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The Resource Closely watched trains : Ostře sledované vlaky, Janus Films ; Československý filmový ústav ; Ústřední půjčovna filmů v Praze ; scénář Bohumil Hrabal, Jiří Menzel ; dramaturg, Václav Nývlt ; vedouci výroby, Zdeněk Oves ; režie, Jiří Menzel ; Filmové studio Barrandov, (VIDEORECORDING)

Closely watched trains : Ostře sledované vlaky, Janus Films ; Československý filmový ústav ; Ústřední půjčovna filmů v Praze ; scénář Bohumil Hrabal, Jiří Menzel ; dramaturg, Václav Nývlt ; vedouci výroby, Zdeněk Oves ; režie, Jiří Menzel ; Filmové studio Barrandov, (VIDEORECORDING)

Label
Closely watched trains : Ostře sledované vlaky
Title
Closely watched trains
Title remainder
Ostře sledované vlaky
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Československý filmový ústav ; Ústřední půjčovna filmů v Praze ; scénář Bohumil Hrabal, Jiří Menzel ; dramaturg, Václav Nývlt ; vedouci výroby, Zdeněk Oves ; režie, Jiří Menzel ; Filmové studio Barrandov
Title variation
Closely watched trains
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Author
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Cinematographer
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • cze
  • eng
  • cze
  • cze
Summary
Comedy-drama about a young trainmaster employed in a tiny station during World War II. He becomes involved in a plot to blow up a German ammunition train, but when the plan backfires, he is forced to commit the ultimate act of courage
Member of
Awards note
Grand Prize, Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival, 1966. Oscar, Best Foreign Language Film, 1968.
Cataloging source
VSB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Ostře sledované vlaky (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography, Jaromír Šofr ; editor, Jiřini Lukesová ; music, Jiří Šust
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Czech with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Václav Neckář, Jitka Bendová, Vladimir Valenta
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1997
  • 1930-1999
  • 1943-
  • 1923-2001
  • 1939-
  • 1919-1995
  • 1914-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Menzel, Jiří
  • Oves, Zdeněk
  • Hrabal, Bohumil
  • Nývlt, Václav
  • Neckář, Václav
  • Bendová, Jitka
  • Valenta, Vladimir
  • Šofr, Jaromír
  • Sust, Jiří
  • Hrabal, Bohumil
  • Janus Films
  • Československý filmový ústav
  • Ústřední půjčovna filmů (Prague, Czech Republic)
  • Filmové studio Barrandov
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
93
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The Classic collection
Series volume
131
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hrabal, Bohumil
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Czechoslovakia
  • Railroads
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Closely watched trains : Ostře sledované vlaky, Janus Films ; Československý filmový ústav ; Ústřední půjčovna filmů v Praze ; scénář Bohumil Hrabal, Jiří Menzel ; dramaturg, Václav Nývlt ; vedouci výroby, Zdeněk Oves ; režie, Jiří Menzel ; Filmové studio Barrandov, (VIDEORECORDING)
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from opening frames (about 4:50 minutes into film) and container
  • Credits in English from booklet: Directed by Jiří Menzel ; produced by Dr. Zdeněk Oves ; screenplay by Bohumil Hrabel and Jiří Menzel from the novel by Bohumil Hrabal ; director of photography, Jaromír Šofr ; edited by Jiřini Lukesová ; music by Jiří Šust ; wardrobe by Olga Dimitrovová
  • Credits in English from Internet Movie Database: Directed by Jiří Menzel ; screenplay by Bohumil Hrabel and Jiří Menzel ; script editor, Václav Nývlt ; produced by Zdeněk Oves ; production company, Filmové studio Barrandov
  • Based on the novel by Bohumil Hrabal
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1966
  • Includes U.S. theatrical trailer in English
  • Booklet includes essay by Richard Schickel, film critic for Time and author of Matinee Idylls
Accompanying material
booklet (1 folded sheet (8 pages) : illustrations ; 19 x 50 cm folded to 19 x 13 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm48017545
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780780024564
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CLO100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48017545
System details
DVD in original 1.33:1 aspect ratio presentation; new digital transfer; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Closely watched trains : Ostře sledované vlaky, Janus Films ; Československý filmový ústav ; Ústřední půjčovna filmů v Praze ; scénář Bohumil Hrabal, Jiří Menzel ; dramaturg, Václav Nývlt ; vedouci výroby, Zdeněk Oves ; režie, Jiří Menzel ; Filmové studio Barrandov, (VIDEORECORDING)
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Title from opening frames (about 4:50 minutes into film) and container
  • Credits in English from booklet: Directed by Jiří Menzel ; produced by Dr. Zdeněk Oves ; screenplay by Bohumil Hrabel and Jiří Menzel from the novel by Bohumil Hrabal ; director of photography, Jaromír Šofr ; edited by Jiřini Lukesová ; music by Jiří Šust ; wardrobe by Olga Dimitrovová
  • Credits in English from Internet Movie Database: Directed by Jiří Menzel ; screenplay by Bohumil Hrabel and Jiří Menzel ; script editor, Václav Nývlt ; produced by Zdeněk Oves ; production company, Filmové studio Barrandov
  • Based on the novel by Bohumil Hrabal
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1966
  • Includes U.S. theatrical trailer in English
  • Booklet includes essay by Richard Schickel, film critic for Time and author of Matinee Idylls
Accompanying material
booklet (1 folded sheet (8 pages) : illustrations ; 19 x 50 cm folded to 19 x 13 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • sheet
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nb
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocm48017545
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780780024564
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CLO100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)48017545
System details
DVD in original 1.33:1 aspect ratio presentation; new digital transfer; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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