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The Resource Blind chance, Studio Filmowe TOR ; Film Polski ; scenariusz i reżyseria, Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)

Blind chance, Studio Filmowe TOR ; Film Polski ; scenariusz i reżyseria, Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Blind chance
Title
Blind chance
Statement of responsibility
Studio Filmowe TOR ; Film Polski ; scenariusz i reżyseria, Krzysztof Kieślowski
Title variation
Przypadek
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • pol
  • eng
  • 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
Producer, Jacek Szeligowski ; director of photography, Krzysztof Pakulski ; music, Wojciech Kilar ; production designer, Rafał Waltenberger ; editor, Elżbieta Kurkowska ; costume design, Agnieszka Domaniecka ; guest singer, Jacek Kaczmarski
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Polish with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Bogusław Linda, Tadeusz Łomnicki, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Bogusława Pawelec, Marzena Trybała, Jacek Borkowski, Jacek Sas-Uchrynowski, Adam Ferency, Irena Byrska, Monika Goździk, Zygmunt Hübner, Jerzy Stuhr, Kazimiera Nogajówna, Stefania Iwińska, Bogdan Niewinowski, Piotr Skarga, Piotr Loretz, Jacek Kaczmarski, Maciej Maciejewski, Kazimierz Jaworksi, Mirosław Siedler
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1941-1996
  • 1927-1992
  • 1934-2009
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kieślowski, Krzysztof
  • Linda, Bogusław
  • Łomnicki, Tadeusz
  • Zapasiewicz, Zbigniew
Runtime
123
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
772
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical students
  • Poland
  • Happiness
  • Voyeurism
  • Infatuation
Technique
live action
Label
Blind chance, Studio Filmowe TOR ; Film Polski ; scenariusz i reżyseria, Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1981
  • "This is the 1981 version of the film with censored fragments restored" --Opening screens, English subtitle
  • New, restored 4k digital transfer of the original uncensored film, approved by cinematographer Krzysztof Pakulski
  • Special features: "Blind chance" unshelved (interview with Polish film critic Tadeusz Sobolewski discussing the film); Agnieszka Holland (interview with filmmaker Agnieszka Holland from 2003 discussing the film); Censored (nine sections from the film originally censored in Poland)
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
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781681430485
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
  • ocn917670519
  • (OCoLC)917670519
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.66:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Blind chance, Studio Filmowe TOR ; Film Polski ; scenariusz i reżyseria, Krzysztof Kieślowski, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1981
  • "This is the 1981 version of the film with censored fragments restored" --Opening screens, English subtitle
  • New, restored 4k digital transfer of the original uncensored film, approved by cinematographer Krzysztof Pakulski
  • Special features: "Blind chance" unshelved (interview with Polish film critic Tadeusz Sobolewski discussing the film); Agnieszka Holland (interview with filmmaker Agnieszka Holland from 2003 discussing the film); Censored (nine sections from the film originally censored in Poland)
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
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (123 min.)
Isbn
9781681430485
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
  • ocn917670519
  • (OCoLC)917670519
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.66:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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