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The Resource Bicycle thieves, un film P.D.S. - Produzioni De Sica, S.A. ; soggetto di Cesare Zavattini ; scenaggiato da Oreste Biancoli [and others] ; regia, Vittorio De Sica, (videorecording)

Bicycle thieves, un film P.D.S. - Produzioni De Sica, S.A. ; soggetto di Cesare Zavattini ; scenaggiato da Oreste Biancoli [and others] ; regia, Vittorio De Sica, (videorecording)

Label
Bicycle thieves
Title
Bicycle thieves
Statement of responsibility
un film P.D.S. - Produzioni De Sica, S.A. ; soggetto di Cesare Zavattini ; scenaggiato da Oreste Biancoli [and others] ; regia, Vittorio De Sica
Title variation
Ladri di biciclette
Contributor
Actor
Author of screenplay,
Composer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
In post-WWII poverty-stricken Rome, a man struggles to earn a living for himself and his family. When his bicycle and main means of transport is stolen, with his young son in tow, he attempts to find the thief
Member of
Awards note
Winner, Honorary Academy Award for most outstanding foreign film released in the United States in 1949 ; Winner, Best Foreign Film, 1950 Golden Globes ; Winner, Best Film from Any Source, 1950 BAFTA Awards ; Winner, 1949 National Board of Review, USA, Best Director (Vittorio de Sica), Best Film.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
In Italian or dubbed English with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
B539354 2007
PerformerNote
Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carell, Gino Saltamerenda, Vittorio Antonucci, Giulio Chiari, Elena Altieri
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1983
  • 1902-1989
  • 1885-1968
  • 1901-1974
  • 1939-
  • 1927-2000
  • 1892-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maggiorani, Lamberto
  • Zavattini, Cesare
  • Biancoli, Oreste
  • Montuori, Carlo
  • De Sica, Vittorio
  • Staiola, Enzo
  • Carell, Lianella
  • Cicognini, Alessandro
  • Bartolini, Luigi
  • Produzioni De Sica S.A
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
89
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
374
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Unemployed
  • Bicycles
  • Bicycle theft
  • Thieves
  • Fathers and sons
  • Foreign language films
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
  • Rome (Italy)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Bicycle thieves, un film P.D.S. - Produzioni De Sica, S.A. ; soggetto di Cesare Zavattini ; scenaggiato da Oreste Biancoli [and others] ; regia, Vittorio De Sica, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the novel: Ladri de biciclette by Luigi Bartolini
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
Control code
ocm77216072
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD Italian edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (89 min.)
Isbn
9781934121245
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • FOREIGN 791.4362 BICYCLE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; ADDED=1 DVD ; DIALOGUE IN ITALIAN ; [A17MD081, #2, 2@39.99, LAP/RT ]
  • DRAMA 791.4362 [FOREIGN] BICYCLE ; P ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; DIALOGUE IN ITALIAN; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0802MW125.
Other control number
715515022224
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 77216072
  • (OCoLC)77216072
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; (1:33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 1.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bicycle thieves, un film P.D.S. - Produzioni De Sica, S.A. ; soggetto di Cesare Zavattini ; scenaggiato da Oreste Biancoli [and others] ; regia, Vittorio De Sica, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Based on the novel: Ladri de biciclette by Luigi Bartolini
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
Control code
ocm77216072
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD Italian edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (89 min.)
Isbn
9781934121245
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • FOREIGN 791.4362 BICYCLE ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; ADDED=1 DVD ; DIALOGUE IN ITALIAN ; [A17MD081, #2, 2@39.99, LAP/RT ]
  • DRAMA 791.4362 [FOREIGN] BICYCLE ; P ; XX-D ; 1DVD/1AW ; DIALOGUE IN ITALIAN; CC ; D01Z ; YVN0802MW125.
Other control number
715515022224
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 77216072
  • (OCoLC)77216072
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; (1:33:1) presentation; Dolby digital 1.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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