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The Resource The small back room, Canal+ Image UK ; Janus Films ; London Films present ; a production of the Archers ; written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (videorecording)

The small back room, Canal+ Image UK ; Janus Films ; London Films present ; a production of the Archers ; written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (videorecording)

Label
The small back room
Title
The small back room
Statement of responsibility
Canal+ Image UK ; Janus Films ; London Films present ; a production of the Archers ; written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Details the professional and personal travails of a troubled, alcoholic research scientist and military bomb-disposal expert who, while struggling through a relationship with his girlfriend, is hired by the government to advise on a German weapon
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Small back room (Motion picture : 1949)
Credits note
Director of photography, Christopher Challis ; editor, Clifford Turner ; music, Brian Easdale
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S63 2008
PerformerNote
David Farrar, Kathleen Byron, Jack Hawkins, Leslie Banks, Michael Gough, Cyril Cusack
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1995
  • 1921-2009
  • 1910-1973
  • 1910-1993
  • 1890-1952
  • 1917-
  • 1905-1990
  • 1902-1988
  • 1908-1970
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Farrar, David
  • Byron, Kathleen
  • Hawkins, Jack
  • Cusack, Cyril
  • Banks, Leslie
  • Gough, Michael
  • Powell, Michael
  • Pressburger, Emeric
  • Easdale, Brian
  • Balchin, Nigel
  • London Films
  • Archers (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
441
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Ordnance disposal units
  • Amputees
  • Feature films
  • War films
  • Film adaptations
  • Foreign films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The small back room, Canal+ Image UK ; Janus Films ; London Films present ; a production of the Archers ; written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from a novel by Nigel Balchin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special edition features: audio commentary by Charles Barr; video interview with Chris Challis; excerpts from Michael Powell's audio dictations for his autobiography; in booklet (container insert): essay, "Whiskey galore!" / by Nick James
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([14] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn232337720
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; aspect ratio 1.33.1 fullscreen
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781604650563
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515031226
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1762D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)232337720
System details
DVD; aspect ratio 1.33.1 ; Dolby digital, mono; high definition; NTSC, Region 1 encoding; dual layer format; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The small back room, Canal+ Image UK ; Janus Films ; London Films present ; a production of the Archers ; written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from a novel by Nigel Balchin
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1949
  • Special edition features: audio commentary by Charles Barr; video interview with Chris Challis; excerpts from Michael Powell's audio dictations for his autobiography; in booklet (container insert): essay, "Whiskey galore!" / by Nick James
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([14] p. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn232337720
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. ; aspect ratio 1.33.1 fullscreen
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9781604650563
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515031226
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1762D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)232337720
System details
DVD; aspect ratio 1.33.1 ; Dolby digital, mono; high definition; NTSC, Region 1 encoding; dual layer format; copy protected
Video recording format
DVD

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