The Resource Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)

Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)

Label
Zorba the Greek
Title
Zorba the Greek
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis
Title variation
Michael Cacoyannis' Zorba the Greek
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards for Best Cinematography (B & W), Best Supporting Actress (Kedrova), and Best Art Direction/Set Decoration (B & W); Academy Award Nominations for Best Picture, Best Actor (Quinn), Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; music, Mikis Theodorakis
Date time place
Filmed on Crete
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English, Spanish, or French with English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Lila Kedrova, Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Pappas, Sotiris Moustakas, Anna Kyriakou, Eleni Anousaki, George Voyadjis, Takis Emmanuel, George Foundas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2001
  • 1934-2003
  • 1926-
  • 1883-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cacoyannis, Michael
  • Kedrova, Lila
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Bates, Alan
  • Papas, Irene
  • Voyagis, Yorgo
  • Foundas, George
  • Lassally, Walter
  • Kazantzakis, Nikos
  • Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation
  • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
142
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors, English
  • Miners
  • Love
  • Crete (Greece)
  • Autores ingleses
  • Mineros
Technique
live action
Label
Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1964
  • From the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis
  • Series from container
  • Side A: feature; side B: supplemental
  • Special features: commentary by Michael Cacoyannis, alternate introduction, "Anthony Quinn : A Lust for Life" A & E Network Biography, Movietone news footage, theatrical trailers, behind-the-scenes still gallery
  • Special features not rated or closed-captioned
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
  • a353301
  • ocm55977539
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 142 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115687
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55977539
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1964
  • From the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis
  • Series from container
  • Side A: feature; side B: supplemental
  • Special features: commentary by Michael Cacoyannis, alternate introduction, "Anthony Quinn : A Lust for Life" A & E Network Biography, Movietone news footage, theatrical trailers, behind-the-scenes still gallery
  • Special features not rated or closed-captioned
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
  • a353301
  • ocm55977539
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 142 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115687
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)55977539
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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