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The Resource Black narcissus, written, produced, and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)

Black narcissus, written, produced, and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)

Label
Black narcissus
Title
Black narcissus
Statement of responsibility
written, produced, and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Led by the stern Sister Clodagh, a group of nuns tries to establish a convent in the Himalayas
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B533352 2010
PerformerNote
Deborah Kerr, Flora Robson, Jean Simmons, David Farrar, Sabu
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1990
  • 1902-1988
  • 1921-2007
  • 1902-1984
  • 1929-2010
  • 1907-1998
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Powell, Michael
  • Pressburger, Emeric
  • Kerr, Deborah
  • Robson, Flora
  • Simmons, Jean
  • Godden, Rumer
Runtime
101
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nuns
  • Convents
  • Himalaya Mountains
  • Godden, Rumer
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Black narcissus, written, produced, and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Rumer Godden
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Features: video introduction by French filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier; audio commentary featuring the late director Michael Powell and filmmaker Martin Scorsese; The audacious adventurer, a 2006 video piece in which Tavernier discusses Black narcissus and Powell; "A profile of 'Black narcissus'" (2000), a twenty-five-minute documentary; "Painting with light," a twenty-seven-minute documentary about Jack Cardiff's Oscar-winning cinematography on Black narcissus; original theatrical trailer; booklet featuring an essay by film critic Kent Jones
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
be2010012707
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Lccn
be2010012707
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515061117
  • 00715515061117
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1919DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1701092
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Black narcissus, written, produced, and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Rumer Godden
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1947
  • Features: video introduction by French filmmaker Bertrand Tavernier; audio commentary featuring the late director Michael Powell and filmmaker Martin Scorsese; The audacious adventurer, a 2006 video piece in which Tavernier discusses Black narcissus and Powell; "A profile of 'Black narcissus'" (2000), a twenty-five-minute documentary; "Painting with light," a twenty-seven-minute documentary about Jack Cardiff's Oscar-winning cinematography on Black narcissus; original theatrical trailer; booklet featuring an essay by film critic Kent Jones
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
be2010012707
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Lccn
be2010012707
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 715515061117
  • 00715515061117
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1919DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) 1701092
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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