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The Resource Shoot the piano player, a film by François Truffaut, (videorecording)

Shoot the piano player, a film by François Truffaut, (videorecording)

Label
Shoot the piano player
Title
Shoot the piano player
Statement of responsibility
a film by François Truffaut
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
fre
Summary
  • Aznavour plays an antihero, playing away in a rundown Parisian cafe, pushed by an ambitious girlfriend to resume a once prominent concert career
  • Charlie is a timid café pianist who has given up his former life as a concert pianist, a career which had destroyed his marriage. However, events which he seems powerless to control force his involvement with a gang of crooks who once again cause him to be responsible for the destruction of his life
Cataloging source
AU@
Characteristic
videorecording
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Tirez sur le pianiste.
Credits note
Producer, Pierre Braunberger for Les Films de la pléiade ; screenplay, Truffaut, Marcel Moussy ; photography, Raoul Coutard ; editor, Cécile Decugis, Claudine Bouché ; music, Georges Delerue
Language note
French with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Charles Aznavour, Marie Dubois, Nicole Berger, Albert Rémy, Claude Mansard
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1917-1967
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  • Truffaut, François
  • Goodis, David
  • MK2 Productions
  • Films de la Pléiade (Firm)
Runtime
81
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  • Motion pictures
  • Foreign films
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Shoot the piano player, a film by François Truffaut, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • NTSC ONLY
  • Dual soundtracks : audio 1. French dialogue, English subtitles ; audio 2. Dubbed into English
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture : Les Films de la Pleiade, 1960
  • Based on the novel Down there, by David Goodis
  • "Special edition double-disc set" -- back cover
  • Extended play (CLV)
  • Also contains original theatrical trailer at end of film
  • From the novel Down there by David Goodis
  • Cat. no. SHO140
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc one : The film -- Disc two : the supplements
Control code
ocn893516316
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (82 min.)
Isbn
9780780030633
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)893516316
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shoot the piano player, a film by François Truffaut, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • NTSC ONLY
  • Dual soundtracks : audio 1. French dialogue, English subtitles ; audio 2. Dubbed into English
  • Title from disc label
  • Originally released as a motion picture : Les Films de la Pleiade, 1960
  • Based on the novel Down there, by David Goodis
  • "Special edition double-disc set" -- back cover
  • Extended play (CLV)
  • Also contains original theatrical trailer at end of film
  • From the novel Down there by David Goodis
  • Cat. no. SHO140
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc one : The film -- Disc two : the supplements
Control code
ocn893516316
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (82 min.)
Isbn
9780780030633
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)893516316
System details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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