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The seagull
Mayer, Michael, 1960- film director.
Publication Information:
Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Classics, [2018]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 98 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Aging actress Irina visits the country estate where her brother Sorin and her son Konstantin reside. She brings her lover Boris, a successful novelist. The estate teems with desire, jealousy and angst. The estate manager's daughter Masha is in love with Konstantin, who is in love with the sweet neighbor Nina, who is in love with Boris. Boris casually uses and discards Nina while Irina continuously treats Konstantin with similar disdain. Emotions run high and things come to a head against the beautiful and idyllic backdrop of the countryside.
General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.

Based on the play by Anton Chekhov.

Special features: Tribeca Film Festival red carpet and cast Q&A; Q&A with Annette Bening and director Michael Mayer.
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some mature thematic elements, a scene of violence, drug use, and partial nudity.
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