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The Resource Short cuts, Fine Line Features presents, in association with Spelling Films International, a Cary Brokaw/Avenue Pictures production ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Robert Altman & Frank Barhydt ; produced by Cary Brokaw ; directed by Robert Altman

Short cuts, Fine Line Features presents, in association with Spelling Films International, a Cary Brokaw/Avenue Pictures production ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Robert Altman & Frank Barhydt ; produced by Cary Brokaw ; directed by Robert Altman

Label
Short cuts
Title
Short cuts
Statement of responsibility
Fine Line Features presents, in association with Spelling Films International, a Cary Brokaw/Avenue Pictures production ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Robert Altman & Frank Barhydt ; produced by Cary Brokaw ; directed by Robert Altman
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Interweaves the lives of twenty-two characters struggling to find solace and meaning in contemporary Los Angeles"--Container
Related
Member of
Awards note
Golden Globes, USA, 1994: Special Award - Best Ensemble Cast
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Short cuts (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Mark Isham ; editing, Geraldine Peroni ; director of photography, Walt Lloyd
Language note
In English (Dolby digital 5.1 surround, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo), with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Andie McDowell, Bruce Davison, Julianne Moore, Matthew Modine, Anne Archer, Fred Ward, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Chris Penn, Lili Taylor, Robert Downey, Jr., Madeleine Stowe, Tim Robbins, Lily Tomlin, Tom Waits, Frances McDormand, Peter Gallagher, Annie Ross, Lori Singer, Jack Lemmon, Lyle Lovett, Buck Henry, Huey Lewis
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-2006,
  • 1946-
  • 1942-
  • 1962-
  • 1965-
  • 1958-
  • 1949-
  • 1955-
  • 1930-
  • 1957-
  • 1951-
  • 1938-1988
  • 1938-1988
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  • Altman, Robert
  • Brokaw, Cary,
  • Barhydt, Frank,
  • MacDowell, Andie,
  • Davison, Bruce
  • Moore, Julianne,
  • Modine, Matthew,
  • Archer, Anne,
  • Ward, Fred
  • Leigh, Jennifer Jason
  • Penn, Christopher,
  • Taylor, Lili,
  • Downey, Robert
  • Stowe, Madeleine,
  • Robbins, Tim
  • Tomlin, Lily,
  • Waits, Tom
  • McDormand, Frances,
  • Gallagher, Peter
  • Ross, Annie
  • Singer, Lori
  • Lemmon, Jack,
  • Lovett, Lyle,
  • Henry, Buck,
  • Lewis, Huey
  • Isham, Mark,
  • Peroni, Geraldine,
  • Lloyd, Walt,
  • Carver, Raymond
  • Carver, Raymond
  • Fine Line Features,
  • Spelling Films International,
  • Avenue Pictures,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
183
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • A Vintage contemporaries original
Series volume
265
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  • Carver, Raymond
  • Carver, Raymond
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Strangers
  • United States
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Manners and customs
  • Strangers
  • California
  • United States
Technique
live action
Label
Short cuts, Fine Line Features presents, in association with Spelling Films International, a Cary Brokaw/Avenue Pictures production ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Robert Altman & Frank Barhydt ; produced by Cary Brokaw ; directed by Robert Altman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the writings of Raymond Carver
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1993
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • The film (disc 1) is also presented with an optional isolated music track
  • Accompanied by a book (Short cuts) containing the nine stories and one poem by Raymond Carver that formed the basis for the film; with an introduction by Robert Altman (New York : Vintage Books, 1993)
  • Special features (disc 2): deleted scenes; music demos (original demo recordings of the Doc-Pomus-Mac Rebennack songs, performed by Dr. John); Luck, trust and ketchup : Robert Altman in Carver country (feature-length documentary on the making of Short cuts); BBC : Moving pictures (a segment from the television program tracing the development of the screenplay); a look inside the marketing of Short cuts; To write and keep kind (PBS documentary on the life of Raymond Carver); Carver audio interview (1983; one hour; conducted for the American Audio Prose Library); Reflections on Short cuts (conversation between Robert Altman and Tim Robbins)
Accompanying material
1 book (157 pages ; 19 cm) and 1 booklet (12 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • So much water so close to home
  • A small, good thing
  • Jerry and Molly and Sam
  • Collectors
  • Tell the women we're going
  • Lemonade : (poem)
  • by Raymond Carver
  • disc 1: The film
  • disc 2: The supplements
  • book:
  • Short cuts : selected stories.
  • Neighbors
  • They're not your husband
  • Vitamins
  • Will you please be quiet, please?
Control code
56601465
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (183 min.)
Isbn
9781559409568
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
715515015820
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1608D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56601465
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
Short cuts, Fine Line Features presents, in association with Spelling Films International, a Cary Brokaw/Avenue Pictures production ; a Robert Altman film ; screenplay by Robert Altman & Frank Barhydt ; produced by Cary Brokaw ; directed by Robert Altman
Publication
Note
  • Based on the writings of Raymond Carver
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1993
  • Wide screen (2.35:1)
  • The film (disc 1) is also presented with an optional isolated music track
  • Accompanied by a book (Short cuts) containing the nine stories and one poem by Raymond Carver that formed the basis for the film; with an introduction by Robert Altman (New York : Vintage Books, 1993)
  • Special features (disc 2): deleted scenes; music demos (original demo recordings of the Doc-Pomus-Mac Rebennack songs, performed by Dr. John); Luck, trust and ketchup : Robert Altman in Carver country (feature-length documentary on the making of Short cuts); BBC : Moving pictures (a segment from the television program tracing the development of the screenplay); a look inside the marketing of Short cuts; To write and keep kind (PBS documentary on the life of Raymond Carver); Carver audio interview (1983; one hour; conducted for the American Audio Prose Library); Reflections on Short cuts (conversation between Robert Altman and Tim Robbins)
Accompanying material
1 book (157 pages ; 19 cm) and 1 booklet (12 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • So much water so close to home
  • A small, good thing
  • Jerry and Molly and Sam
  • Collectors
  • Tell the women we're going
  • Lemonade : (poem)
  • by Raymond Carver
  • disc 1: The film
  • disc 2: The supplements
  • book:
  • Short cuts : selected stories.
  • Neighbors
  • They're not your husband
  • Vitamins
  • Will you please be quiet, please?
Control code
56601465
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved special edition
Extent
2 videodiscs (183 min.)
Isbn
9781559409568
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
715515015820
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1608D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56601465
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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