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The Resource Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; screenplay, Zdeněk Svěrák ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)

Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; screenplay, Zdeněk Svěrák ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)

Label
Kolya
Title
Kolya
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Miramax Films ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; screenplay, Zdeněk Svěrák ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák
Title variation
Kolja
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • cze
  • fre
  • eng
  • cze
  • cze
Summary
The life of a cellist, playboy, and confirmed bachelor in late Soviet-era Prague is upended after he agrees to marry a Russian woman for money so that she isn't deported and ends up taking care of her abandoned five-year-old son Kolya
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, 1997.
Cataloging source
DPL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Vladimír Smutny ; editor, Alois Fišárek ; music, Ondřej Soukup
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
Czech or French soundtracks; optional English subtitles or English subtitles for the hearing impaired
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.K668 1996
PerformerNote
Zdenek Sverak, Andrej Chalimon, Libuse Safrankova
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Svěrák, Zdeněk
  • Abraham, Eric
  • Svěrák, Jan
  • Chalimon, Andrej
  • Safránková, Libuse
  • Miramax Films
  • Biograf Jan Svěrák (Firm)
  • Portobello Pictures (Firm)
  • Pandora Cinema
  • Československá televize
  • Cinemart S.r.l
  • Miramax Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
105
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bachelors
  • Boys
  • Stepchildren
  • Musicians
  • Prague (Czech Republic)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; screenplay, Zdeněk Svěrák ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Eurimages with the participation of the French Ministry of Culture (Centre National de la Cinématographie) and support of the State Fund of the Czech Republic for Support and Development of Czech Cinematography."
  • DVD release of the 1996 motion picture
  • Dolby digital surround sound; anamorphic widescreen format (1.66:1 aspect ratio)
  • Special features include: behind the scenes featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50409671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Isbn
9780788837685
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936190458
  • 031398138686
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50409671
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kolya, [presented by] Miramax Films ; Biograf Jan Svěrák, Portobello Pictures, Pandora Cinema ; in co-production with Czech Television and Cinemart ; screenplay, Zdeněk Svěrák ; produced by Eric Abraham and Jan Svěrák ; directed by Jan Svěrák, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "Eurimages with the participation of the French Ministry of Culture (Centre National de la Cinématographie) and support of the State Fund of the Czech Republic for Support and Development of Czech Cinematography."
  • DVD release of the 1996 motion picture
  • Dolby digital surround sound; anamorphic widescreen format (1.66:1 aspect ratio)
  • Special features include: behind the scenes featurette
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocm50409671
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.)
Isbn
9780788837685
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 786936190458
  • 031398138686
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
27129
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50409671
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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