|aWit|cHBO Films presents an Avenue Pictures production ; a film by Mike Nichols ; directed by Mike Nichols ; screenplay by Emma Thompson & Mike Nichols ; produced by Simon Bosanquet. |h[videorecording] /
|aNew York, NY : |aTaipei :|bHBO Home Video, |bCatalyst Logic,|c2001.
|aOriginally released as a made-for-cable motion picture in 2001.
|aBased on the 1999 Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Margaret Edson.
|aSpecial features include: cast and director biographies ; chapter selection.
|aDirector of photography, Seamus McGarvey ; editor, John Bloom ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel.
|aEmma Thompson, Christopher Lloyd, Eileen Atkins, Audra McDonald, Jonathan M. Woodward, Harold Pinter.
|aAn English professor, who alienates her students, has always had control over her life. That is until she is diagnosed with a devasting illness. She agrees to undergo a series of procedures that are brutal, extensive and experimental. She finds that the fine line between life and death can only be walked with wit.
|aDVD ; Dolby surround, stereo.
|aEnglish and Spanish language soundtracks with optional subtitles in English, French, or Spanish.
|aEdson, Margaret, |d1961- |vFilm adaptations.
|aEdson, Margaret, |d1961- |tWit.
|aCancer in women |vDrama |vVideodiscs. |xTreatment