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The Resource Man on wire, Discovery Films, BBC Storyville, and the UK Film Council present ; a Wall to Wall production, in association with Red Box Films, (DVD)

Man on wire, Discovery Films, BBC Storyville, and the UK Film Council present ; a Wall to Wall production, in association with Red Box Films, (DVD)

Label
Man on wire
Title
Man on wire
Statement of responsibility
Discovery Films, BBC Storyville, and the UK Film Council present ; a Wall to Wall production, in association with Red Box Films
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A look at the high-wire walk made by Philippe Petit in 1974 between the World Trade Center's Twin Towers in New York City, and how it is still considered one of history's most artistic crimes
Awards note
Academy Award for Documentary Feature, 2008.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced by Simon Chinn ; music by Michael Nyman, J. Ralph ; directed by James Marsh
Intended audience
Rating: PG-13; for some sexuality and nudity, and drug references
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English or French dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Philippe Petit
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1963-
  • 1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marsh, James
  • Chinn, Simon
  • Petit, Philippe
  • Discovery Films
  • BBC Storyville (Firm)
  • UK Film Council
Runtime
94
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Petit, Philippe
  • World Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001)
  • Aerialists
  • Tightrope walking
  • Documentary films
Technique
live action
Label
Man on wire, Discovery Films, BBC Storyville, and the UK Film Council present ; a Wall to Wall production, in association with Red Box Films, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features (43 min.): "Philippe Petit - Sydney, 1973" short film (20 min.); "An interview with Philippe Petit" (13 min.); "The man who walked between the Towers" animated film (c2005, 10 min.)
  • Based on the memoir: To reach the clouds / by Philippe Petit
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn252904015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001564
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
10156
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252904015
  • a843643
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; widescreen format (1.78:1) ;Dolby digital 5.1 or Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Man on wire, Discovery Films, BBC Storyville, and the UK Film Council present ; a Wall to Wall production, in association with Red Box Films, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Special features (43 min.): "Philippe Petit - Sydney, 1973" short film (20 min.); "An interview with Philippe Petit" (13 min.); "The man who walked between the Towers" animated film (c2005, 10 min.)
  • Based on the memoir: To reach the clouds / by Philippe Petit
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn252904015
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
876964001564
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
10156
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252904015
  • a843643
System details
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; widescreen format (1.78:1) ;Dolby digital 5.1 or Dolby digital 2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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