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BlackBerry  Cover Image DVD DVD

BlackBerry / Elevation Pictures + XYZ Films present ; with the participation of Telefilm Canada, CBC Films and Ontario Creates ; in association with IPR.VC ; a Rhombus Media + Zapruder Films production ; produced by Fraser Ash, Kevin Krikst, Niv Fichman, Matthew Miller ; screenplay by Matt Johnson & Matthew Miller ; directed by Matt Johnson.

Johnson, Matt, 1985- (film director,, screenwriter,, actor.). Miller, Matthew (Producer), (screenwriter,, film producer.). Ash, Fraser, (film producer.). Krikst, Kevin, (film producer.). Fichman, Niv, (film producer.). Baruchel, Jay, 1982- (actor.). Howerton, Glenn, 1976- (actor.). Sommer, Rich, 1978- (actor.). Ironside, Michael, 1950- (actor.). Donovan, Martin, 1957- (actor.). Giroux, Michelle, 1976- (actor.). Rubinek, Saul, 1948- (actor.). Elwes, Cary, 1962- (actor.). McNish, Jacquie. Motion picture adaptation of (work): Losing the signal. (Added Author). Elevation Pictures, (presenter.). XYZ Films, (presenter.). Telefilm Canada, (presenter.). CBC Films, (presenter.). Ontario Creates (Firm), (presenter.). IPR.VC (Firm), (presenter.). Rhombus Media (Firm), (production company.). Zapruder Films, (production company.). IFC Films, (publisher.). Jay Baruchel, Glenn Howerton, Matt Johnson, Rich Sommer, Michael Ironside, Martin Donovan, Michelle Giroux, Saul Rubinek, Cary Elwes. (Cast).

Summary:

The "true story" of the meteoric rise and catastrophic demise of the world's first smartphone, BLACKBERRY is a whirlwind ride through a ruthlessly competitive Silicon Valley at breakneck speeds.

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York] : IFC Films, [2023]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the book "Losing the Signal" by Jacquie McNish & Sean Silcoff.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2023.
Wide screen (2.00:1).
Special features: audio commentary by writer/director Matt Johnson, writer/producer Matt Miller, executive producer/composer Jay McCarrol, associate producer/cinematographer, Jared Raab and production designer Adam Belanger; audio commentary by Matt Johnson and associate producer/editor Curt Lobb; audio commentary by former RIM engineer Matthias Wandel; 9 featurettes: Creating animatics, Fly on the wall, Locations and art, Directing, Cinematography, Editing, Scoring, Goofs and spoofs, The crew of Blackberry.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Jay McCarrol ; editor, Curt Lobb ; director of photography, Jared Raab.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jay Baruchel, Glenn Howerton, Matt Johnson, Rich Sommer, Michael Ironside, Martin Donovan, Michelle Giroux, Saul Rubinek, Cary Elwes.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R for language throughout.
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen, 2:1; Dolby digital 5.1.
Language Note:
English dialogue, English SDH subtitles, described audio.
Subject: BlackBerry (Smartphone) > Drama.
Smartphones > Drama.
BlackBerry (Smartphone)
Smartphones.
Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) > Drama.
California > Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County)
Genre: Biographical films.
Comedy films.
Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Biographical films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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