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The Resource A special day, Janus Films ; Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia ; produced by Carlo Ponti ; written by Ettore Scola, Ruggero Maccari ; directed by Ettore Scola, (videorecording)

A special day, Janus Films ; Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia ; produced by Carlo Ponti ; written by Ettore Scola, Ruggero Maccari ; directed by Ettore Scola, (videorecording)

Label
A special day
Title
A special day
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia ; produced by Carlo Ponti ; written by Ettore Scola, Ruggero Maccari ; directed by Ettore Scola
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
On the day of a huge rally celebrating Hitler's visit to Rome, which underscored the infamous alliance between the Nazis and Mussolini's fascist regime, a brief encounter between a weary housewife and a radio announcer unfolds into an intimate drama
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Pasqualino De Santis ; music, Armando Trovajoli ; editor, Raimondo Crociani ; production and set design, Luciano Ricceri ; costume design, Enrico Sabbatini
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Italian audio; English subtitles
PerformerNote
Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, John Vernon, Francıoise Berd
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1931-
  • 1934-
  • 1924-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Scola, Ettore
  • Loren, Sophia
  • Mastroianni, Marcello
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
778
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fascism
  • Gays
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, Italian
  • Feature films
  • Italy
  • Italy
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
A special day, Janus Films ; Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia ; produced by Carlo Ponti ; written by Ettore Scola, Ruggero Maccari ; directed by Ettore Scola, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised by director, uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray; New interviews with director and actor; Two 1977 episodes of The Dick Cavett Show ; Trailer; New English subtitle translation; An essay by critic Deborah Young
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 minutes)
Isbn
9781681430577
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515158817
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
CC2539D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00291426
  • lba90117923
  • 270828
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A special day, Janus Films ; Centro Sperimentale Di Cinematografia ; produced by Carlo Ponti ; written by Ettore Scola, Ruggero Maccari ; directed by Ettore Scola, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Widescreen (1.85:1)
  • Special features: New, restored 4K digital transfer, supervised by director, uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray; New interviews with director and actor; Two 1977 episodes of The Dick Cavett Show ; Trailer; New English subtitle translation; An essay by critic Deborah Young
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 minutes)
Isbn
9781681430577
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515158817
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
CC2539D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00291426
  • lba90117923
  • 270828
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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