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The Resource Bataille du rail : The battle of the rail, Résisance-Fer et Ciné-Union présentent un film de René Clément ; une production de la Coopérative Générale du Cinéma Français ; scénario de René Clément ; dialogues de Colette Audry ; directeur de production, Pierre Corti

Bataille du rail : The battle of the rail, Résisance-Fer et Ciné-Union présentent un film de René Clément ; une production de la Coopérative Générale du Cinéma Français ; scénario de René Clément ; dialogues de Colette Audry ; directeur de production, Pierre Corti

Label
Bataille du rail : The battle of the rail
Title
Bataille du rail
Title remainder
The battle of the rail
Statement of responsibility
Résisance-Fer et Ciné-Union présentent un film de René Clément ; une production de la Coopérative Générale du Cinéma Français ; scénario de René Clément ; dialogues de Colette Audry ; directeur de production, Pierre Corti
Title variation
  • Battle of the rail
  • Battle of the rails
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
During the occupation of France by Nazi Germany, French railway workers bravely battled the Nazis on many fronts, from transporting forbidden mail to committing acts of sabotage. They became an invaluable part of the French resistance
Member of
Awards note
French Film Critics Prize for Best Film ; Cannes International Film Festival, Special Jury Prize for Best Director.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Cinematography, Henri Alekan ; editor, Jacques Desagneaux ; music, Yves Baudrier
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In the original French with opening summary in English with English subtitles
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1995.9.W3
LC item number
  • .B3817 2006
  • B3835554 2006
PerformerNote
Marcel Barnault, Jean Clarieux, Jean Daurand, Tony Laurent, Lucien Desagneaux, Francois Joux, Pierre Latour
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-1996
  • 1901-1981
  • 1909-2001
  • 1906-1988
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Clément, René
  • Barnault, Marcel
  • Clarieux, Jean
  • Daurand, Jean
  • Laurent, Tony
  • Desagneaux, Lucien
  • Alekan, Henri
  • Desagneaux, Jacques
  • Baudrier, Yves
  • Facets Video (Firm)
Runtime
85
Series statement
Battlelines: WWII in Europe
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railroads
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
  • German Occupation of France (1940-1945)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Railroads
  • Underground movements, War
  • France
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Bataille du rail : The battle of the rail, Résisance-Fer et Ciné-Union présentent un film de René Clément ; une production de la Coopérative Générale du Cinéma Français ; scénario de René Clément ; dialogues de Colette Audry ; directeur de production, Pierre Corti
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from opening frames
  • "Résistance-Fer et Ciné-Union présentent"--At head of title
  • "This picture, which recalls actual scenes of the Resistance, was produced in cooperation with the Military Commission of the Resistance National Council"--Opening frames
  • Package design and summary, Facets Multi-Media, 2006
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9781565804982
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
736899090821
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV86932
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm63211873
  • (OCoLC)63211873
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Bataille du rail : The battle of the rail, Résisance-Fer et Ciné-Union présentent un film de René Clément ; une production de la Coopérative Générale du Cinéma Français ; scénario de René Clément ; dialogues de Colette Audry ; directeur de production, Pierre Corti
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from opening frames
  • "Résistance-Fer et Ciné-Union présentent"--At head of title
  • "This picture, which recalls actual scenes of the Resistance, was produced in cooperation with the Military Commission of the Resistance National Council"--Opening frames
  • Package design and summary, Facets Multi-Media, 2006
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1946
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9781565804982
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
736899090821
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
DV86932
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm63211873
  • (OCoLC)63211873
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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