The Resource Goodbye Solo, Roadside Attractions ; a Gigantic Pictures & Noruz Films production ; in association with Lucky Hat Entertainment ; a co-production of The Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; a film by Ramin Bahrani ; directed and edited by Ramin Bahrani ; written by Bahareh Azimi, Ramin Bahrani ; produced by Jason Orans, Ramin Bahrani ; executive producers, Brian Devine, Brooke Devine ; co-executive producer, Stephen Bannatyne

Goodbye Solo, Roadside Attractions ; a Gigantic Pictures & Noruz Films production ; in association with Lucky Hat Entertainment ; a co-production of The Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; a film by Ramin Bahrani ; directed and edited by Ramin Bahrani ; written by Bahareh Azimi, Ramin Bahrani ; produced by Jason Orans, Ramin Bahrani ; executive producers, Brian Devine, Brooke Devine ; co-executive producer, Stephen Bannatyne

Label
Goodbye Solo
Title
Goodbye Solo
Statement of responsibility
Roadside Attractions ; a Gigantic Pictures & Noruz Films production ; in association with Lucky Hat Entertainment ; a co-production of The Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; a film by Ramin Bahrani ; directed and edited by Ramin Bahrani ; written by Bahareh Azimi, Ramin Bahrani ; produced by Jason Orans, Ramin Bahrani ; executive producers, Brian Devine, Brooke Devine ; co-executive producer, Stephen Bannatyne
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Designer
Film distributor
Film editor
Production company
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
On the lonely roads of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, two men forge an improbable friendship that will change both of their lives forever. Solo is a Senegalese cab driver working to provide a better life for his young family. William is a tough Southern good ol' boy with a lifetime of regrets. Solo's American dream is just beginning, while William's is quickly winding down. Despite their differences, both men soon realize they need each other more than either is willing to admit
Awards note
Winner: Venice Film Festival, International Critics Prize.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Simmonds ; production designer, Chad Keith ; music by M. Lo
Dewey number
791.433/72
Language note
English dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.G66 2008
PerformerNote
Souléymane Sy Savané, Red West, Diana Franco Galindo, Carmen Leyva, Lane 'Roc' Williams, Mamadou Lam
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bahrani, Ramin
  • Azimi, Bahareh
  • Orans, Jason
  • Devine, Brooke
  • Bannatyne, Stephen
  • Keith, Chad
  • Devine, Brian
  • Savané, Souléymane Sy
  • West, Red
  • Franco Galindo, Diana
  • Simmonds, Michael
  • Leyva, Carmen
  • Williams, Lane "Roc."
  • Lo, M
  • Lam, Mamadou
  • Roadside Attractions (Firm)
  • Gigantic Pictures
  • Noruz Films (Firm)
  • Lucky Hat Entertainment (Firm)
  • Independent Television Service
  • Lions Gate Films
Runtime
91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Senegalese
  • Taxicab drivers
  • Older men
  • Male friendship
  • Taxis
  • Hombres
Technique
live action
Label
Goodbye Solo, Roadside Attractions ; a Gigantic Pictures & Noruz Films production ; in association with Lucky Hat Entertainment ; a co-production of The Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; a film by Ramin Bahrani ; directed and edited by Ramin Bahrani ; written by Bahareh Azimi, Ramin Bahrani ; produced by Jason Orans, Ramin Bahrani ; executive producers, Brian Devine, Brooke Devine ; co-executive producer, Stephen Bannatyne
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Ramin Bahrani and cinematographer Michael Simmonds; Theatrical trailer; Also from Lionsgate
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn391334964
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 031398112105
  • 031398112105
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25922
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)391334964
System details
DVD, region 1; 16x9 widescreen (1.78:1) DVD screen format; Dolby digital 5.1; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Goodbye Solo, Roadside Attractions ; a Gigantic Pictures & Noruz Films production ; in association with Lucky Hat Entertainment ; a co-production of The Independent Television Service (ITVS) ; a film by Ramin Bahrani ; directed and edited by Ramin Bahrani ; written by Bahareh Azimi, Ramin Bahrani ; produced by Jason Orans, Ramin Bahrani ; executive producers, Brian Devine, Brooke Devine ; co-executive producer, Stephen Bannatyne
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2008
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Ramin Bahrani and cinematographer Michael Simmonds; Theatrical trailer; Also from Lionsgate
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn391334964
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 91 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
  • 031398112105
  • 031398112105
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
25922
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)391334964
System details
DVD, region 1; 16x9 widescreen (1.78:1) DVD screen format; Dolby digital 5.1; Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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