The Resource The balcony, Walter Reade-Sterling, Inc. and Allen-Hodgdon Productions present ; screenplay by Ben Maddow ; produced by Joseph Strick and Ben Maddow ; directed by Joseph Strick, (videorecording)

The balcony, Walter Reade-Sterling, Inc. and Allen-Hodgdon Productions present ; screenplay by Ben Maddow ; produced by Joseph Strick and Ben Maddow ; directed by Joseph Strick, (videorecording)

Label
The balcony
Title
The balcony
Statement of responsibility
Walter Reade-Sterling, Inc. and Allen-Hodgdon Productions present ; screenplay by Ben Maddow ; produced by Joseph Strick and Ben Maddow ; directed by Joseph Strick
Title variation
Jean Genet's The balcony
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a brothel of illusion the customers take over real power during a revolution. Madame Irma (Shelley Winters) runs the 'house of illusion' where ordinary people play out their dreams. Outside, a real revolution is in progress. For the Police Chief (Peter Falk), the brothel is the rallying point from which he can suppress the revolution. Roger (Leonard Nimoy), leader of the revolution, seeks refuge in the brothel, where he poses as his opponent, the Chief of Police
Cataloging source
KCK
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, George Folsey ; editor, Chester W. Schaeffer
Intended audience
Not rated
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B34 2000
PerformerNote
Shelley Winters, Peter Falk, Lee Grant, Leonard Nimoy, Peter Brocco, Jeff Corey, Ruby Dee, Arnette Jens, Joyce Jameson, Kent Smith
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1992
  • 1923-2010
  • 1927-2011
  • 1929-
  • 1910-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Maddow, Ben
  • Strick, Joseph
  • Winters, Shelley
  • Falk, Peter
  • Grant, Lee
  • Nimoy, Leonard
  • Genet, Jean
  • Walter Reade-Sterling, Inc
  • Allen-Hodgdon Productions
  • Mystic Fire Video, Inc
  • City Film Corporation
  • Laser Film Corp
  • Image Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
84
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
The balcony, Walter Reade-Sterling, Inc. and Allen-Hodgdon Productions present ; screenplay by Ben Maddow ; produced by Joseph Strick and Ben Maddow ; directed by Joseph Strick, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1963 by City Film Corp
  • "Program content: copyright 1963 Laser Film Corp."--Container
  • Based on the play The Balcony by Jean Genet as translated by Bernard Frechtman
Bar code
31223800477417
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
014381950939
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ID9509RL
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
The balcony, Walter Reade-Sterling, Inc. and Allen-Hodgdon Productions present ; screenplay by Ben Maddow ; produced by Joseph Strick and Ben Maddow ; directed by Joseph Strick, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1963 by City Film Corp
  • "Program content: copyright 1963 Laser Film Corp."--Container
  • Based on the play The Balcony by Jean Genet as translated by Bernard Frechtman
Bar code
31223800477417
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier category code
  • vf
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (84 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
014381950939
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ID9509RL
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS format
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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