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The Resource Blind chance, written and directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)

Blind chance, written and directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Blind chance
Title
Blind chance
Statement of responsibility
written and directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski
Title variation
Przypadek
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • pol
  • eng
  • pol
  • 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 Witek's 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
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Krzysztof Pakulski ; music, Wojciech Kilar ; editor, Elzbieta Kurkowska
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Polish, with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.B55 2004
PerformerNote
Boguslaw Linda, Tadeusz Lomnicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-1996
  • 1927-1992
  • 1934-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kieślowski, Krzysztof
  • Linda, Bogusław
  • Łomnicki, Tadeusz
  • Zapasiewicz, Zbigniew
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
123
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
772
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical students
  • Happiness
  • Foreign films
  • Poland
Technique
live action
Label
Blind chance, written and directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1981 motion picture
  • 1.66:1 aspect ratio
  • New, restored 4k digital transfer of the original uncensored film, approved by cinematographer Krzysztof Pakulski
  • Special features: Interviews ; nine sections from the film originally censored in Poland ; interview with Polish film critic Tadeusz Sobolewski ; interview with filmmaker Agnieszka Holland from 2003 ; essay by film critic Dennis Lim ; 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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515156615
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2530D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2383848
  • (OCoLC)917670519
  • (OCoLC)ocn917670519
  • 2383848
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blind chance, written and directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • DVD release of the 1981 motion picture
  • 1.66:1 aspect ratio
  • New, restored 4k digital transfer of the original uncensored film, approved by cinematographer Krzysztof Pakulski
  • Special features: Interviews ; nine sections from the film originally censored in Poland ; interview with Polish film critic Tadeusz Sobolewski ; interview with filmmaker Agnieszka Holland from 2003 ; essay by film critic Dennis Lim ; 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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515156615
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2530D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2383848
  • (OCoLC)917670519
  • (OCoLC)ocn917670519
  • 2383848
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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