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DVD video

Title The pianist / director, Roman Polanski ; producers, Roman Polanski, Robert Benmussa, Alain Sarde ; screenplay, Ronald Harwood
Edition Collectors edition
Published Australia : Universal Pictures Australasia, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'BOOL  791.4372 Szpilm Pol/Pia  AVAILABLE
Description 2 videodisc (DVD)s (149 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in
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
Notes Based on the book by Wladyslaw Szpilman
Special features: story of survival - 39 minute documentary, photo gallery, international posters, trailers, filmographies
First released as a motion picture in 2002
Colour recording system: PAL ; Region 4
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Cast Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay
Audience Rated: M 15+
Notes DVD
Subject Szpilman, Władysław -- Drama.
Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Personal narratives.
Jewish musicians -- Poland -- Warsaw -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings.
Personal narratives.
Author Polanski, Roman.
Harwood, Ronald, 1934-
Finlay, Frank, 1926-2016.
Brody, Adrien.
Sarde, Alain, 1952-
Benmussa, Robert.
Kretschmann, Thomas, 1962-
Szpilman, Władysław. Śmierć miasta
Universal Pictures (Australasia)