The Resource The bicycle thief, De Sica Production Company ; Corinth Films

The bicycle thief, De Sica Production Company ; Corinth Films

Label
The bicycle thief
Title
The bicycle thief
Statement of responsibility
De Sica Production Company ; Corinth Films
Title variation
  • Bicycle thief
  • Vittorio De Sica's Bicycle thief
Creator
Contributor
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
Summary
An unemployed man gets work for which his bicycle is essential. Its theft and the man's desperate attempt to recover it evoke a story of deep poignancy
Awards note
Academy Award, 1949: Best foreign language film.
Cataloging source
VFL
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Ladri di biciclette (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematography, Carlo Montuori ; art director, Antonio Traverso ; editor, Eraldo Da Roma ; music, Alessandro Cicognini ; conductor, Willy Ferrero ; producer/director, Vittorio de Sica ; screenplay, Cesare Zavattini
Language note
Italian dialogue; English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B53 1988
PerformerNote
Lamberto Maggorani, Enzo Staiola, Lianella Carnel, Giulio Chiari, Gino Saltamarenda, Vittorio Antonucci
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1901-1974
  • 1902-
  • 1910-1983
  • 1939-
  • 1892-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Sica, Vittorio
  • Zavatinni, Cesare
  • Cicognini, Alessandro
  • Maggiorani, Lamberto
  • Carnel, Lianella
  • Staiola, Enzo
  • Montuori, Carlo
  • Bartolini, Luigi
  • Produzioni De Sica S.A
  • Corinth Films
Runtime
90
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Realism in motion pictures
  • Motion pictures, Italian
  • Italian fiction
  • Feature films
  • Italian fiction
  • Motion pictures, Italian
  • Realism in motion pictures
Technique
live action
Label
The bicycle thief, De Sica Production Company ; Corinth Films
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A foreign film (Italy)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1948
  • Based on the novel by Luigi Bartolini
  • Academy Award winner in 1949 for most outstanding foreign language film
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1236 VHS
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22338423
  • (OCoLC)ocm22338423
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The bicycle thief, De Sica Production Company ; Corinth Films
Publication
Note
  • A foreign film (Italy)
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1948
  • Based on the novel by Luigi Bartolini
  • Academy Award winner in 1949 for most outstanding foreign language film
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (90 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
1236 VHS
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22338423
  • (OCoLC)ocm22338423
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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