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Title The pianist [videorecording] / produced by Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay by Ronald Harwood.

Imprint [United States] : Universal, c2003.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Eureka VCR Collection  VCR1110    ---  Available
Description 1 videocassette (150 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Note Based on the book Smierc miasta by Wladyslaw Szpilman.
Credits Director of photography, Pawel Edelman ; editor, Herve de Luze ; music, Wojciech Kilar ; costume designer, Anna Sheppard ; production designer, Allan Starski.
Cast Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox, Ed Stoppard, Julia Rayner, Jessica Kate Meyer.
Summary Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis.
Audience MPAA rating: R, for violence and brief strong language.
System Details VHS, Hi-fi stereo surround sound.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Szpilman, Wladyslaw.
Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Personal narratives.
Jewish musicians -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Polanski, Roman.
Benmussa, Robert.
Sarde, Alain, 1952-
Harwood, Ronald, 1934-2020.
Brody, Adrien.
Kretschmann, Thomas, 1962-
Finlay, Frank, 1926-2016.
Lipman, Maureen, 1946-
Fox, Emilia, 1974-
Stoppard, Ed, 1974-
Rayner, Julia.
Meyer, Jessica Kate.
Edelman, Pawel, 1958-
Luze, Herve de, 1949-
Kilar, Wojciech, 1932-2013.
Sheppard, Anna.
Starski, Allan, 1943-
Szpilman, Wladyslaw. Smierc miasta.
R.P. Productions.
Heritage Films (Firm : Warsaw, Poland)
ISBN 0783278551 : $11.99.
Standard No. 096896106636
Music No. 61066 Universal

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