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The River [videorecording] / Oriental International Films, Inc. ; director, Jean Renoir.

Available copies

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

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

The film eloquently contrasts the growing pains of three young women with the immutability of the holy Bengal River in India, around which their daily lives unfold.
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 RIV (Text) 33892004097375 Adult DVDs DVD None 06/02/2005 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0780029623
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Janus Films : [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Adapted from the novel by Rumer Godden.
Special features: New high-definition digital transfer from the 2004 film restoration; Introduction to the film by Jean Renoir; New video interview with Martin Scorsese; 2000 audio interview with producer Ken McEldowney; 1995 'Rumer Godden: An Indian Afffair' BBC documentary; Essays by film scholars Ian Christie and Alexander Sesonske; Stills gallery; Original theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Claude Renoir.
Participant or Performer Note:
Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight, Adrienne Corri.
Summary, etc.:
The film eloquently contrasts the growing pains of three young women with the immutability of the holy Bengal River in India, around which their daily lives unfold.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
Closed-captioned.
Subject: India > Social conditions > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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