Video

Pariah [videorecording] / Focus Features, Northstar Pictures and Sundial Pictures present in association with AID+ABET, Chicken & Egg Pictures and MBK Entertainment, a Dee Rees film ; produced by Nekisa Cooper ; written and directed by Dee Rees.

Rees, Dee. (Added Author). Oduye, Adepero. (Added Author). Wayans, Kim. (Added Author). Davis, Aasha. (Added Author). Parnell, Charles. (Added Author). Universal Pictures (Firm) (Added Author).
  • Description: 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal,

Available copies

  • 8 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 9 total copies.

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Beverly Main Adult DVD Feature Film DVD (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult DVDs DVD/RENTAL/Pariah (Text to phone) Available -
Lynn Adult DVDs DVD/5280 (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Rental Videos Rental/DVD/Film (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult DVD RENTAL DVD FEATURE PARIAH 2012 (Marblehead pickup only) (Text to phone) Available -
Middlesex - Bedford Campus Films Display PA [MCC only] (Text to phone) Available -
Phillips CAMD CAMD CAMD DVD 791.43 PAR (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Adult DVD DVD PAR (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult DVD DVD/FIC/P - 5/12 (Text to phone) Checked out 04/23/2014

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Videodisc release of the 2011 motion picture.
Special features: Dee Rees: a director's style ; A walk in Brooklyn ; Trying out identity: Pariah's wardrobe.
Participant or Performer Note: Adepero Oduye, Kim Wayans, Aasha Davis, Charles Parnell.
Summary: Alike is a 17-year-old African-American woman who lives with her parents and younger sister in Brooklyn's Fort Greene neighborhood. She has a flair for poetry, and is a good student at her local high school. Alike is quietly but firmly embracing her identity as a lesbian. Wondering how much she can confide in her family, Alike strives to get through adolescence with grace, humor, and tenacity--sometimes succeeding, sometimes not, but always moving forward.
Target Audience Note: Rating: R; for sexual content and language.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround; NTSC; Region 1.
Language Note: English dialogue; English, French or Spanish subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Gay teenagers > Drama.
African American teenage girls > Drama.
High school students > Drama.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.