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Title Paisan [videorecording] = Paisà / Janus Films ; CineCittà Luce ; produced by Roberto Rossellini with the participation of Rod Geiger ; story by Sergio Amidei with the collaboration of Fedeico Fellini, Rod Geiger, Alfred Hayes, Klaus Mann, Marcello Pagliero, Roberto Rossellini ; directed by Roberto Rossellini.

Imprint [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2010]
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
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Edition [Special ed.]
Description 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy ; [2]
The Criterion collection ; 498
The Criterion collection ; 500
Roberto Rossellini's War trilogy ; [2].
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 498.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 500.
Note Originally released as 6 individual episodes in 1946.
Special features: Video introduction by Roberto Rossellini from 1963; new video interview with Rossellini scholar Adriano Aprà; excerpts from rarely seen videotaped discussions Rossellini had in 1970 with faculty and students at Rice University about his craft; "Into the future:" a new visual essay about the War Trilogy by film scholar Tag Gallagher.
Credits Photography, Otello Martelli ; editor, Eraldo da Roma ; music, Renzo Rossellini.
Cast Carmela Sazio, Robert Van Loon, Dotts M. Johnson, Alfonso Bovino, Maria Michi, Gar Moore, Harriet White, Renzo Avanzo, Bill Tubbs, Father Vincenzo Carrella, Captain Owen Jones, Sergeant Elmer Feldman, Dale Edmonds, Achille Siviero, Robert Van Loel.
Summary Set during the liberation of Italy at the end of World War II, and taking place across the country, from Sicily to the northern Po Valley. Looks at the struggles of different cultures to communicate and of people living their everyday lives in extreme circumstances.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Language Italian or English dialogue, English subtitles.
Subject United States. Army -- Military life -- Drama.
Italy -- History -- Allied occupation, 1943-1947 -- Drama.
Italy -- Social conditions -- 1945-1976 -- Drama.
Genre/Form War films
Feature films
Added Author Rossellini, Roberto, 1906-1977.
Geiger, Rod.
Amidei, Sergio.
Fellini, Federico.
Hayes, Alfred, 1911-1985.
Mann, Klaus.
Pagliero, Marcello, 1907-1980.
Sazio, Carmela.
Van Loon, Robert.
Johnson, Dotts.
Bovino, Alfonso.
Michi, Maria.
Moore, Gar.
White, Harriet.
Avanzo, Renzo, 1911-1989.
Tubbs, William, 1909-1953.
Carrella, Vincenzo.
Jones, Owen.
Feldman, Elmer.
Edmonds, Dale.
Siviero, Achille.
Van Loel, Robert.
Rossellini, Renzo, 1908-1982.
Janus Films.
Cinecittà, s.p.a.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Paisà
ISBN 9781604652161 (set)
1604652160 (set)
Standard No. 715515051316 set
Music No. CC1844D Criterion Collection
CC1846D Criterion Collection

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