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Uniform Title Violon rouge (Motion picture)
Title The red violin [videorecording] / a Lions Gate Films release of a New Line International ; Channel Four films ; Telefilm Canada presentation of a Rhombus Media/Mikado production ; a film by Franc̦ois Girard ; produced by Niv Fichman ; written by Don McKellar and François Girard ; directed by François Girard.

Imprint [United States] : Lions Gate Home Entertainment, [2003].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    L VIOL VR C40DVD    Available
Description 1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1998.
Parallel titles in French, Italian, German and Mandarin appear behind main title.
Contents Red violin -- Auction -- Private conversation -- Maestro -- Prodigy -- Tutor -- Keeping time -- Solace -- Auditions -- Early departure -- Gypsy player -- Fetid corpse -- Afflicted -- Pope foundation -- New owner -- March -- Offering -- Second opinion -- Reserves -- Organic compound -- The genesis -- Instrument of deceit -- Very special -- End credits.
Credits Director of photography, Alain Dostie ; editor, Gaëtan Huot ; music, John Corigliano ; costume designer, Renée April ; production designer, François Séguin.
Cast Carlo Cecchi, Irene Grazioli, Jean-Luc Bideau, Greta Scacchi, Jason Flemyng, Sylvia Chang, Colm Feore, Don McKellar, Samuel L. Jackson.
Summary Upon unearthing a one-of-a-kind, blood red violin, appraiser Charles Morritz uncovers the spectacular journey of the long-lost masterpiece - how it changed hands and the lives of all who touched it.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language English dialogue; with optional English and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Academy Awards, 2000: Best music, original score.
Subject Violin -- Drama.
Appraisers -- Drama.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Girard, François, 1963-
Fichman, Niv.
McKellar, Don, 1963-
Cecchi, Carlo, 1939-
Grazioli, Irene.
Bideau, Jean-Luc.
Scacchi, Greta.
Flemyng, Jason.
Zhang, Aijia, 1953-
Feore, Colm. 1958-
Jackson, Samuel L.
Dostie, Alain, 1943-
Huot, Gaëtan.
Corigliano, John, 1938-
April, Renée.
Séguin, François.
Lion's Gate Films (Los Angeles, Calif.
New Line International.
Channel Four Films (Firm)
Telefilm Canada.
Rhombus Media (Firm)
Mikado Film.
Lions Gate Home Entertainment.
Note French title: Violon rouge
Italian title: Violino rosso
ISBN 1588177653
Standard No. 031398831228
Music No. VM8312D Lions Gate Home Entertainment

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