The Resource Wordplay, O'Malley Creadon Productions presents ; in association with Grinder Films ; produced by Christine O'Malley ; directed by Patrick Creadon ; written by Patrick Creadon, Christine O'Malley, (videorecording)

Wordplay, O'Malley Creadon Productions presents ; in association with Grinder Films ; produced by Christine O'Malley ; directed by Patrick Creadon ; written by Patrick Creadon, Christine O'Malley, (videorecording)

Label
Wordplay
Title
Wordplay
Statement of responsibility
O'Malley Creadon Productions presents ; in association with Grinder Films ; produced by Christine O'Malley ; directed by Patrick Creadon ; written by Patrick Creadon, Christine O'Malley
Title variation
Word play
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A look into the world of New York Times crossword puzzle aficionados, who number in the millions. Focuses on New York Times puzzle editor Will Shortz and participants in the 28th Annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament in Stamford, Connecticut
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Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Patrick Creadon ; editor, Doug Blush ; composer, Peter Golub
Dewey number
793.73/2
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG; for some language and mild thematic elements
Language note
  • In English, with optional Spanish subtitles
  • Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing
LC call number
GV1507.C7
LC item number
W67 2006
PerformerNote
Featuring Will Shortz, Merl Reagle, Tyler Hinman, Trip Payne, Al Sanders, Ellen Ripstein, Jon Delfin, Jon Stewart, Ken Burns, Amy Ray, Emily Saliers, Daniel Okrent, Mike Mussina, Bob Dole, Bill Clinton
Runtime
85
Technique
live action
Wordplay, O'Malley Creadon Productions presents ; in association with Grinder Films ; produced by Christine O'Malley ; directed by Patrick Creadon ; written by Patrick Creadon, Christine O'Malley, (videorecording)
Label
Wordplay, O'Malley Creadon Productions presents ; in association with Grinder Films ; produced by Christine O'Malley ; directed by Patrick Creadon ; written by Patrick Creadon, Christine O'Malley, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a documentary film in 2006
  • "IFC Films"--Container
  • Booklet includes 5 previously-published New York Times crossword puzzles
  • Special features: optional audio commentary with Creadon, Shortz, and crossword constructor Merl Reagle; 16 deleted scenes; interview gallery (Indigo Girls, Ken Burns, Jon Stewart, Mike Mussina, Daniel Okrent, President Bill Clinton, Senator Bob Dole); featurettes on each of the 5 crossword puzzles in the accompanying booklet; "'Wordplay' goes to Sundance" featurette (21 min.); "Every word" (music video by Gary Louris); "And the winner is" featurette (results from ACPT 2006, 4 min.); photo gallery (3 min., app. 40 images); "Waiting for The New York Times" (a short film by Patricia Erens, 12 min.); DVD-ROM features (printable version of the 5 crossword puzzles in the accompanying booklet)
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Accompanying material
1 booklet ([10] p. ; 18 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Bonus features: Commentary with director Patrick Creadon, New York times puzzle editor Will Shortz, and crossword constructor Merl Reagle -- Deleted scenes -- More deleted scenes -- Deleted scenes from Stamford -- Interview gallery -- 5 unforgettable puzzles from the Pages of The New York times (featurettes) -- Wordplay goes to Sundance -- "Every word" music video by Louris -- "--And the winner is--"-- results from Stamford 2006 -- Wordplay photo gallery -- "Waiting for The New York times" a short film by Patrcia Erens -- DVD-ROM-- 5 unforgettable puzzles (to print)
Control code
ocm71036539
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
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Edition
Widescreen format.
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9781594442797
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
796019796156
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
79615
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)71036539
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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