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Zorba the Greek [videorecording] / 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her. He is taught the necessary response to life and its tragedies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC ZOR (Text) 33892100225243 Adult DVDs DVD None 03/15/2017 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9786308561078
  • ISBN: 630856107X
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (142 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Beverly Hills, CA : 20th Century Fox, c2004, c1964.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis.
Side A: feature; side B: supplemental.
Features include: commentary by Director Michael Cacoyannis; alternate introduction; "Anthony Quinn: a lust for life" as seen on Biography on the A&E network; movietone news footage; theatrical trailers; behind-the-scenes still gallery.
Formatted Contents Note:
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen -- Commentary by director Michael Cacoyannis -- Alternate introduction -- "Anthony Quinn: A lust for life" as seen on Biography on the A&E Network -- Movietone news footage -- Theatrical trailers -- Behind-the-scenes still gallery -- Language: English stereo ; English mono ; Spanish mono ; French mono -- Subtitles: English, Spanish.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; music, Mikis Theodorakis.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lila Kedrova, Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Papas, George Foundas.
Summary, etc.:
A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her. He is taught the necessary response to life and its tragedies.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Original Version Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Language : English, Spanish & French; subtitles English and Spanish.
Awards Note:
1964 winner of Academy Awards for Best Cinematography, Supporting Actress(Lila Kedrova) and Art Direction/Set Decoration.
Subject: Authors, English > Greece > Crete > Drama.
Miners > Greece > Crete > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Greece > Crete > Drama.
Interpersonal relations > Drama.
Crete (Greece) > Social life and customs > Drama.
Genre: Feature films > Great Britain.
Feature films > Greece.
Feature films > United States.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Romance fiction.

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