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The Resource Noel Coward's Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Written by Noel Coward, David Lean, and Anthony Havelock-Allan ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)

Noel Coward's Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Written by Noel Coward, David Lean, and Anthony Havelock-Allan ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)

Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Title
Noel Coward's Brief encounter
Statement of responsibility
produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Written by Noel Coward, David Lean, and Anthony Havelock-Allan ; Pinewood Films Ltd
Title variation
  • Brief encounter
  • David Lean's brief encounter
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. But as their affections grow stronger, they must face a difficult decision that will affect both of their lives forever
Member of
Cataloging source
PVL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
; director of photography, Robert Krasker ; film editor, Jack Harris ; music director, Muir Mathieson, conducting the National Symphony Orchestra ; piano soloist, Eileen Joyce
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English dialogue with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway, Joyce Carey, Cyril Raymond, Everly Gregg, Marjorie Mars, Margaret Barton
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1899-1973
  • 1908-1991
  • 1908-1982
  • 1916-1988
  • 1898-1993
  • -1973
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Coward, Noel
  • Lean, David
  • Havelock-Allan, Anthony
  • Johnson, Celia
  • Howard, Trevor
  • Holloway, Stanley
  • Mallory, Jay
  • Raymond, Cyril
  • Coward, Noel
  • Pinewood Studios
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
86
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
76
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Housewives
  • Railroad stations
  • Marriage
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Written by Noel Coward, David Lean, and Anthony Havelock-Allan ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Based on the play Still life by Noel Coward
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
44639285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780023420
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429150726
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
BRI140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44639285
System details
DVD ; mono. 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Noel Coward's Brief encounter, produced by Noel Coward ; directed by David Lean ; Written by Noel Coward, David Lean, and Anthony Havelock-Allan ; Pinewood Films Ltd, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1945
  • Based on the play Still life by Noel Coward
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
44639285
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (86 min.)
Isbn
9780780023420
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429150726
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
BRI140
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)44639285
System details
DVD ; mono. 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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