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The Resource The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood

The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood

Label
The pianist
Title
The pianist
Statement of responsibility
a Roman Polanski film ; a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
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
Director of photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Herve de Luze ; music, Wojciech Kilar ; costume designer, Anna Sheppard ; production designer, Allan Starski
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R, for violence and brief strong language
Language note
Closed-captioned; English, French or Spanish soundtracks, optional French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.B55
LC item number
P536578 2002
PerformerNote
Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox, Ed Stoppard, Julia Rayner, Jessica Kate Meyer
Runtime
149
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood
Link
http://us.imdb.com/Title?0253474
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book smierc miasta by Wladyslaw Szpilman
  • Special features: "A story of survival" featurette - 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
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
Contents
  • A story of survival
  • Clips of Wladslaw Szpilman playing the piano
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (149 min.)
Isbn
9781417020058
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192276620
  • 025193088529
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 22766
  • 30885
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52498257
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; a France-Poland-Germany-United Kingdom coproduction ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [and others] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood
Link
http://us.imdb.com/Title?0253474
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the book smierc miasta by Wladyslaw Szpilman
  • Special features: "A story of survival" featurette - 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
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
Contents
  • A story of survival
  • Clips of Wladslaw Szpilman playing the piano
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (149 min.)
Isbn
9781417020058
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 025192276620
  • 025193088529
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
  • 22766
  • 30885
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm52498257
System details
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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