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Uniform Title Lord of the flies (Motion picture : 1963)
Title Lord of the flies [videorecording] / Janus Films ; produced by Lewis Allen ; directed by Peter Brook.

Imprint [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [1999]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 2nd Floor  791.4372 L8838 1999    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., b&w with col. sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 43
Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 43.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
System Details DVD; Dolby digital mono; standard format (1.33:1); new restored digital image and sound.
Language Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Cast James Aubrey (Ralph), Tom Chapin (Jack), Hugh Edwards (Piggy), Roger Elwin (Roger), Tom Gaman (Simon).
Credits Director of photography, Tom Hollyman; editors, Peter Brook, Gerry Feil, Jean-Claude Lubtchansky; music, Raymond Leppard.
Note From the novel by William Golding.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963 by Two Arts/Allen-Hodgdon Productions.
Summary Thirty English schoolboys are stranded on an uncharted island at the start of the "next" war. With no adults present, they quickly turn into savages.
Note Special features: theatrical trailer; audio commentary by director Brook, producer Allen, director of photography Hollyman, and camerman/editor Gerald Feil; excerpts from the novel, read by William Golding; a deleted scene, with a reading by Golding; original production scrapbook, home movies, and outtakes; excerpts from Gerald Feil's 1972 documentary on Brook.
Subject Airplane crash survival -- Drama.
Boys -- Drama.
Castaways -- Drama.
Islands -- Drama.
Feature films.
Golding, William, 1911-1993 -- Film and video adaptations.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Subject Psychological fiction -- Videorecordings.
Regression (Psychology) -- Fiction -- Videorecordings.
Movie novels -- Videorecordings.
Added Author Brook, Peter.
Hollyman, Tom.
Leppard, Raymond.
Aubrey, James, 1947-2010
Chapin, Tom.
Edwards, Hugh, 1951-
Elwin, Roger.
Gaman, Tom.
Golding, William, 1911-1993. Lord of the flies.
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Title on disc and container: Peter Brook's lord of the flies
ISBN 0780022084
Standard No. 037429136720
Music No. LOR020 Criterion Collection
Standard No. NZ1 9293554
AU@ 000028174635

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