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The Resource Noel Coward's Brief encounter, Pinewood Films Ltd. ; a Noel Coward-CineGuild production ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward

Noel Coward's Brief encounter, Pinewood Films Ltd. ; a Noel Coward-CineGuild production ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward

Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Title
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Statement of responsibility
Pinewood Films Ltd. ; a Noel Coward-CineGuild production ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward
Title variation
Brief encounter
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Explores the thrill, pain, and tenderness of an illicit romance in the dour, gray Britain of 1945. From a chance meeting on a train platform, a middle-aged married doctor and a suburban housewife enter into a quietly passionate, ultimately doomed love affair"--Container
Member of
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival, 1946: Grand Prize of the Festival (David Lean)
Cataloging source
PVL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Brief encounter (Motion picture : 1945)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Krasker ; film editor, Jack Harris
Language note
In English (Dolby digital mono), with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH)
PerformerNote
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Cyril Raymond, Everley Gregg, Marjorie Mars, Margaret Barton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1973,
  • 1908-1991,
  • 1908-1982,
  • 1916-1988,
  • 1898-1993,
  • -1973,
  • 1903-1959,
  • 1903-1991,
  • 1926-
  • 1905-1971,
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coward, Noël
  • Lean, David
  • Johnson, Celia
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Holloway, Stanley,
  • Carey, Joyce
  • Raymond, Cyril
  • Gregg, Everley
  • Mars, Marjorie
  • Barton, Margaret
  • Krasker, Robert,
  • Harris, Jack
  • Coward, Noël
  • Pinewood Films Ltd.,
  • Cineguild (Firm),
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
86
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
76
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Housewives
  • Adultery
  • Marriage
  • Railroad stations
  • Adultery
  • Housewives
  • Marriage
  • Railroad stations
  • England
Technique
live action
Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter, Pinewood Films Ltd. ; a Noel Coward-CineGuild production ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play Still life by Noel Coward
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Special features: optional audio commentary with film historian Bruce Eder (1995); theatrical trailer; restoration demonstration
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1945
Accompanying material
1 folded insert
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44639285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780023420
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
Other control number
037429150726
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
BRI140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44639285
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
  • Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter, Pinewood Films Ltd. ; a Noel Coward-CineGuild production ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noel Coward
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play Still life by Noel Coward
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Special features: optional audio commentary with film historian Bruce Eder (1995); theatrical trailer; restoration demonstration
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1945
Accompanying material
1 folded insert
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
44639285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780023420
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
Other control number
037429150726
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
BRI140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44639285
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
  • Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
  • Colby: No Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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