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Title Peter Brook [videorecording] : the tightrope / Brook Productions, Cinemaundici, and ARTE France present ; a film by Simon Brook ; co-produced by Brook Productions, Simon Brook, Peter Brook, Jean-Pierre Eklou Attisso.

Publication Info. [New York] : First Run Features, [2013], c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    792.0233 PET    Available
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (87 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical surround stereo rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video rda
Note Originally produced as a documentary film in 2012.
Container mistakenly indicates the presence of closed-captions.
Special features: A balancing act (actor interviews); photo gallery; film gallery.
Credits Director of photography, Alexis Kavyrchine ; editors, Josie Miljevic, Barbara Bossuet ; music, Franck Krawczyk, Toshi Tsuchitori.
Performer Interviewee/teacher, Peter Brook ; participant, Yoshi Oida.
Summary Filmed with five hidden cameras, this documentary totally immerses viewers in the creative process behind legendary British theater director Peter Brook's work, focusing on the "Tightrope," a special exercise he has perfected over decades of experimentation and practice into a process of transformation that revitalizes the theatrical experience for actors and audiences alike.
System Details DVD; NTSC; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround and 2.0 stereo.
Language In English; with optional English, French and Spanish subtitles and optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Subject Brook, Peter, 1925-
Theatrical producers and directors -- Great Britain -- Interviews.
Theater -- Production and direction -- Psychological aspects.
Acting -- Psychological aspects.
Creation (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Brook, Peter, 1925- film producer, interviewee, teacher.
Brook, Simon, film director, film producer.
Attisso, Jean-Pierre Eklou, film producer.
Oida, Yoshi, actor.
Brook Productions, production company.
Cinemaundici (Firm), production company.
ARTE France, production company.
First-Run Features (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Tightrope [videorecording]
Standard No. 720229915977
Music No. FRF 915977D First Run Features

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