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The Resource The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [et al.] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood, (videorecording)

The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [et al.] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood, (videorecording)

Label
The pianist
Title
The pianist
Statement of responsibility
a Roman Polanski film ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [et al.] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • fre
  • 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
VHB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Pianist (Motion picture : 2002)
Credits note
Music by Wojciech Kilar ; production designer, Allan Starski ; costume designer, Anna Sheppard ; director of photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Herve de Luze ; piano solos performed by Janusz Olejniczak
Language note
In English with French track ; with French subtitles
PerformerNote
Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox, Ed Stoppard, Julia Rayner, Jessica Kate Meyer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1962-
  • 1926-
  • 1974-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Polanski, Roman
  • Harwood, Ronald
  • Brody, Adrien
  • Kretschmann, Thomas
  • Finlay, Frank
  • Lipman, Maureen
  • Fox, Emilia
  • Stoppard, Ed
  • Rayner, Julia
  • Meyer, Jessica Kate
  • Kilar, Wojciech
  • Szpilman, Władysław
  • R.P. Productions
  • Heritage Films (Firm : Warsaw, Poland)
  • Studio Babelsberg
  • Runteam Ltd
  • Studio Canal+
  • TVA Films (Firm)
Runtime
148
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Szpilman, Władysław
  • Jews
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Jewish musicians
  • Pianists
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [et al.] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Based on the book Śmierć miasta by Wladyslaw Szpilman
  • Features: behind-the-scenes featurette ; theatrical trailers ; television spots including Adrien Brody interview segments ; poster gallery ; photo gallery ; bonus audio track ; director's notes ; Q& A with Roman Polanski ; historical notes on the Warsaw Ghetto ; Wladyslaw Szpilman biography ; cast & crew profiles ; selection
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52316338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Lccn
00395521
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
824255050524
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
05052T
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The pianist, a Roman Polanski film ; R.P. Productions, Heritage Films, Studio Babelsberg, Runteam Ltd. with the participation of Canal+ ... [et al.] ; produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • Based on the book Śmierć miasta by Wladyslaw Szpilman
  • Features: behind-the-scenes featurette ; theatrical trailers ; television spots including Adrien Brody interview segments ; poster gallery ; photo gallery ; bonus audio track ; director's notes ; Q& A with Roman Polanski ; historical notes on the Warsaw Ghetto ; Wladyslaw Szpilman biography ; cast & crew profiles ; selection
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm52316338
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Lccn
00395521
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
824255050524
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
05052T
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Dolby digital surround, widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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