The Resource The ballad of the sad cafe, directed by Simon Callow ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Michael Hirst ; Merchant Ivory Productions in association with Film Four International, (videorecording)

The ballad of the sad cafe, directed by Simon Callow ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Michael Hirst ; Merchant Ivory Productions in association with Film Four International, (videorecording)

Label
The ballad of the sad cafe
Title
The ballad of the sad cafe
Statement of responsibility
directed by Simon Callow ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Michael Hirst ; Merchant Ivory Productions in association with Film Four International
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engfre
  • eng
Summary
Story set in a small Southern town about plain Miss Amelia and her relationship with Marvin, her spurned husband, and with Lymon, a hunchbacked dwarf who charms his way into her life
Cataloging source
CaBVa
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
English and French language tracks
PerformerNote
Vanessa Redgrave, Keith Carradine, Rod Steiger
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1949-
  • 1937-
  • 1949-
  • 1925-2002
  • 1917-1967
  • 1928-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Callow, Simon
  • Redgrave, Vanessa
  • Carradine, Keith
  • Steiger, Rod
  • McCullers, Carson
  • Albee, Edward
Runtime
101
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The ballad of the sad cafe, directed by Simon Callow ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Michael Hirst ; Merchant Ivory Productions in association with Film Four International, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story by Carson McCullers and the play by Edward Albee
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1991
  • DVD special features include: scene index, about Vanessa Redgrave, and about Rod Steiger
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
The ballad of the sad cafe, directed by Simon Callow ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; screenplay by Michael Hirst ; Merchant Ivory Productions in association with Film Four International, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the story by Carson McCullers and the play by Edward Albee
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1991
  • DVD special features include: scene index, about Vanessa Redgrave, and about Rod Steiger
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (DVD) (101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
laserdisc

Library Locations

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      49.290355 -123.136769
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