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Title Closely watched trains [(DVD) videorecording] = Ostře sledované vlaky / Janus Films ; Československý filmový ústav ; Ústřední půjčovna filmů v Praze ; scénář Bohumil Hrabal, Jiří Menzel ; dramaturg, Václav Nývlt ; vedoucí výroby, Zdeněk Oves ; režie, Jiří Menzel ; Filmové studio Barrandov.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 2001.
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 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  CZECH CLOSEL    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet (1 folded sheet (8 pages) : illustrations ; 19 x 50 cm folded to 19 x 13 cm).
Playing Time 013300
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Series The Criterion collection ; 131
The Classic collection
Criterion collection ; 131.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
System Details DVD in original 1.33:1 aspect ratio presentation; new digital transfer; Dolby digital mono.
Language In Czech with optional English subtitles.
Note Title from container.
Cast Václav Neckář, Josef Somr, Vlastimil Brodský, Jitka Bendová, Vladimír Valenta, Alois Vachek, Ferdinand Krůta
Credits Photography, Jaromír Šofr ; editor, Jiřina Lukešová ; music, Jiří Šust.
Summary Comedy-drama about a young trainmaster employed in a tiny station during World War II. He becomes involved in a plot to blow up a German ammunition train, but when the plan backfires, he is forced to commit the ultimate act of courage.
Awards Grand Prize, Mannheim-Heidelberg International Filmfestival, 1966.
1967 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film (Czechoslovakia).
Subject Hrabal, Bohumil, 1914-1997 -- Film adaptations.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Czechoslovakia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Czechoslovakia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Railroads -- Czechoslovakia -- Employees -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Indexed Term Druhá světová válka Československa republika Činohra -- Videodiscs.
Genre Foreign films, Czech.
Foreign films.
Comedy films.
War films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
War films.
Comedy films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Czech language films.
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Menzel, Jiří, film director, screenwriter.
Oves, Zdeněk, film producer.
Hrabal, Bohumil, 1914-1997, screenwriter.
Nývlt, Václav, 1930-1999, adapter.
Somr, Josef, actor.
Brodský, Vlastimil, actor.
Vachek, Alois, 1903- actor.
Krůta, Ferdinand, 1920-1992, actor.
Neckář, Václav, 1943- actor.
Bendová, Jitka, actor.
Valenta, Vladimir, 1923-2001, actor.
Šofr, Jaromír, 1939- cinematographer.
Sust, Jiří, 1919-1995, composer (expression)
Lukešová, Jiřina, editor of moving image work.
Hrabal, Bohumil, 1914-1997. Ostře sledované vlaky.
Janus Films, production company.
Československý filmový ústav, production company.
Ústřední půjčovna filmů (Prague, Czech Republic), production company.
Filmové studio Barrandov, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Ostře sledované vlaky (Motion picture)
Note Ostře sledované vlaky
ISBN 0780024567
Standard No. 037429161524
037429161524
Music No. CLO100 Criterion Collection
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