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The Resource Bed and sofa : Tretʹi︠a︡ meshchanskai︠a︡, produced by Sovkino ; directed by Abram Room ; screenplay by Room and Shklovsky

Bed and sofa : Tretʹi︠a︡ meshchanskai︠a︡, produced by Sovkino ; directed by Abram Room ; screenplay by Room and Shklovsky

Label
Bed and sofa : Tretʹi︠a︡ meshchanskai︠a︡
Title
Bed and sofa
Title remainder
Tretʹi︠a︡ meshchanskai︠a︡
Statement of responsibility
produced by Sovkino ; directed by Abram Room ; screenplay by Room and Shklovsky
Title variation
  • Tretʹi︠a︡ meshchanskai︠a︡
  • Third Meschanskaia Street
  • Chess fever
  • Shakhmatnai︠a︡ gori︠a︡chka
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • rus
  • eng
Summary
  • Bed and sofa (87 min.) is the story of a love triangle between a woman and two men living together in a one-room basement apartment in 1927 Moscow
  • Chess fever: "Awitty and ingenious satire on the chess craze which swept Moscow at the time of the internaational tournament there."--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
IND
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Bed and sofa: Photography, Grigori Giber ; new music by Rodney Sauer and Susan Hall and performed by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra
  • Chess fever: Photography, Anatoli Golovnia ; new music by Rodney Sauer
Language note
Silent film with musical accompaniment and subtitles in English or Russian
PerformerNote
  • Ludmilla Semyonova, Nikolai Batalov, Vladimir Fogel
  • Bed and sofa: Liudmila Semyonova, Nikolai Batalov, Vladimir Fogel
  • Chess fever: Vladimir Fogel, Anna Zemtsova, Jose Raul Capablanca
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1976
  • 1893-1984
  • 1899-1990
  • 1899-1937
  • 1902-1929
  • 1893-1953
  • 1897-1977
  • 1888-1942
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Room, Abram Matveevich
  • Shklovskiĭ, Viktor
  • Semyonova, Ludmilla
  • Batalov, Nikolaĭ Petrovich
  • Fogelʹ, Vladimir Petrovich
  • Pudovkin, Vsevolod Illarionovich
  • Shpikovskiĭ, Nikolaĭ
  • Zemt︠s︡ova, A.
  • Capablanca, José Raúl
  • Sauer, Rodney
  • Hall, Susan
  • Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra
  • Sovkino
  • Mezhrabpom-filʹm
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
230
Series statement
Blackhawk Films collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Husband and wife
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Male friendship
  • Chess
  • Chess players
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Foreign films
  • Soviet Union
Technique
live action
Label
Bed and sofa : Tretʹi︠a︡ meshchanskai︠a︡, produced by Sovkino ; directed by Abram Room ; screenplay by Room and Shklovsky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • With: Chess fever = Shakhmatnai︠a︡ gori︠a︡chka / produced by Mezhrabpom-Russ ; directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and Nikolai Shpikovsky (1925, starring Vladimir Fogel, Anna Zemtsova, Jose Raul Capablanca) "A witty and ingenious satire on the chess craze which swept Moscow at the time of the international tournament there."
  • Videodisc release of the 1927 Bed and sofa and the 1925 Chess fever motion pictures
  • Special features include: Bed and sofa includes optional commentary by Julian Graffy, Professor of Russian Literature and Cinema at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College, London
  • "This edition of Bed and sofa is digitally mastered at the visually correct speed from an excellent original print brought to the USA in the 1930s by film historian Jay Leyda. For the first time the film is presented with correct and full English intertitles; it is also presented on Disc Two with original Russian tittles"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one: English version -- Disc two: Russian version
Control code
54860505
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (115 min. each)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
014381575323
Other physical details
silent, black and white
Publisher number
ID5753DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby Digital stereo; region 0; NTSC; original 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bed and sofa : Tretʹi︠a︡ meshchanskai︠a︡, produced by Sovkino ; directed by Abram Room ; screenplay by Room and Shklovsky
Publication
Note
  • With: Chess fever = Shakhmatnai︠a︡ gori︠a︡chka / produced by Mezhrabpom-Russ ; directed by Vsevolod Pudovkin and Nikolai Shpikovsky (1925, starring Vladimir Fogel, Anna Zemtsova, Jose Raul Capablanca) "A witty and ingenious satire on the chess craze which swept Moscow at the time of the international tournament there."
  • Videodisc release of the 1927 Bed and sofa and the 1925 Chess fever motion pictures
  • Special features include: Bed and sofa includes optional commentary by Julian Graffy, Professor of Russian Literature and Cinema at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College, London
  • "This edition of Bed and sofa is digitally mastered at the visually correct speed from an excellent original print brought to the USA in the 1930s by film historian Jay Leyda. For the first time the film is presented with correct and full English intertitles; it is also presented on Disc Two with original Russian tittles"--Container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc one: English version -- Disc two: Russian version
Control code
54860505
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (115 min. each)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
014381575323
Other physical details
silent, black and white
Publisher number
ID5753DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; Dolby Digital stereo; region 0; NTSC; original 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Video recording format
DVD

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