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The Resource Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)

Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)

Label
Cartesius
Title
Cartesius
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
René Descartes was known as the "Father of modern philosophy." Depicts the seventeenth-century thinker's agonized struggle to assert the primacy of reason. An intimate, psychological study of obsession and existential crisis
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Mario Montuori ; editor, Jolanda Benvenuti ; music, Mario Nascimbene
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Italian dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C37 2009
PerformerNote
Ugo Cardea, Anne Pouchie, Gabriele Banchero, Kenneth Belton, Vernon Dobtcheff, Renato Montalbano
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1982
  • 1906-1977
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rossellini, Renzo
  • Rossellini, Roberto
  • Scaffa, Luciano
  • Mariani, Marcella
  • Cardea, Ugo
  • Pouchie, Anne
  • Banchero, Gabriele
  • Belton, Kenneth
  • Dobtcheff, Vernon
  • Montalbano, Renato
  • Janus Films
  • Istituto Luce (Italy)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
162
Series statement
Eclipse Criterion Collection Firm
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Descartes, René
  • Philosophers
  • Reasoning
  • Wisdom
Technique
live action
Label
Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn297239362
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Isbn
9781604651164
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ECL064
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)297239362
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn297239362
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen version.
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Isbn
9781604651164
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
ECL064
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)297239362
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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