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The Resource Le notti bianche : White nights, sogetto e sceneggiatura, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Luchino Visconti ; un film CI. AS. s.r.l. ; prodotto da Franco Cristaldi, per la Vides ; regia di Luchino Visconti

Le notti bianche : White nights, sogetto e sceneggiatura, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Luchino Visconti ; un film CI. AS. s.r.l. ; prodotto da Franco Cristaldi, per la Vides ; regia di Luchino Visconti

Label
Le notti bianche : White nights
Title
Le notti bianche
Title remainder
White nights
Statement of responsibility
sogetto e sceneggiatura, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Luchino Visconti ; un film CI. AS. s.r.l. ; prodotto da Franco Cristaldi, per la Vides ; regia di Luchino Visconti
Title variation
  • White nights
  • Luchino Visconti's Le notti bianche
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
A chance encounter on a canal bridge results in a series of twilight rendezvous between a lonely man and a sheltered woman haunted by a lover's promise
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Costumes, Piero Tosi ; editing, Mario Serandrei ; director of photography, Giuseppe Rotunno ; music by Nino Rota
Language note
In Italian, with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Maria Schell, Marcello Mastroianni, Jean Marais, Clara Calamai
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1976
  • 1911-1979
  • 1926-2005
  • 1924-1996
  • 1913-1998
  • 1909-1998
  • 1821-1881
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Visconti, Luchino
  • Rota, Nino
  • Schell, Maria
  • Mastroianni, Marcello
  • Marais, Jean
  • Calamai, Clara
  • Cecchi d'Amico, Suso
  • Delli Colli, Laura
  • Miccichè, Lino
  • Rotunno, Giuseppe
  • Tosi, Piero
  • Smith, T. Ryder
  • Nowell-Smith, Geoffrey
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor
  • Cinematografica Associati (Firm)
  • Vides-Film (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
101
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
296
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Love
Technique
live action
Label
Le notti bianche : White nights, sogetto e sceneggiatura, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Luchino Visconti ; un film CI. AS. s.r.l. ; prodotto da Franco Cristaldi, per la Vides ; regia di Luchino Visconti
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the short story: Belye nochi / by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Special features: "Visconti's collaborators" (video interviews with screenwriter Suso Cecchi D'Amico, film critic Laura Delli Colli, film critic Lino Micciche, cinematographer Giuseppe Rotunno, & costume designer Piero Tosi about the production of the film ; in Italian with English subtitles, 2003, 17 min.); silent screen tests (Marcello Mastroianni, 2 min.; Maria Schell, 2 min.; Marcello Mastroianni & Maria Schell, 1 min.); recorded reading of Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "White nights" by T. Ryder Smith (playable on DVD players, or downloadable as MP3 files for computers with a DVD-ROM drive ; in English, 114 min.); original theatrical trailer
  • Program notes on container insert include an essay by film scholar Geoffrey Nowell-Smith
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Disc label
  • Videorecording
Accompanying material
1 folded insert (unpaged : illustrations ; 18 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special Features: A collection of interviews ; new audio recording of Dostoyevsky's "White nights" also downlodable as an MP3 ; rare screen test of Mastroianni and Schell ; original theatrical trailer ; an essay by film scholar Geoffrey Nowell-Smith
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780780030114
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429207826
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
NOT020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60629973
  • ocm60629973
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le notti bianche : White nights, sogetto e sceneggiatura, Suso Cecchi D'Amico, Luchino Visconti ; un film CI. AS. s.r.l. ; prodotto da Franco Cristaldi, per la Vides ; regia di Luchino Visconti
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1957
  • Based on the short story: Belye nochi / by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Special features: "Visconti's collaborators" (video interviews with screenwriter Suso Cecchi D'Amico, film critic Laura Delli Colli, film critic Lino Micciche, cinematographer Giuseppe Rotunno, & costume designer Piero Tosi about the production of the film ; in Italian with English subtitles, 2003, 17 min.); silent screen tests (Marcello Mastroianni, 2 min.; Maria Schell, 2 min.; Marcello Mastroianni & Maria Schell, 1 min.); recorded reading of Fyodor Dostoyevsky's "White nights" by T. Ryder Smith (playable on DVD players, or downloadable as MP3 files for computers with a DVD-ROM drive ; in English, 114 min.); original theatrical trailer
  • Program notes on container insert include an essay by film scholar Geoffrey Nowell-Smith
  • "Enhanced for 16:9 televisions"--Disc label
  • Videorecording
Accompanying material
1 folded insert (unpaged : illustrations ; 18 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special Features: A collection of interviews ; new audio recording of Dostoyevsky's "White nights" also downlodable as an MP3 ; rare screen test of Mastroianni and Schell ; original theatrical trailer ; an essay by film scholar Geoffrey Nowell-Smith
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9780780030114
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429207826
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
  • metal
  • plastic
Publisher number
NOT020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)60629973
  • ocm60629973
  • OCoLC
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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