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The Resource Bitter rice, screenplay by Corrado Alvaro, Giuseppe De Santis, Carlo Lizzani, Carlo Musso, Ivo Perilli, Gianni Puccini ; directed by Giuseppe De Santis, (VIDEORECORDING)

Bitter rice, screenplay by Corrado Alvaro, Giuseppe De Santis, Carlo Lizzani, Carlo Musso, Ivo Perilli, Gianni Puccini ; directed by Giuseppe De Santis, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
Bitter rice
Title
Bitter rice
Statement of responsibility
screenplay by Corrado Alvaro, Giuseppe De Santis, Carlo Lizzani, Carlo Musso, Ivo Perilli, Gianni Puccini ; directed by Giuseppe De Santis
Title variation
Riso amaro
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
During planting season in Northern Italy's Po Valley, an earthy rice-field worker falls in with a small-time criminal who is planning a daring heist of the crop, as well as his femme-fatale-ish girlfriend. Both a socially conscious look at the hardships endured by underpaid field workers and a melodrama tinged with sex and violence
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Otello Martelli ; editor, Gabriele Varriale ; music, Goffredo Petrassi
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Italian, with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Vittorio Gassman, Doris Dowling, Silvana Mangano
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1895-1956
  • 1902-1994
  • 1914-1968
  • 1921-2004
  • 1930-1989
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Santis, Giuseppe
  • Alvaro, Corrado
  • Lizzani, Carlo
  • Musso, Carlo
  • Perilli, Ivo
  • Puccini, Gianni
  • Gassman, Vittorio
  • Dowling, Doris
  • Mangano, Silvana
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
109
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
792
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminals
  • Rice farming
  • Agricultural laborers
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, Italian
Technique
live action
Label
Bitter rice, screenplay by Corrado Alvaro, Giuseppe De Santis, Carlo Lizzani, Carlo Musso, Ivo Perilli, Gianni Puccini ; directed by Giuseppe De Santis, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Fullscreen (1.33:1) aspect ratio
  • DVD release of the 1949 motion picture
  • Special features: Giuseppe de Santas, a 2007 documentary by screenwriter Carlo Lizzani ; interview with Lizzani from 2003 ; trailer ; essay by critic Pasquale Iannone
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930725850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781681430928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515165211
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2567DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)930725850
System details
DVD ; fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bitter rice, screenplay by Corrado Alvaro, Giuseppe De Santis, Carlo Lizzani, Carlo Musso, Ivo Perilli, Gianni Puccini ; directed by Giuseppe De Santis, (VIDEORECORDING)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Fullscreen (1.33:1) aspect ratio
  • DVD release of the 1949 motion picture
  • Special features: Giuseppe de Santas, a 2007 documentary by screenwriter Carlo Lizzani ; interview with Lizzani from 2003 ; trailer ; essay by critic Pasquale Iannone
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn930725850
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (109 min.)
Isbn
9781681430928
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515165211
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2567DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)930725850
System details
DVD ; fullscreen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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