The Resource Three sisters, an Alan Clore production, a film by Laurence Olivier ; the American Film Theatre ; British Lion ; Alan Clore Films ; producer, Jack Goldstone ; translator, Moura Budberg ; director, Laurence Olivier

Three sisters, an Alan Clore production, a film by Laurence Olivier ; the American Film Theatre ; British Lion ; Alan Clore Films ; producer, Jack Goldstone ; translator, Moura Budberg ; director, Laurence Olivier

Label
Three sisters
Title
Three sisters
Statement of responsibility
an Alan Clore production, a film by Laurence Olivier ; the American Film Theatre ; British Lion ; Alan Clore Films ; producer, Jack Goldstone ; translator, Moura Budberg ; director, Laurence Olivier
Title variation
  • Anton Chekhov's
  • 3 sisters
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nearly a thousand miles away from their beloved Moscow, three sisters live in virtual exile. Olga attemps to support her family and home that is the sole legacy from their late father. Masha finds relief from an empty marriage by being involved with a passionate young colonel. Irina wills herself to return the affections of an ardent suitor in the hope that he will whisk her off to the city. Sift through the debris of their shattered dreams on the eve of the social and political upheaval that will transform Russia forever
Cataloging source
LAS
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Geoffrey Unsworth
Intended audience
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG
PerformerNote
Alan Bates, Jeanne Watts, Joan Plowright, Louise Purnell, Laurence Olivier, Derek Jacobi, National Theatre Company of England
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2003
  • 1860-1904
  • 1907-1989
  • 1942-
  • 1914-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bates, Alan
  • Budberg, Moura
  • Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich
  • Goldstone, John
  • Jacobi, Derek
  • Olivier, Laurence
  • Plowright, Joan
  • Purnell, Louise
  • Unsworth, Geoffrey
  • Watts, Jeanne
  • Alan Clore Films (Firm)
  • American Film Theatre
  • British Lion Films
  • Kino International Corporation
  • National Theatre (Great Britain)
Runtime
192
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boredom
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Sisters
  • Russia
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Three sisters, an Alan Clore production, a film by Laurence Olivier ; the American Film Theatre ; British Lion ; Alan Clore Films ; producer, Jack Goldstone ; translator, Moura Budberg ; director, Laurence Olivier
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the play by Anton Chekhov
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
  • Special features: an interview with Alan Bates; theatrical trailer; "Anton Chekhov and Three sisters," an essay by Michael Feingold, Chief Theatre Critic, The Village Voice; The AFT cinebill for Three sisters; stills gallery; The American Film Theatre scrapbook
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 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (192 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329215408
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
K21540
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(CaOWLBI)av02035125
System details
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (1.78:1 aspect ratio)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Three sisters, an Alan Clore production, a film by Laurence Olivier ; the American Film Theatre ; British Lion ; Alan Clore Films ; producer, Jack Goldstone ; translator, Moura Budberg ; director, Laurence Olivier
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the play by Anton Chekhov
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
  • Special features: an interview with Alan Bates; theatrical trailer; "Anton Chekhov and Three sisters," an essay by Michael Feingold, Chief Theatre Critic, The Village Voice; The AFT cinebill for Three sisters; stills gallery; The American Film Theatre scrapbook
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 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (192 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329215408
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
K21540
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(CaOWLBI)av02035125
System details
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic widescreen format (1.78:1 aspect ratio)
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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