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The Resource The pianist, a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde; screenplay by Ronald Harwood

The pianist, a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde; screenplay by Ronald Harwood

Label
The pianist
Title
The pianist
Statement of responsibility
a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde; screenplay by Ronald Harwood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Herve de Luze ; music, Wojciech Kilar
Language note
Closed-captioned; English, French or Spanish soundtracks, optional French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1934-2020
  • 1962-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Benmussa, Robert
  • Sarde, Alain
  • Harwood, Ronald
  • Brody, Adrien
  • Kretschmann, Thomas
  • Finlay, Frank
  • Lipman, Maureen
  • Fox, Emilia
  • Kilar, Wojciech
  • Szpilman, Władysław
  • R.P. Productions
Runtime
149
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Szpilman, Władysław
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The pianist, a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde; screenplay by Ronald Harwood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book Śmierć miasta by Wladyslaw Szpilman
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: "A story of survival" featurette which includes insight into the making of the film, Roman Polanski's own story of survival during WWII, behind-the-scenes interviews with Oscar winners Roman Polanski, Adrien Brody and Ronald Harwood, clips of Wladyslaw Szpilman playing the piano
  • Universal: 22766
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
52089391
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (149 min.)
Isbn
9780783278568
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Other control number
025192276620
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
22766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The pianist, a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde; screenplay by Ronald Harwood
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book Śmierć miasta by Wladyslaw Szpilman
  • Originally produced as motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: "A story of survival" featurette which includes insight into the making of the film, Roman Polanski's own story of survival during WWII, behind-the-scenes interviews with Oscar winners Roman Polanski, Adrien Brody and Ronald Harwood, clips of Wladyslaw Szpilman playing the piano
  • Universal: 22766
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
52089391
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (149 min.)
Isbn
9780783278568
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Other control number
025192276620
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
22766
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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