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The Resource Central Station, Sony Pictures Classics ; a co-production VideoFilmes/MACT Productions/Riofilme ; with the participation of Canal + ; The French Ministry of Culture ; and The Ministry of Foreign Relations ; with the support of the Sundance Institute and of N.H.K. ; an Arthur Cohn production ; a film by Walter Salles ; screenplay, João Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein ; produced by Arthur Cohn and Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre ; directed by Walter Salles, (videorecording)

Central Station, Sony Pictures Classics ; a co-production VideoFilmes/MACT Productions/Riofilme ; with the participation of Canal + ; The French Ministry of Culture ; and The Ministry of Foreign Relations ; with the support of the Sundance Institute and of N.H.K. ; an Arthur Cohn production ; a film by Walter Salles ; screenplay, João Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein ; produced by Arthur Cohn and Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre ; directed by Walter Salles, (videorecording)

Label
Central Station
Title
Central Station
Statement of responsibility
Sony Pictures Classics ; a co-production VideoFilmes/MACT Productions/Riofilme ; with the participation of Canal + ; The French Ministry of Culture ; and The Ministry of Foreign Relations ; with the support of the Sundance Institute and of N.H.K. ; an Arthur Cohn production ; a film by Walter Salles ; screenplay, João Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein ; produced by Arthur Cohn and Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre ; directed by Walter Salles
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • por
  • eng
  • por
  • por
Summary
When a young boy witnesses his mother's accidental death, a lonely, retired school-teacher reluctantly takes the child under her wing
Awards note
Golden Globe: Best foreign language film.
Cataloging source
JED
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Central do Brasil (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Walter Carvalho ; editors, Isabella Rathery, Felipe Lacorda ; music, Antonio Pinto, Jaques Morelembaum
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
Portuguese language soundtrack (stereo) with English subtitles ; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C3857 1999
PerformerNote
Fernanda Montenegro, Marília Pêra, Vinícius de Oliveira
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-
  • 1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Salles, Walter
  • Cohn, Arthur
  • Carneiro, João Emanuel
  • Bernstein, Marcos
  • Clermont-Tonnerre, Martine de
  • Montenegro, Fernanda
  • Pera, Marília
  • Oliveira, Vinícius de
  • Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
  • Mact Productions
  • VideoFilmes (Firm)
  • RIOFILME (Organization)
  • Studio Canal+
  • France
  • Sundance Institute
  • Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai
  • Columbia TriStar Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
110
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homeless children
  • Homeless children
  • Retired teachers
  • Retired teachers
  • Railroad stations
  • Rio de Janeiro (Brazil)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Central Station, Sony Pictures Classics ; a co-production VideoFilmes/MACT Productions/Riofilme ; with the participation of Canal + ; The French Ministry of Culture ; and The Ministry of Foreign Relations ; with the support of the Sundance Institute and of N.H.K. ; an Arthur Cohn production ; a film by Walter Salles ; screenplay, João Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein ; produced by Arthur Cohn and Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre ; directed by Walter Salles, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally released in 1998
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: Audio commentary by Authur Cohn (producer), Fernanda Montenegro (lead actress) and Walter Salles (director) ; theatrical trailer ; talent biographies & filmographies (Walter Salles, Fernanda Montenegro, Marilia Pera, Vinicius de Oliveira)
Control code
ocm41887440
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780767835169
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396038332
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03833
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)41887440
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation ; Dolbly Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Central Station, Sony Pictures Classics ; a co-production VideoFilmes/MACT Productions/Riofilme ; with the participation of Canal + ; The French Ministry of Culture ; and The Ministry of Foreign Relations ; with the support of the Sundance Institute and of N.H.K. ; an Arthur Cohn production ; a film by Walter Salles ; screenplay, João Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein ; produced by Arthur Cohn and Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre ; directed by Walter Salles, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
Originally released in 1998
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: Audio commentary by Authur Cohn (producer), Fernanda Montenegro (lead actress) and Walter Salles (director) ; theatrical trailer ; talent biographies & filmographies (Walter Salles, Fernanda Montenegro, Marilia Pera, Vinicius de Oliveira)
Control code
ocm41887440
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (110 min.)
Isbn
9780767835169
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396038332
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
03833
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)41887440
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation ; Dolbly Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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