Coverart for item
The Resource Noel Coward's Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward

Noel Coward's Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward

Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Title
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Statement of responsibility
G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward
Title variation
Brief encounter
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • 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
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robert Krasker ; editor, Jack Harris ; music, Sergei Rachmaninoff
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B75 2012
PerformerNote
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Cyril Raymond, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Margaret Barton, Valentine Dyall, Everley Gregg, Marjorie Mars
Runtime
86
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The Criterion collection
Series volume
  • 76
  • 603
Technique
live action
Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Noël Coward
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International in 2008
  • Blu-ray release date: Mar. 27, 2012
  • Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with Blithe spirit, In which we serve and This happy breed
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder ; new interview about the film with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day ; documentary on the making of the film ; David Lean: a self portrait, a 1971 television documentary on Lean's career ; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604655544
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: BD 161
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2123BD
  • CC2119BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn781787623
  • (IMDb)tt0037558
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn858152806
System details
Blu-ray; high definition; (1.37:1) aspect ratio; mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter, G.C.F. presents ; Eagle-Lion Distributors Ltd. ; a Noël Coward-Cineguild production ; [adaptation, David Lean, Ronald Neame, Anthony Havelock-Allan] ; directed by David Lean ; produced by Noël Coward
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play by Noël Coward
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Restored by the BFI National Archive and Granada International in 2008
  • Blu-ray release date: Mar. 27, 2012
  • Also issued in box set: David Lean directs Noël Coward with Blithe spirit, In which we serve and This happy breed
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian Bruce Eder ; new interview about the film with Noël Coward scholar Barry Day ; documentary on the making of the film ; David Lean: a self portrait, a 1971 television documentary on Lean's career ; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9781604655544
Isbn Type
(set)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: BD 161
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2123BD
  • CC2119BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn781787623
  • (IMDb)tt0037558
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn858152806
System details
Blu-ray; high definition; (1.37:1) aspect ratio; mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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