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The Resource The tales of Hoffmann, London Films presents a Powell & Pressburger production ; written, produced & directed by Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)

The tales of Hoffmann, London Films presents a Powell & Pressburger production ; written, produced & directed by Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)

Label
The tales of Hoffmann
Title
The tales of Hoffmann
Statement of responsibility
London Films presents a Powell & Pressburger production ; written, produced & directed by Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger
Title variation
Powell and Pressburger's
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A lavish screen adaptation of Jacques Offenbach's phantasmal opera. Included are performances form some of the greatest ballet dancers and opera singers ever to grace the stage or screen
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned
LC call number
ML50.O34
LC item number
T35 2005
PerformerNote
Moira Shearer, Robert Helpmann, Leonide Massine, Robert Rounseville, Ludmilla Tcherina
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1905-1990
  • 1902-1988
  • 1926-2006
  • 1909-1986
  • 1896-1979
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Powell, Michael
  • Pressburger, Emeric
  • Shearer, Moira
  • Helpmann, Robert
  • Massine, Leonide
  • Janus Films
  • Studio Canal
Runtime
127
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
317
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The tales of Hoffmann, London Films presents a Powell & Pressburger production ; written, produced & directed by Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1951
  • Special features: new, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by director Martin Scorsese and film-music historian Bruce Eder; new video interview with director George A. Romero; The Sorcerer's Apprentice (1956), a short musical film directed by Michael Powell, based on the Goethe story; rare collection of production designer Hein Heckroth's sketches and paintings; gallery of archival production and publicity photographs; original theatrical trailer; a new essay by film historian Ian Christie
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (127 min.)
Isbn
9780780021129
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429126226
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
TAL100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62103210
  • 556706
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The tales of Hoffmann, London Films presents a Powell & Pressburger production ; written, produced & directed by Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released in 1951
  • Special features: new, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by director Martin Scorsese and film-music historian Bruce Eder; new video interview with director George A. Romero; The Sorcerer's Apprentice (1956), a short musical film directed by Michael Powell, based on the Goethe story; rare collection of production designer Hein Heckroth's sketches and paintings; gallery of archival production and publicity photographs; original theatrical trailer; a new essay by film historian Ian Christie
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (127 min.)
Isbn
9780780021129
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429126226
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
TAL100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62103210
  • 556706
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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