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Title A girl in the river : the price of forgiveness / HBO Original Programming ; HBO Documentary Films presents a film by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy ; produced and directed by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy ; an SOC Films production.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : Home Box Office, [2016]
Burbank, CA : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 Granby, Main Library - Adult  NONFICTION DVD 364.15 GIRL    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Balcony  AV DVD 364.1523 G525G    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (40 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround Dolby Audio 5.1 rda
video file DVD video rda
Documentary films. lcgft
System Details DVD-R, NTSC; region 1; widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Credits Director of photography, Asad Faruqi ; editor, Geof Bartz ; original music, Wendy Blackstone ; additional music, Gunnard Doboze.
Note DVD release of the 2015 documentary.
Access This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Audience TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-PG.
Summary Told through the lens of a love story, this Oscar-nominated documentary examines the tensions between modernism and tradition in Pakistan. The film follows Saba, a young Pakistani woman, who has survived her attempted honor killing by her own family in Gujranwala.
Awards Academy award winner: Best documentary short, 2016
Language Punjabi dialogue, with English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
Subject Honor killings -- Pakistan.
Honor killings -- Pakistan -- Case studies.
Women -- Violence against -- Pakistan.
Victims of violent crimes -- Pakistan.
Women -- Pakistan -- Social conditions.
Women's rights -- Pakistan.
Human rights -- Pakistan.
Honor -- Social aspects -- Pakistan.
Forgiveness -- Pakistan.
Forgiveness. (OCoLC)fst00932854
Honor killings. (OCoLC)fst00960016
Human rights. (OCoLC)fst00963285
Victims of violent crimes. (OCoLC)fst01166352
Women -- Violence against. (OCoLC)fst01427006
Pakistan. (OCoLC)fst01210275
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Short films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Nonfiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710269
Short films. (OCoLC)fst01710364
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Added Author Obaid-Chinoy, Sharmeen, film producer, film director.
Faruqi, Asad, director of photography.
Blackstone, Wendy, composer (expression)
Bartz, Geof, editor of moving image work.
HBO Documentary Films, presenter.
HBO Original Programming, production company.
SOC Films, production company.
Home Box Office (Firm), publisher.
Warner Home Video (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Price of forgiveness
Standard No. 888574432850
Music No. 1000629268 HBO Documentary Films
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