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The Resource Blind chance, Janus Films ; MK2 Diffusion ; a film by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Blind chance, Janus Films ; MK2 Diffusion ; a film by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording Blu-ray)

Label
Blind chance
Title
Blind chance
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; MK2 Diffusion ; a film by Krzysztof Kieślowski
Title variation
Przypadek
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • pol
  • eng
  • pol
Summary
A compelling drama about the difficulty of reconciling political ideals with personal happiness. This unforgettable film follows Witek, a medical student with an uncertain future in Communist Poland; the movie dramatizes Witek2s journey as a series of different possibilities, suggesting that chance rules our lives as much as choice. First suppressed and then censored by the Polish government
Member of
Cataloging source
SXP
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Wojciech Kilar ; cinematographer, Krzysztof Pakulski ; editor, Elzbieta Kurkowska
Language note
Polish dialogue; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Boguslaw Linda, Tadeusz Lomnicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Boguslawa Pawelec
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-1996
  • 1927-1992
  • 1934-2009
  • 1954-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kieślowski, Krzysztof
  • Linda, Bogusław
  • Łomnicki, Tadeusz
  • Zapasiewicz, Zbigniew
  • Pawelec, Bogusława
  • Pakulski, Krzysztof
  • Kurkowska, El̇żbieta
  • Kilar, Wojciech
  • Janus Films
  • MK2 Diffusion (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
123
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
#772
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures
  • Voyeurism
  • Infatuation
  • Medical students
  • Foreign films
  • Infatuation
  • Medical students
  • Motion pictures
  • Voyeurism
  • Poland
Technique
live action
Label
Blind chance, Janus Films ; MK2 Diffusion ; a film by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special edition features include: New, restored 4K digital transfer of the original uncensored film, approved by cinematographer Krzysztof Pakulski, with uncompresses stereo soundtrack ; New interview with Polish film critic Tadeusz Sobolewski ; Interview with filmmaker Agnieszka Holland from 2003 ; Nine sections from the film originally censored in Poland ; plus, An essay by film critic Dennis Lim and a 1993 interview about the film with director Krzysztof Kieślowski
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-Ray edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781681430478
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515156516
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2529BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2634272
  • (OCoLC)923764614
  • (OCoLC)ocn923764614
  • 2634272
System details
Blu-ray ; Stereo ; 1.66:1 aspect ratio ; region all
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Blind chance, Janus Films ; MK2 Diffusion ; a film by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording Blu-ray)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special edition features include: New, restored 4K digital transfer of the original uncensored film, approved by cinematographer Krzysztof Pakulski, with uncompresses stereo soundtrack ; New interview with Polish film critic Tadeusz Sobolewski ; Interview with filmmaker Agnieszka Holland from 2003 ; Nine sections from the film originally censored in Poland ; plus, An essay by film critic Dennis Lim and a 1993 interview about the film with director Krzysztof Kieślowski
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-Ray edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781681430478
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515156516
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2529BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2634272
  • (OCoLC)923764614
  • (OCoLC)ocn923764614
  • 2634272
System details
Blu-ray ; Stereo ; 1.66:1 aspect ratio ; region all
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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