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The Resource If--, Paramount ; a Memorial Enterprises film ; director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; screenplay by David Sherwin ; produced by Michael Medwin and Lindsay Anderson ; directed by Lindsay Anderson

If--, Paramount ; a Memorial Enterprises film ; director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; screenplay by David Sherwin ; produced by Michael Medwin and Lindsay Anderson ; directed by Lindsay Anderson

Label
If--
Title
If--
Statement of responsibility
Paramount ; a Memorial Enterprises film ; director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; screenplay by David Sherwin ; produced by Michael Medwin and Lindsay Anderson ; directed by Lindsay Anderson
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Author
Cinematographer
Composer
Conductor
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In late 1960s England, Mick Travis and his school chums trump authority at every turn at their boarding school. He finally emerges as violent savior against the draconian games of one-upmanship played by both students and the powers that be
Member of
Awards note
  • If..: Cannes Film Festival's Grand Prix du Festival International du Film (Golden Palm)
  • Thursday's Children: Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subjects)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
If-- (Motion picture : 1968)
Credits note
Production designed by Jocelyn Herbert ; editor, David Gladwell ; music composed and conducted by Marc Wilkinson
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
In English, with optional subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1995.9.S253
LC item number
I3 2007
PerformerNote
Malcolm McDowell, David Wood, Richard Warwick, Robert Swann, Christine Noonan, Peter Jeffrey, Arthur Lowe, Mona Washbourne, Geoffrey Chater, Anthony Nicholls, Graham Crowden, Charles Lloyd Pack
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-2015
  • 1942-2018
  • 1923-
  • 1923-1994
  • 1943-
  • 1944-
  • 1945-1997
  • 1945-2006
  • 1929-1999
  • 1915-1982
  • 1903-1988
  • 1921-
  • 1907-1977
  • 1902-1983
  • 1929-
  • 1942-2018
  • 1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ondříček, Miroslav
  • Sherwin, David
  • Medwin, Michael
  • Anderson, Lindsay
  • McDowell, Malcolm
  • Wood, David
  • Warwick, Richard
  • Swann, Robert
  • Noonan, Christine
  • Jeffrey, Peter
  • Lowe, Arthur
  • Washbourne, Mona
  • Chater, Geoffrey
  • Nicholls, Anthony
  • Crowden, Graham
  • Lloyd Pack, Charles
  • Wilkinson, Marc
  • Sherwin, David
  • Howlett, John
  • Paramount Pictures Corporation
  • Memorial Enterprises
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
112
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
391
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenage boys
  • Boarding schools
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Dissenters
  • Revolutions
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Boarding schools
  • Dissenters
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Revolutions
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Teenage boys
  • England
  • Teenagers
  • Boys
  • Private schools
  • Teacher-student relationship
  • Dissenters
  • Revolutions
  • Nineteen sixties
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
If--, Paramount ; a Memorial Enterprises film ; director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; screenplay by David Sherwin ; produced by Michael Medwin and Lindsay Anderson ; directed by Lindsay Anderson
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • From the original script "Crusaders" by David Sherwin and John Howlett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968 [1969 on container]
  • Special features: Disc 1: New, restored high-definition digital transfer, approved by director of photography Miroslav Ondříček and assistant editor Ian Rakoff; audio commentary featuring film critic and historian David Robinson and actor Malcolm McDowell. Disc 2: A 2003 episode from the Scottish TV series "Cast and crew," featuring McDowell, Ondříček, Rakoff, director's assistant Stephen Frears, producer Michael Medwin, and screenwriter David Sherwin; new video interview with actor Graham Crowden; "Thursday's children" (1954), an Academy Award-winning documentary about a school for deaf children, directed by Anderson and Guy Brenton and narrated by Richard Burton ; plus, a booklet featuring pieces by critic David Ehrenstein, screenwriter David Sherwin, and director Lindsay Anderson
Accompanying material
1 booklet (28 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. The film (112 min.) -- Disc 2. The supplements
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Special ed. double-disc set; widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781934121603
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CC1699D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122942656
  • (OCoLC)ocn122942656
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 1.66:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
EIAJ (1/2 in., reel)
Label
If--, Paramount ; a Memorial Enterprises film ; director of photography, Miroslav Ondricek ; screenplay by David Sherwin ; produced by Michael Medwin and Lindsay Anderson ; directed by Lindsay Anderson
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • From the original script "Crusaders" by David Sherwin and John Howlett
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1968 [1969 on container]
  • Special features: Disc 1: New, restored high-definition digital transfer, approved by director of photography Miroslav Ondříček and assistant editor Ian Rakoff; audio commentary featuring film critic and historian David Robinson and actor Malcolm McDowell. Disc 2: A 2003 episode from the Scottish TV series "Cast and crew," featuring McDowell, Ondříček, Rakoff, director's assistant Stephen Frears, producer Michael Medwin, and screenwriter David Sherwin; new video interview with actor Graham Crowden; "Thursday's children" (1954), an Academy Award-winning documentary about a school for deaf children, directed by Anderson and Guy Brenton and narrated by Richard Burton ; plus, a booklet featuring pieces by critic David Ehrenstein, screenwriter David Sherwin, and director Lindsay Anderson
Accompanying material
1 booklet (28 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
  • videodisc
  • volume
Carrier category code
  • vd
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • two-dimensional moving image
  • text
Content type code
  • tdi
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. The film (112 min.) -- Disc 2. The supplements
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Edition
Special ed. double-disc set; widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9781934121603
Media category
  • video
  • unmediated
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
  • n
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CC1699D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)122942656
  • (OCoLC)ocn122942656
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; 1.66:1 aspect ratio, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
EIAJ (1/2 in., reel)

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