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The Resource Brief encounter, produced by Noël Coward ; directed by David Lean, (Blu-Ray)

Brief encounter, produced by Noël Coward ; directed by David Lean, (Blu-Ray)

Label
Brief encounter
Title
Brief encounter
Statement of responsibility
produced by Noël Coward ; directed by David Lean
Title variation
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film producer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
After a chance meeting on a train platform, a married doctor and a suburban housewife enter into a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Krasker ; film editor, Jack Harris ; music director, Muir Mathieson, conducting the National Symphony Orchestra ; piano soloist, Eileen Joyce
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B75 2016
PerformerNote
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Cyril Raymond, Everly Gregg, Marjorie Mars, Margaret Barton, Valentine Dyall
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1973
  • 1908-1991
  • 1916-1988
  • 1908-1982
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coward, Noel
  • Lean, David
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Johnson, Celia
  • Coward, Noel
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
86
Series statement
The Criterion collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coward, Noel
  • Adultery
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Housewives
  • Railroad stations
Technique
live action
Label
Brief encounter, produced by Noël Coward ; directed by David Lean, (Blu-Ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play Still Life by Noel Coward. Adapted by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan (all uncredited)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • "High-definition digital transfer of the BFI National Archive's 2008 restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack."
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2000 by film historian Bruce Eder; interview from 2012 with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day; a profile of "Brief encounter," a short documentary from 2000 on the making of the films; David Lean: a self portrait, a 1971 television documentary on Lean's career; trailer; essay by historian Kevin Brownlow
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
ocn945670833
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 Blu-ray (86 min.)
Isbn
9781681431420
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515175012
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2617BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)945670833
System details
Blu-ray; mono; region A; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Brief encounter, produced by Noël Coward ; directed by David Lean, (Blu-Ray)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play Still Life by Noel Coward. Adapted by David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan (all uncredited)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • "High-definition digital transfer of the BFI National Archive's 2008 restoration, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack."
  • Full screen (1.37:1)
  • Special features: audio commentary from 2000 by film historian Bruce Eder; interview from 2012 with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day; a profile of "Brief encounter," a short documentary from 2000 on the making of the films; David Lean: a self portrait, a 1971 television documentary on Lean's career; trailer; essay by historian Kevin Brownlow
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
ocn945670833
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 Blu-ray (86 min.)
Isbn
9781681431420
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515175012
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2617BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)945670833
System details
Blu-ray; mono; region A; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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