Coverart for item
The Resource Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward

Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward

Label
Brief encounter
Title
Brief encounter
Statement of responsibility
G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward
Title variation
Noël Coward's Brief encounter
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After a chance meeting on a train station, a married doctor and a suburban housewife enter into a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair
Member of
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Brief encounter (Motion picture : 1945)
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Krasker ; editor, Jack Harris ; music, Sergei Rachmaninoff
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Cyril Raymond, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Margaret Barton, Valentine Dyall, Everley Gregg, Marjorie Mars
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1991
  • 1899-1973
  • 1908-1982
  • 1916-1988
  • -1973
  • 1898-1993
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lean, David
  • Coward, Noel
  • Neame, Ronald
  • Havelock-Allan, Anthony
  • Johnson, Celia
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Raymond, Cyril
  • Holloway, Stanley
  • Carey, Joyce
  • Coward, Noel
  • Cineguild (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
86
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The Criterion collection
  • David Lean directs Noël Coward
Series volume
  • 76
  • 603
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coward, Noel
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Adultery
  • Spouses
  • Housewives
  • Suburban life
Technique
live action
Label
Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play, Still life, by Noël Coward
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with Blithe spirit, In which we serve and This happy breed
  • Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International
  • Special features: audio commentary by film scholar Bruce Elder; interview with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day; making of documentary short; David Lean: A self-portrait, a 1971 television documentary on Lean's career; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
886758
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604655636
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2128D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604655636
  • (OCoLC)781294746
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play, Still life, by Noël Coward
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with Blithe spirit, In which we serve and This happy breed
  • Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International
  • Special features: audio commentary by film scholar Bruce Elder; interview with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day; making of documentary short; David Lean: A self-portrait, a 1971 television documentary on Lean's career; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
886758
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604655636
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2128D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781604655636
  • (OCoLC)781294746
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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