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The Resource Bicycle thieves : Ladri de biciclette, story by Cesare Zavattini ; screenwriters, Vittorio De Sica, Cesare Zavattini, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Gerardo Guerrieri ; director, Vittorio De Sica, (DVD videorecording)

Bicycle thieves : Ladri de biciclette, story by Cesare Zavattini ; screenwriters, Vittorio De Sica, Cesare Zavattini, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Gerardo Guerrieri ; director, Vittorio De Sica, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Bicycle thieves : Ladri de biciclette
Title
Bicycle thieves
Title remainder
Ladri de biciclette
Statement of responsibility
story by Cesare Zavattini ; screenwriters, Vittorio De Sica, Cesare Zavattini, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Gerardo Guerrieri ; director, Vittorio De Sica
Title variation
  • Ladri de biciclette
  • Bicycle thief
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
In postwar, poverty-stricken Rome, a man, hoping to support his desperate family with a new job, loses his bicycle and main means of transportation to work. With his wide-eyed young son in tow, he sets off to track down the thief
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Carlo Montuori ; editor, Eraldo Da Roma ; original music, Alessandro Cicognini
Language note
Italian or English soundtrack with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Lamberto Maggiorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carell, Gino Saltamerenda, Vittorio Antonucci, Giulio Chiari, Elena Altieri
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1974
  • 1902-1989
  • 1910-1983
  • 1939-
  • 1927-
  • 1919-
  • 1885-1968
  • 1892-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Sica, Vittorio
  • Zavattini, Cesare
  • Cecchi d'Amico, Suso
  • Guerrieri, Gerardo
  • Maggiorani, Lamberto
  • Staiola, Enzo
  • Carell, Lianella
  • Saltamerenda, Gino
  • Antonucci, Vittorio
  • Chiari, Giulio
  • Altieri, Elena
  • Montuori, Carlo
  • Cicognini, Alessandro
  • Bartolini, Luigi
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
89
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor families
  • Cycling
  • Bicycles
  • Motion pictures, Italian
  • Rome (Italy)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Bicycle thieves : Ladri de biciclette, story by Cesare Zavattini ; screenwriters, Vittorio De Sica, Cesare Zavattini, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Gerardo Guerrieri ; director, Vittorio De Sica, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Luigi Bartolini
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Special features: "Working with De Sica": a collection of new interviews with screenwriter Suso Cecchi D'Amico, actor Enzo Staiola, and film scholar Callisto Cosulich; "Life as it is": new program on the history of Italian neorealism in cinema, with scholar Mark Shiel; documentary on screenwriter and longtime Vittorio De Sica collaborator Cesare Zavattini, directed by Carlo Lizzani
Accompanying material
1 guide (75 p.).
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn213511164
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Edition
Restored, digitally transferred version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (89 min.)
Isbn
9781934121245
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515022224
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
DVD 8720-8721 CC1681D
Sound
unknown sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213511164
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bicycle thieves : Ladri de biciclette, story by Cesare Zavattini ; screenwriters, Vittorio De Sica, Cesare Zavattini, Suso Cecchi d'Amico, Gerardo Guerrieri ; director, Vittorio De Sica, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel by Luigi Bartolini
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1948
  • Special features: "Working with De Sica": a collection of new interviews with screenwriter Suso Cecchi D'Amico, actor Enzo Staiola, and film scholar Callisto Cosulich; "Life as it is": new program on the history of Italian neorealism in cinema, with scholar Mark Shiel; documentary on screenwriter and longtime Vittorio De Sica collaborator Cesare Zavattini, directed by Carlo Lizzani
Accompanying material
1 guide (75 p.).
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn213511164
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Edition
Restored, digitally transferred version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (89 min.)
Isbn
9781934121245
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515022224
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
DVD 8720-8721 CC1681D
Sound
unknown sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • videodisc
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)213511164
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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