The Resource Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films and Lionsgate ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)

Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films and Lionsgate ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)

Label
Kolya
Title
Kolya
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Miramax Films and Lionsgate ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák
Title variation
Kolja
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • cze
  • fre
  • eng
  • cze
  • cze
Summary
The life of a cellist, playboy, and confirmed bachelor in late Soviet-era Prague is upended after he agrees to marry a Russian woman for money so that she isn't deported and ends up taking care of her abandoned five-year-old son Kolya
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, USA, 1997: Best foreign language film (Czech Republic)
  • Golden Globes, USA, 1997: Best foreign language film (Czech Republic)
  • Young Artist Awards, 1997: Best family feature - foreign (Czech Republic) ; Best performance in a foreign film (Andrei Chalimon)
Cataloging source
MLA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Vladimír Smutny ; editor, Alois Fišárek ; music, Ondřej Soukup ; screenplay, Zdeněk Svěrák
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
  • Czech and French with optional subtitles in English
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K668 2011
PerformerNote
Zdenek Sverak, Andrej Chalimon, Libuse Safrankova
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Svěrák, Zdeněk
  • Abraham, Eric
  • Svěrák, Jan
  • Chalimon, Andrej
  • Safránková, Libuse
  • Miramax Films
  • Biograf Jan Svěrák (Firm)
  • Portobello Pictures (Firm)
  • Pandora Cinema
  • Československá televize
  • Cinemart S.r.l
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bachelors
  • Boys
  • Stepchildren
  • Musicians
  • Prague (Czech Republic)
Technique
live action
Label
Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films and Lionsgate ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Eurimages with the participation of the French Ministry of Culture (Centre National de la Cinématographie) and support of the State Fund of the Czech Republic for Support and Development of Czech Cinematography."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features include: behind the scenes featurette
Bar code
  • 31223128949832
  • 31223128949865
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398138686
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
30574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)795820724
System details
  • DVD
  • NTSC, region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen, aspect ratio 1.66:1 (enhanced for widescreen TVs) ; Dolby digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films and Lionsgate ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Eurimages with the participation of the French Ministry of Culture (Centre National de la Cinématographie) and support of the State Fund of the Czech Republic for Support and Development of Czech Cinematography."
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1996
  • Special features include: behind the scenes featurette
Bar code
  • 31223128949832
  • 31223128949865
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 105 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398138686
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
30574
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)795820724
System details
  • DVD
  • NTSC, region 1 ; anamorphic widescreen, aspect ratio 1.66:1 (enhanced for widescreen TVs) ; Dolby digital surround sound
Video recording format
DVD

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