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The Resource Richard Adams's Watership down, Janus Films ; Nepenthe Productions Limited presents ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Martin Rosen

Richard Adams's Watership down, Janus Films ; Nepenthe Productions Limited presents ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Martin Rosen

Label
Richard Adams's Watership down
Title
Richard Adams's Watership down
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Nepenthe Productions Limited presents ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Martin Rosen
Title variation
Watership down
Creator
Contributor
Animator
Composer
Film director
Film distributor
Film editor
Film producer
Musical director
Presenter
Production company
Screenwriter
Singer
Voice actor
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A faithful big-screen adaptation of Richard Adams's classic British dystopian novel about a community of rabbits seeking safety and happiness after their warren comes under terrible threat
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed and arranged by Angela Morley ; musical director, Marcus Dods ; incidental music by Malcolm Williamson ; "Bright eyes" composed by Mike Batt, sung by Art Garfunkel ; edited by Terry Rawlings ; animation supervisor, Philip Duncan ; animation director, Tony Guy
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: PG
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Language note
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.W378 2015
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PerformerNote
John Hurt, Richard Briers, Michael Graham-Cox, John Bennett, Ralph Richardson, Simon Cadell, Terence Rigby, Roy Kinnear, Richard O'Callaghan, Denholm Elliott, Lyn Farleigh, Mary Maddox, Zero Mostel, Harry Andrews, Hannah Gordon, Nigel Hawthorn, Clifton Jones, Derek Griffiths, Michael Hordern, Joss Ackland, Michelle Price
Runtime
92
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
748
Technique
animation
Label
Richard Adams's Watership down, Janus Films ; Nepenthe Productions Limited presents ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Martin Rosen
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Special features: New high-definition digital restoration; Passion project (new interview with writer, proudcer, and director Martin Rosen about bringing the novel to cinematic life); A movie miracle (new interview with director Guillermo del Toro about what makes the film a unique work of animation art); Defining a style (a 2005 featurette about the fllm's aesthetic); Storyboards; Trailer. Insert includes an essay by comic book writer Gerard Jones
Accompanying material
1 folded-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20377659
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9781604659566
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515137218
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2448D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn900016502
  • (OCoLC)900016502
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Richard Adams's Watership down, Janus Films ; Nepenthe Productions Limited presents ; written for the screen, produced and directed by Martin Rosen
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1978
  • Special features: New high-definition digital restoration; Passion project (new interview with writer, proudcer, and director Martin Rosen about bringing the novel to cinematic life); A movie miracle (new interview with director Guillermo del Toro about what makes the film a unique work of animation art); Defining a style (a 2005 featurette about the fllm's aesthetic); Storyboards; Trailer. Insert includes an essay by comic book writer Gerard Jones
Accompanying material
1 folded-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20377659
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9781604659566
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515137218
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
CC2448D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn900016502
  • (OCoLC)900016502
System details
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.85:1) ; stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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