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The Resource King Lear, The Cannon Group Bahamas presents ; a Golan Globus production of a Jean Luc-Godard film ; produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus ; written for the screen and directed by Jean-Luc Godard

King Lear, The Cannon Group Bahamas presents ; a Golan Globus production of a Jean Luc-Godard film ; produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus ; written for the screen and directed by Jean-Luc Godard

Label
King Lear
Title
King Lear
Statement of responsibility
The Cannon Group Bahamas presents ; a Golan Globus production of a Jean Luc-Godard film ; produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus ; written for the screen and directed by Jean-Luc Godard
Title variation
  • Re Lear
  • Jean Luc-Godard's King Lear
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • eng
Summary
An experimental adaptation of Shakespeare's King Lear: set at an exotic European resort, Godard assembles a vast array of characters whose bizarre personalities and troubled lives bear an eerie resemblance to the delirium of Shakespeare's classic
Cataloging source
TXA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Sophie Maintigneux ; editor, Jean Luc Godard
Language note
In English; dubbed in Italian; with optional subtitles in English or Italian
PerformerNote
Peter Sellars, Burgess Meredith, Molly Ringwald, Norman Mailer, Kate Mailer, Jean Luc Godard, Woody Allen, Léos Carax
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1997,
  • 1935-
  • 1930-
  • 1564-1616
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Meredith, Burgess
  • Sellars, Peter,
  • Ringwald, Molly,
  • Mailer, Norman,
  • Mailer, Kate
  • Allen, Woody
  • Carax, Léos,
  • Godard, Jean-Luc
  • Goland, Menahem
  • Globus, Yoram,
  • Shakespeare, William
  • Cannon Group
  • Golan-Globus (Firm),
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer,
Runtime
87
Technique
live action
Label
King Lear, The Cannon Group Bahamas presents ; a Golan Globus production of a Jean Luc-Godard film ; produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus ; written for the screen and directed by Jean-Luc Godard
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Film title appears on screen several times as a title of "takes" (chapters?): King Lear: fear and loathing ; King Lear: a study ; King Lear: an approach ; King Lear: a clearing, etc. ; The actual title is King Lear
  • Based on the play by William Shakespeare
  • Originally released as a motion picture by Cannon Group in 1987
  • MGM: 28971DS
  • MGM: F4 IT 28971
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
672490338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox version
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 87 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8010312084812
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 28971DS
  • F4 IT 28971
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD (PAL) format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
King Lear, The Cannon Group Bahamas presents ; a Golan Globus production of a Jean Luc-Godard film ; produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus ; written for the screen and directed by Jean-Luc Godard
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Film title appears on screen several times as a title of "takes" (chapters?): King Lear: fear and loathing ; King Lear: a study ; King Lear: an approach ; King Lear: a clearing, etc. ; The actual title is King Lear
  • Based on the play by William Shakespeare
  • Originally released as a motion picture by Cannon Group in 1987
  • MGM: 28971DS
  • MGM: F4 IT 28971
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
672490338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Letterbox version
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 87 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
8010312084812
Other physical details
sound, color, with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 28971DS
  • F4 IT 28971
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD (PAL) format
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased ; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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