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The Resource Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)

Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)

Label
Cartesius
Title
Cartesius
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ita
  • eng
  • ita
  • ita
Summary
René Descartes was known as the "Father of modern philosophy." Depicts the seventeenth-century thinker's agonized struggle to assert the primacy of reason. An intimate, psychological study of obsession and existential crisis
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Mario Montuori ; editor, Jolanda Benvenuti ; music, Mario Nascimbene
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Italian dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C37 2008
PerformerNote
Ugo Cardea, Anne Pouchie, Gabriele Banchero, Kenneth Belton, Vernon Dobtcheff, Renato Montalbano
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1908-1982
  • 1906-1977
  • 1934-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Montuori, Mario
  • Benvenuti, Jolanda
  • Nascimbene, Mario
  • Rossellini, Renzo
  • Rossellini, Roberto
  • Scaffa, Luciano
  • Mariani, Marcella
  • Cardea, Ugo
  • Pouchie, Anne
  • Banchero, Gabriele
  • Belton, Kenneth
  • Dobtcheff, Vernon
  • Montalbano, Renato
  • Janus Films
  • Istituto Luce (Italy)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
162
Series statement
Eclipse Criterion Collection Firm. Series 14, Rossellini's history films, Renaissance and Enlightenment
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Descartes, René
  • Philosophers
  • Reasoning
  • Wisdom
Technique
live action
Label
Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
Bar code
  • 31223127004423
  • 31223127004407
  • 31223127004415
  • 31223127004431
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Isbn
9781604651119
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ECL064
  • ECL061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)297239362
System details
DVD; full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cartesius, Janus Films ; Istituto Luce (Roma) ; producer, Renzo Rossellini ; screenplay and dialogue by Roberto Rossellini, Luciano Scaffa, Marcella Mariani ; director, Roberto Rossellini, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
Bar code
  • 31223127004423
  • 31223127004407
  • 31223127004415
  • 31223127004431
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (162 min.)
Isbn
9781604651119
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ECL064
  • ECL061
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)297239362
System details
DVD; full screen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono; NTSC, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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