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The Resource Brief encounter, directed by David Lean

Brief encounter, directed by David Lean

Label
Brief encounter
Title
Brief encounter
Statement of responsibility
directed by David Lean
Title variation
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • After a chance meeting on a train platform, a married doctor and a suburban housewife enter into a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair
  • In the 1940s, the wit of playwright Noel Coward and the craft of filmmaker David Lean melded harmoniously in one of cinema's greatest writer-director collaborations
Member of
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed and adapted by David Lean
Language note
English audio
PerformerNote
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Cyril Raymond, Everly Gregg, Marjorie Mars, Margaret Barton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1973
  • 1908-1991
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coward, Noel
  • Lean, David
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Academy Award Nominations 1946
  • Romance films
  • Films for the hearing impaired
  • Feature films
Target audience
adult
Label
Brief encounter, directed by David Lean
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/682/000000000010682342.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
From the play "Still life" by Noel Coward
Carrier category
video disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 Blu-ray (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604655582
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
715515092814 [set]
Other physical details
sound, and black and white.
Publisher number
  • CC2119BD [set]
  • CC2123BD
  • Criterion collection ;
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Brief encounter, directed by David Lean
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/682/000000000010682342.gif
Publication
Note
From the play "Still life" by Noel Coward
Carrier category
video disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 Blu-ray (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604655582
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
715515092814 [set]
Other physical details
sound, and black and white.
Publisher number
  • CC2119BD [set]
  • CC2123BD
  • Criterion collection ;
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD

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