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The Resource Schindler's list, Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment production ; producers, Branko Lustig, Gerald R. Molen, Steven Spielberg ; writer, Steven Zaillian ; director, Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Schindler's list, Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment production ; producers, Branko Lustig, Gerald R. Molen, Steven Spielberg ; writer, Steven Zaillian ; director, Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)

Label
Schindler's list
Title
Schindler's list
Statement of responsibility
Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment production ; producers, Branko Lustig, Gerald R. Molen, Steven Spielberg ; writer, Steven Zaillian ; director, Steven Spielberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The story of a Catholic war profiteer, Oskar Schindler, who risked his life and went bankrupt in order to save more than 1,000 Jews from certain death in concentration camps. He employed Jews in his crockery factory manufacturing goods for the German army. At the same time he tries to stay solvent with the help of a Jewish accountant and negotiates business with a vicious Nazi commandant who enjoys shooting Jews as target practice from the balcony of his villa that overlooks the prison camp he commands
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, 1994: Best picture; best director (Spielberg); best cinematography (Kaminski); best writing, material based on another medium; best music, original score; best editing (Kahn); best art direction/set decoration.
  • Golden Globe Awards, 1994: Best picture; best director (Spielberg); best screenplay.
  • American Film Institute 100 greatest American movies: #9
  • Grammy Awards, 1994: Best instrumental composition written for a motion picture.
  • Director's Guild of America Awards, 1994: Outstanding directorial achievement, motion pictures.
  • National Film Registry, 2004.
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Janusz Kaminski ; editor, Michael Kahn ; original music, John Williams
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language, some sexuality, and actuality violence
Language note
English, French and Spanish language tracks; French and Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned in English
PerformerNote
Liam Neeson, Ben Kingsley, Ralph Fiennes, Caroline Goodall, Jonathan Sagalle, Embeth Davidtz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1943-
  • 1959-
  • 1966-
  • 1959-
  • 1935-
  • 1932-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Spielberg, Steven
  • Zaillian, Steven
  • Molen, Gerald R
  • Lustig, Branko
  • Neeson, Liam
  • Kingsley, Ben
  • Fiennes, Ralph
  • Goodall, Caroline
  • Sagalle, Jonathan
  • Davidtz, Embeth
  • Kamiński, Janusz
  • Kahn, Michael
  • Williams, John
  • Keneally, Thomas
  • Universal Pictures (Firm)
  • Amblin Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
196
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schindler, Oskar
  • Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Academy Awards (Motion pictures)
  • Golden Globe Awards
  • Grammy Awards
  • DVDs
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Schindler's list, Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment production ; producers, Branko Lustig, Gerald R. Molen, Steven Spielberg ; writer, Steven Zaillian ; director, Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993
  • Based on the book by Thomas Keneally
  • Special feature: "Voices from the list" featurette; behind "The Shoah Foundation story with Steven Spielberg" featurette; cast and filmmakers; about Oskar Schindler
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54665740
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen 1.85:1 version.
Extent
1 videodisc, double-sided, (ca. 196 min.)
Isbn
9786308308550
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192386626
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
23866
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual layer format ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.85:1) ; DTS surround (English soundtrack), Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (all soundtracks) ; region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Schindler's list, Universal Pictures presents an Amblin Entertainment production ; producers, Branko Lustig, Gerald R. Molen, Steven Spielberg ; writer, Steven Zaillian ; director, Steven Spielberg, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1993
  • Based on the book by Thomas Keneally
  • Special feature: "Voices from the list" featurette; behind "The Shoah Foundation story with Steven Spielberg" featurette; cast and filmmakers; about Oskar Schindler
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm54665740
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen 1.85:1 version.
Extent
1 videodisc, double-sided, (ca. 196 min.)
Isbn
9786308308550
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
025192386626
Other physical details
sd., b&w with col. sequences
Publisher number
23866
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, dual layer format ; anamorphic widescreen presentation (1.85:1) ; DTS surround (English soundtrack), Dolby Digital 5.1 surround (all soundtracks) ; region 1
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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