures production ; directed by Darren Aronofsky ; screenplay by Mark Heyman and Andrés Heinz and John McLaughlin ; story by Andrés Heinz ; produced by Mike Medavoy, Arnold W. Messer, Brian Oliver, Scott Franklin ; a film by Darren Aronofsky

Publ Info Beverly Hills, Calif. : Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation, [2011]
Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
©2011
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Common Titl Black swan (Motion picture)
Descript 1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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videodisc rdacarrier
Note Originally produced as an American motion picture in 2010
Special features: Black Swan: Metamorphosis [featurette] (49 min.); Sneak peeks (7 min.)
Director of photography, Matthew Libatique ; production designer, Thérèse DePrez ; editor, Andrew Weisblum ; costume designer, Amy Westcott ; original score, Clint Mansell ; visual effects supervisor, Dan Schrecker ; ballet choreography, Benjamin Millepied ; ballet costumes designed by Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte ; "Swan Lake" composed by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; 5.1 Dolby digital surround, 2.0 Dolby surround; widescreen presentation aspect ratio 2.40:1
In English, dubbed Spanish, or dubbed French with optional subtitles in English SDH or Spanish; closed-captioned
Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, Mila Kunis, Barbara Hershey, Winona Ryder
MPAA rating: Rated R for strong sexual content, disturbing violent images, language and some drug use; Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
Nina is a ballerina in a New York City ballet company. Her life, like most in her profession, is completely consumed with dance. She lives with her mother Erica, a former ballerina who exerts a suffocating control over her. When artistic director Thomas Leroy decides to replace prima ballerina Beth MacIntyre for the opening production of their new season, Swan Lake, Nina is his first choice. But Nina has competition: new dancer Lily, who impresses Leroy as well. Swan Lake requires a dancer who can play both the White Swan with innocence and grace, and the Black Swan, who represents guile and sensuality. Nina fits the White Swan role perfectly but Lily is the personification of the Black Swan. As the two young dancers expand their rivalry into a twisted friendship, Nina begins to get more in touch with her dark side - a recklessness that threatens to destroy her
Winner, 2011 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture: Drama--Natalie Portman; 2011 Academy Award Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role--Natalie Portman; 2011 BAFTA Film Award Best Actress--Natalie Portman
LC subject Ballerinas -- Drama
Ballet dancers -- Drama
Ballet dancers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Ballet companies -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama
Ballets -- Drama
Friendship -- Drama
Psychoses -- Drama
Mothers and daughters -- New York (State) -- Drama
Women -- Conduct of life -- Drama
Man-woman relationships -- New York (State) -- Drama
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Drama
New York (N.Y.) -- Drama
Thrillers (Motion pictures) lcgft
Fiction films. lcgft
Feature films. lcgft
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. lcgft
Add Author Aronofsky, Darren, director
Heyman, Mark, screenwriter
Heinz, Andrés, screenwriter, author
McLaughlin, John J., screenwriter
Medavoy, Mike, producer
Messer, Arnold W., producer
Oliver, Brian, 1971- producer
Franklin, Scott, producer
Portman, Natalie, 1981- actor
Cassel, Vincent, 1966- actor
Kunis, Mila, 1983- actor
Hershey, Barbara, 1948- actor
Ryder, Winona, 1971- actor
Libatique, Matthew, 1969- cinematographer
Mansell, Clint, composer
Millepied, Benjamin, choreographer
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Lebedinoe ozero
Fox Searchlight Pictures
Cross Creek Pictures
Protozoa Pictures
Phoenix Pictures
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
ISBN/ISSN 024543715061
Music # 2271506