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Title The tree of wooden clogs [(DVD) videorecording] = L'albero degli zoccoli / Gaumont [and others] ; un film scritto e diretto da Ermanno Olmi.

Edition Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2017]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult DVD Foreign Films  ITALIAN TREE    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (186 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. stamping rda
Description digital optical monaural rda
NTSC rda
video file region 1 rda
DVD video
Motion pictures lcgft
Series The Criterion collection ; 854
Criterion collection ; 854.
System Details DVD, NTSC; region 1; full frame (4:3 presentation); Dolby digital 1.0.
Language Bergamasque with optional Italian soundtrack and optional English subtitles.
Cast Luigi Ornaghi, Francesca Moriggi, Omar Brignoli, Antonio Ferrari, Teresa Brescianini, Giuseppe Brignoli, Carlo Rota, Pasqualina Brolis, Massimo Fratus.
Credits Director of photography and editor, Ermanno Olmi ; music, J.S. Bach, performed on organ by Fernando Germani.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1978.
New 4K restoration, created in collaboration with The Film Foundation at L'Immagine Ritrovata and supervised by director Ermanno Olmi, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray.
1.37:1 aspect ratio.
Special features: new video introduction by Mike Leigh; Ermanno Olmi, the Roots of the Tree, an hourlong episode of the South Bank Show from 1981, featuring an interview with Olmi on the film and a visit to the farm where it was shot; new program featuring cast and crew discussing film at the Cinema Ritrovato film festival in Bologna, Italy, in 2016; archival interviews with Olmi; trailer; essay by film critic Deborah Young.
Summary A painterly and sensual immersion in late nineteenth-century Italian farm life that lovingly focuses on four families working for one landowner on an isolated estate in the province of Bergamo.
Contents disc 1. Feature film -- disc 2. Special features.
Subject Families -- Italy -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Farm life -- Italy -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Italy (OCoLC)fst01204565 -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Fiction films.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Foreign films, Italian.
Foreign films, Bergamasque.
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Olmi, Ermanno, 1931- film director, screenwriter, director of photography, editor of moving image work.
Ornaghi, Luigi, actor.
Moriggi, Francesca, actor.
Brignoli, Omar, actor.
Ferrari, Antonio, actor.
Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750, composer (expression)
Germani, Fernando, 1906-1998, organist.
Radiotelevisione italiana, production company.
Ital Noleggio Cinematografico, production company.
Gruppo produzione cinema (Milan, Italy), production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Container of (work): Albero degli zoccoli (Motion picture)
Container of (expression): Albero degli zoccoli (Motion picture). Italian.
ISBN 9781681432199
Standard No. 715515187619
Music No. CC2692DDVD The Criterion Collection
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