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The Resource The white countess, Merchant Ivory Productions ; in association with Global Cinema Group and Rising Star ; Sony Pictures Classics and Shanghai Film Group Corporation present a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; screenplay by Kazuo Ishiguro ; producer, Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory

The white countess, Merchant Ivory Productions ; in association with Global Cinema Group and Rising Star ; Sony Pictures Classics and Shanghai Film Group Corporation present a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; screenplay by Kazuo Ishiguro ; producer, Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory

Label
The white countess
Title
The white countess
Statement of responsibility
Merchant Ivory Productions ; in association with Global Cinema Group and Rising Star ; Sony Pictures Classics and Shanghai Film Group Corporation present a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; screenplay by Kazuo Ishiguro ; producer, Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
A blind American diplomat develops a curious relationship with a young Russian refugee who works odd and sometimes illicit jobs to support members of her dead husband's aristocratic family
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Christopher Doyle ; editor, John David Allen ; music, Richard Robbins
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Closed-captioned with English audio and optional English or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.S87
LC item number
W4584 2006
PerformerNote
Ralph Fiennes, Natasha Richardson, Vanessa Redgrave, Lynn Redgrave, Madeleine Potter, John Wood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1954-
  • 1937-
  • 1943-2010
  • 1963-
  • 1930-2011
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ivory, James
  • Merchant, Ismail
  • Ishiguro, Kazuo
  • Fiennes, Ralph
  • Richardson, Natasha
  • Redgrave, Vanessa
  • Redgrave, Lynn
  • Potter, Madeleine
  • Wood, John
  • Merchant Ivory Productions
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Shanghai dian ying ji tuan gong si
  • VIP 3 Medienfonds
  • Global Cinema Group (Firm)
  • Rising Star (Firm)
  • Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
138
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diplomats
  • Blindness
  • Women refugees
  • Shanghai (China)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The white countess, Merchant Ivory Productions ; in association with Global Cinema Group and Rising Star ; Sony Pictures Classics and Shanghai Film Group Corporation present a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; screenplay by Kazuo Ishiguro ; producer, Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Duration stated on container: ca. 136 min
  • Special features: Behind the scenes featurette; A tribute to Ismail Merchant ; making-of; audio commentary with director James Ivory and Natasha Richardson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen -- Commentary with James Ivory and Natasha Richardson -- Behind-the-scenes featurette -- A tribute to Ismail Merchant -- Making of "The White Countess" -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby digital -- Subtitles: English, French
Control code
ocm64434345
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 138 min.)
Isbn
9781404989320
Lccn
64434345
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
043396117181
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
11718
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)64434345
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The white countess, Merchant Ivory Productions ; in association with Global Cinema Group and Rising Star ; Sony Pictures Classics and Shanghai Film Group Corporation present a VIP Medienfonds 3 production ; screenplay by Kazuo Ishiguro ; producer, Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2005
  • Duration stated on container: ca. 136 min
  • Special features: Behind the scenes featurette; A tribute to Ismail Merchant ; making-of; audio commentary with director James Ivory and Natasha Richardson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen -- Commentary with James Ivory and Natasha Richardson -- Behind-the-scenes featurette -- A tribute to Ismail Merchant -- Making of "The White Countess" -- Language: English 5.1 Dolby digital -- Subtitles: English, French
Control code
ocm64434345
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 138 min.)
Isbn
9781404989320
Lccn
64434345
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Number of discs, special features, and language options may vary by copy.
Other control number
043396117181
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
11718
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)64434345
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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