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The Resource Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)

Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)

Label
Brief encounter
Title
Brief encounter
Statement of responsibility
produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Pinewood Films Ltd
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Member of
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written by Noel Coward, David Lean, and Anthony Havelock-Allan ; 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
PerformerNote
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Cyril Raymond, Everly Gregg, Marjorie Mars, Margaret Barton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1973
  • 1908-1991
  • 1908-1982
  • 1916-1988
  • 1905-
  • d. 1973
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coward, Noel
  • Lean, David
  • Havelock-Allan, Anthony
  • Johnson, Celia
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Holloway, Stanley
  • Mallory, Jay
  • Raymond, Cyril
  • Coward, Noel
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Pinewood Studios
  • Janus Films
Runtime
86
Series statement
Essential art house.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Suburban life
  • Love
  • Feature films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Based on the play Still life by Noel Coward
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.)
Isbn
9781604652604
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515056212
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
EAH030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00096878
  • 689938
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1945
  • Based on the play Still life by Noel Coward
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 86 min.)
Isbn
9781604652604
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515056212
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
EAH030
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • lbu00096878
  • 689938
System details
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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