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The Resource Downhill racer, Paramount ; a Wildwood International Ltd. production ; written by James Salter ; produced by Richard Gregson ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (Blu-ray)

Downhill racer, Paramount ; a Wildwood International Ltd. production ; written by James Salter ; produced by Richard Gregson ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (Blu-ray)

Label
Downhill racer
Title
Downhill racer
Statement of responsibility
Paramount ; a Wildwood International Ltd. production ; written by James Salter ; produced by Richard Gregson ; directed by Michael Ritchie
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A skier desperate to win gold in the Olympics joins an American team only to find that his new coach doesn't agree with how he goes about getting it
Related
Member of
Awards note
BAFTA Film Award: Best Actor (Robert Redford), 1971.
Cataloging source
CANA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Brian Probyn ; art director, Ian Whittaker ; editor, Richard Harris ; music, Kenyon Hopkins ; production manager, Walter Coblenz
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: PG
LC call number
PN1995.9.S67
LC item number
D69 2015
PerformerNote
Robert Redford, Gene Hackman, Camilla Sparv, Karl Michael Vogler, Jim McMullan, Kathleen Crowley, Dabney Coleman, Kenneth Kirk, Oren Stevens, Jerry Dexter, Walter Stroud, Carole Carle, Rip McManus, Joe Jay Jalbert, Tom J. Kirk, Robin Hutton-Potts, Heini Schuler, Peter Rohr, Arnold Alpiger, Eddie Waldburger, Marco Walli
Runtime
102
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
494
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Downhill ski racing
  • Skiers
  • Winter Olympics
  • Coach-athlete relationships
  • Fiction films
  • Feature films
  • Downhill ski racing
  • Skiers
  • Winter Olympics
Technique
live action
Label
Downhill racer, Paramount ; a Wildwood International Ltd. production ; written by James Salter ; produced by Richard Gregson ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (Blu-ray)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • 1.85:1 aspect ratio
  • Blu-ray special edition features: Restored high-definition digital transfer, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack ; Interviews from 2009 with actor Robert Redford, screenwriter James Salter, editor Richard Harris, production manager Walter Coblenz, and former downhill skier Joe Jay Jalbert, who served as a technical adviser, ski double, and cameraman ; audio excerpts from a 1977 American Film Institute seminar with director Michael Ritchie, "How fast?" promotional featurette ; theatrical trailer ; essay by critic Todd McCarthy
Accompanying material
1 folded-out booklet (illustrations ; 16 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781681430799
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515161718
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2558BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn930792906
  • (OCoLC)930792906
System details
Blu-ray; region A; mono
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Downhill racer, Paramount ; a Wildwood International Ltd. production ; written by James Salter ; produced by Richard Gregson ; directed by Michael Ritchie, (Blu-ray)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1969
  • 1.85:1 aspect ratio
  • Blu-ray special edition features: Restored high-definition digital transfer, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack ; Interviews from 2009 with actor Robert Redford, screenwriter James Salter, editor Richard Harris, production manager Walter Coblenz, and former downhill skier Joe Jay Jalbert, who served as a technical adviser, ski double, and cameraman ; audio excerpts from a 1977 American Film Institute seminar with director Michael Ritchie, "How fast?" promotional featurette ; theatrical trailer ; essay by critic Todd McCarthy
Accompanying material
1 folded-out booklet (illustrations ; 16 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Isbn
9781681430799
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515161718
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC2558BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn930792906
  • (OCoLC)930792906
System details
Blu-ray; region A; mono
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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