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The Resource The tin drum : Die Blechtrommel, Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; Franz Seitz Film, Bioskop Film ... [et al.] ; produced by Franz Seitz and Anatole Dauman ; directed by Volker Schlöndorff ; written by Jean-Claude Carriére, Volker Schlöndorff, Franz Seitz with the collaboration of Günter Grass, (videorecording)

The tin drum : Die Blechtrommel, Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; Franz Seitz Film, Bioskop Film ... [et al.] ; produced by Franz Seitz and Anatole Dauman ; directed by Volker Schlöndorff ; written by Jean-Claude Carriére, Volker Schlöndorff, Franz Seitz with the collaboration of Günter Grass, (videorecording)

Label
The tin drum : Die Blechtrommel
Title
The tin drum
Title remainder
Die Blechtrommel
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; Franz Seitz Film, Bioskop Film ... [et al.] ; produced by Franz Seitz and Anatole Dauman ; directed by Volker Schlöndorff ; written by Jean-Claude Carriére, Volker Schlöndorff, Franz Seitz with the collaboration of Günter Grass
Title variation
Blechtrommel
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
Summary
Bennett plays a child who decides to stop growing when he is three years old as a protest against the absurdities of the world around him
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award: Best Foreign Language Film
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Igor Luther ; art director, Nicos Perakis ; editor, Suzanne Baron ; music, Maurice Jarre
Intended audience
[MPAA rating: R.]
Language note
In German with optional English subtitles (new and improved English subtitle translation)
PerformerNote
David Bennent, Angela Winkler, Mario Adorf, Daniel Olbrychski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1927-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schlöndorff, Volker
  • Bennent, David
  • Winkler, Angela
  • Adorf, Mario
  • Olbrychski, Daniel
  • Grass, Günter
  • Jarre, Maurice
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
142
Series statement
  • Classic collection
  • Criterion collection
Series volume
234
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grass, Günter
  • Boys
  • Motion pictures, German
  • Foreign films
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
  • Germany
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The tin drum : Die Blechtrommel, Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; Franz Seitz Film, Bioskop Film ... [et al.] ; produced by Franz Seitz and Anatole Dauman ; directed by Volker Schlöndorff ; written by Jean-Claude Carriére, Volker Schlöndorff, Franz Seitz with the collaboration of Günter Grass, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (1.78:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs; new digital transfer; Dolby digital mono; remastered Dolby digital 5.1 soundtrack; Copy protected; RSDL dual-layer format
  • Based on the novel by Günter Grass
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Title from disc surface
  • The "i" in the container title "The tin drum" is represented by a child beating a drum
  • Special features: commentary; isolated music score; deleted scenes with commentary; Volker Schlöndorff remembers The tin drum montage; The platform - a rare 1987 German recording of Günter Grass reading an excerpt from his novel Die Blechtromomel; Banned in Oklahoma documentary by Gary D. Rhodes following the child pornography lawsuit involving around The tin drum; production sketches, designs and promotional art; original theatrical trailer; video interviews; statement by novelist about adapting his book to screen and a new essay by Eric Rentschler, film scholar
Accompanying material
folded leaflet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: feature film and special features -- Disc 2: special features
Control code
ocm57409294
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (142 min.)
Isbn
9780780027978
Lccn
be2005000234
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429187128
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
TIN020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADO-7448
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The tin drum : Die Blechtrommel, Janus Films and Home Vision Cinema ; Franz Seitz Film, Bioskop Film ... [et al.] ; produced by Franz Seitz and Anatole Dauman ; directed by Volker Schlöndorff ; written by Jean-Claude Carriére, Volker Schlöndorff, Franz Seitz with the collaboration of Günter Grass, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen (1.78:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs; new digital transfer; Dolby digital mono; remastered Dolby digital 5.1 soundtrack; Copy protected; RSDL dual-layer format
  • Based on the novel by Günter Grass
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Title from disc surface
  • The "i" in the container title "The tin drum" is represented by a child beating a drum
  • Special features: commentary; isolated music score; deleted scenes with commentary; Volker Schlöndorff remembers The tin drum montage; The platform - a rare 1987 German recording of Günter Grass reading an excerpt from his novel Die Blechtromomel; Banned in Oklahoma documentary by Gary D. Rhodes following the child pornography lawsuit involving around The tin drum; production sketches, designs and promotional art; original theatrical trailer; video interviews; statement by novelist about adapting his book to screen and a new essay by Eric Rentschler, film scholar
Accompanying material
folded leaflet.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
Disc 1: feature film and special features -- Disc 2: special features
Control code
ocm57409294
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (142 min.)
Isbn
9780780027978
Lccn
be2005000234
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429187128
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
TIN020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) ADO-7448
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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