DVD
English
Title
Dangerous minds
Director
John N. Smith
Author of screenplay
Ronald Bass
Based on the work of
LouAnne Johnson
Actor
Michelle Pfeiffer George Dzundza Courtney B. Vance
Composer
Lisa Coleman Wendy Melvoin
Language
English
Publisher
Hollywood Pictures Home Video, 2001
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1995
Playing time
ca. 95 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans, Italiaans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Engels, Engels voor slechthorenden Gebaseerd op My posse don't do homework door LouAnne Johnson
EAN
8711875926235

Availability in Flemish libraries

About John N. Smith

John N. Smith OC (born July 31, 1943 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian film director and screenwriter.

Career

Smith graduated with a B.A. in political science from McGill University in 1964. He joined the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in 1968 as producer of The Way It Is, and the National Film Board of Canada in 1972 as a producer and director. In 1981 he directed First Winter, a short period drama that went on to be nominated for an Academy Award. He then made a string of feature-length docudramas that earnestly probed issues such as male sexuality (The Masculine Mystique), teen pregnancy (Sitting in Limbo), and immigration (Welcome to Canada). With collaborators such as Giles Walker, Smith made economic use of non-professional actors and documentary techniques. In 1993, he filmed The Boys of St. Vincent, a powerful and controversial television two-part drama depicting the sexual viola…Read more on Wikipedia