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The Resource 8 1/2, Corinth Films, Inc. ; produced by Angelo Rizzoli ; directed by Federico Fellini ; screenplay, Federico Fellini ... [et al.], (videorecording)

8 1/2, Corinth Films, Inc. ; produced by Angelo Rizzoli ; directed by Federico Fellini ; screenplay, Federico Fellini ... [et al.], (videorecording)

Label
8 1/2
Title
8 1/2
Statement of responsibility
Corinth Films, Inc. ; produced by Angelo Rizzoli ; directed by Federico Fellini ; screenplay, Federico Fellini ... [et al.]
Title variation
  • Eight and a half
  • Otto e mezzo
  • Federico Fellini's 8 1/2
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
A semi-autobiographical film of Fellini about a film director (Mastroianni) who finds himself creatively barren at the peak of his career. He fantasizes at a resort to get away from the pressures of wife and staff
Related
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award, Best Foreign Film, 1963
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Italian with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.E544
LC item number
E544 2001
PerformerNote
Marcello Mastroianni, Claudia Cardinale, Anouk Aimee, Sandra Milo, Rossella Falk, Barbara Steele
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1924-1996
  • 1939-
  • 1932-
  • 1926-
  • 1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fellini, Federico
  • Mastroianni, Marcello
  • Cardinale, Claudia
  • Aimée, Anouk
  • Milo, Sandra
  • Falk, Rossella
  • Steele, Barbara
Runtime
138
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
140
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
8 1/2, Corinth Films, Inc. ; produced by Angelo Rizzoli ; directed by Federico Fellini ; screenplay, Federico Fellini ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • DVD special features include: screen-specific audio essay featuring commentary by film critic and Fellini friend Gideon Bachmann and NYU professor of film Antonio Monda, introduction by Terry Gilliam, director of Brazil and 12 monkeys, theatrical trailer, Fellini, a director's notebook, a 52-minute film by Federico Fellini, Nino Rota, between cinema and concert, a 48-minute documentary about the maestro behind the music of Fellini's films, interviews with actress Sandra Milo, director Lina Wertmuller, whose career began on the set of 8 1/2, and cinematographer Vittorio storaro, who discueeses the revolutionary art of Gianni di Venanzo, rare photographs from the collection of Gideon Bachmann, gallery of behind-the-scenes and production photos
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 min.)
Isbn
9780780021990
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
037429135624
Other physical details
sd. (stereo.), b&w
Publisher number
EIG020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • pms00269782
  • (pmsc)004108922
System details
DVD, widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1), Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
8 1/2, Corinth Films, Inc. ; produced by Angelo Rizzoli ; directed by Federico Fellini ; screenplay, Federico Fellini ... [et al.], (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1963
  • DVD special features include: screen-specific audio essay featuring commentary by film critic and Fellini friend Gideon Bachmann and NYU professor of film Antonio Monda, introduction by Terry Gilliam, director of Brazil and 12 monkeys, theatrical trailer, Fellini, a director's notebook, a 52-minute film by Federico Fellini, Nino Rota, between cinema and concert, a 48-minute documentary about the maestro behind the music of Fellini's films, interviews with actress Sandra Milo, director Lina Wertmuller, whose career began on the set of 8 1/2, and cinematographer Vittorio storaro, who discueeses the revolutionary art of Gianni di Venanzo, rare photographs from the collection of Gideon Bachmann, gallery of behind-the-scenes and production photos
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 min.)
Isbn
9780780021990
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Set includes: 2 DVDs.
Other control number
037429135624
Other physical details
sd. (stereo.), b&w
Publisher number
EIG020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • pms00269782
  • (pmsc)004108922
System details
DVD, widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1), Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
laserdisc

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