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The Resource Tess, Columbia Pictures ; Franco British Co. ; Renn Productions ; producer, Claude Berri ; screenplay writers, Gerard Brach, Roman Polanski, John Brownjohn ; director, Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

Tess, Columbia Pictures ; Franco British Co. ; Renn Productions ; producer, Claude Berri ; screenplay writers, Gerard Brach, Roman Polanski, John Brownjohn ; director, Roman Polanski, (videorecording)

Label
Tess
Title
Tess
Statement of responsibility
Columbia Pictures ; Franco British Co. ; Renn Productions ; producer, Claude Berri ; screenplay writers, Gerard Brach, Roman Polanski, John Brownjohn ; director, Roman Polanski
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • engfrespa
  • eng
Summary
An adaptation of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the D'Urbervilles. A beautiful young peasant seeks her fortune with the wealthy D'Urbervilles, whom her family believes to be distant relatives. After finding employment in their home, she comes under the lustful eye of Alec, their ne'er-do-well son
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Tess (Motion picture)
Credits note
Directors of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth, Ghislain Cloquet ; production designer, Pierre Guffroy ; editor, Alistair McIntyre, Tom Priestley ; music, Philippe Sarde
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
Language note
In English ; with English, French, and Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Nastassja Kinski, Peter Firth, Leigh Lawson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1953-
  • 1945-
  • 1840-1928
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Brach, Gérard
  • Brownjohn, John
  • Kinski, Nastassja
  • Firth, Peter
  • Lawson, Leigh
  • Hardy, Thomas
  • Columbia Pictures
  • Franco British Co
  • Renn Productions
Runtime
172
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  • Young women
  • Social classes
  • Hardy, Thomas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Tess, Columbia Pictures ; Franco British Co. ; Renn Productions ; producer, Claude Berri ; screenplay writers, Gerard Brach, Roman Polanski, John Brownjohn ; director, Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Based on the novel "Tess of the D'Urbervilles" by Thomas Hardy
  • Features: making-of featurettes ; trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm56497640
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 172 min.)
Isbn
9781404940116
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396017078
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01707
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781404940116
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Tess, Columbia Pictures ; Franco British Co. ; Renn Productions ; producer, Claude Berri ; screenplay writers, Gerard Brach, Roman Polanski, John Brownjohn ; director, Roman Polanski, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Based on the novel "Tess of the D'Urbervilles" by Thomas Hardy
  • Features: making-of featurettes ; trailers
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm56497640
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 172 min.)
Isbn
9781404940116
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396017078
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01707
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781404940116
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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