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The Resource Shoot the piano player, directed by François Truffaut. --

Shoot the piano player, directed by François Truffaut. --

Label
Shoot the piano player
Title
Shoot the piano player
Statement of responsibility
directed by François Truffaut. --
Title variation
Tirez sur le pianiste
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
A former concert pianist now playing in a run-down cafe must cope with his girlfriend's notion of restoring his former fame and his brothers' involvement with gangsters
Member of
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
OFA rating: PG
Language note
French language track with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.T57
LC item number
T57 2005
PerformerNote
Charles Aznavour, Marie Dubois, Nicole Berger, Michèle Mercier, Serge Davri
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1934-1967
  • 1917-1967
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Truffaut, François
  • Aznavour, Charles
  • Dubois, Marie
  • Berger, Nicole
  • Goodis, David
Runtime
81
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
315
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Brothers
  • Gangsters
  • Pianists
  • Gangster films
  • Motion pictures, French
  • Foreign films
  • Relations entre hommes et femmes
  • Frères
  • Gangsters
  • Pianistes
  • Films de gangsters
  • Cinéma français
  • Films étrangers
  • Longs métrages
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Shoot the piano player, directed by François Truffaut. --
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVDs
  • Disc label title
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel: Down there / David Goodis
  • Widescreen version
  • Special features include: commentary, theatrical trailer, interviews, documentary excerpts, illustrated audio essay, and booklet with essay, interview, and scene selection list
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 p. : ill.). --
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. --
Extent
2 videodiscs (81 min.)
Isbn
9780780030633
Isbn Type
(v.r.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429212721
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Ownership
*
Publisher number
SHO140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1597181
  • 1071616
  • 442304
System details
DVDs Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shoot the piano player, directed by François Truffaut. --
Publication
Note
  • DVDs
  • Disc label title
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960
  • Based on the novel: Down there / David Goodis
  • Widescreen version
  • Special features include: commentary, theatrical trailer, interviews, documentary excerpts, illustrated audio essay, and booklet with essay, interview, and scene selection list
Accompanying material
1 booklet (27 p. : ill.). --
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed. --
Extent
2 videodiscs (81 min.)
Isbn
9780780030633
Isbn Type
(v.r.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429212721
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Ownership
*
Publisher number
SHO140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1597181
  • 1071616
  • 442304
System details
DVDs Dolby digital mono
Terms governing use
For home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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