The red shoes
(DVD)

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Published
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [1999].
Status
Central - Adult DVD
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Format
DVD
Edition
Special ed.; widescreen.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
0780021290, 9780780021297
UPC
037429128220

Notes

General Note
Based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen.
General Note
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1948.
General Note
Special features: audio commentary by film historian Ian Christie, including interviews with Marius Goring, Moira Shearer, Jack Cardiff, Brian Easdale and Martin Scorsese; excerpts from Powell and Pressburger's novelization of The Red shoes and from Hans Christian Anderson's original fairy tale (in English); Martin Scorsese's collection of Red shoes memorabilia; publicity and production stills; "The Red shoes sketches" (an animated film of Hein Heckroth's painted storyboards) with a comparison to The Red shoes ballet; original theatrical trailer; Powell and Pressburger filmography, with film clips and stills.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Jack Cardiff; choreography, Robert Helpmann; editor, Reginald Mills; music composed, conducted and arranged by Brian Easdale; ballet music conductor, Sir Thomas Beecham.
Participants/Performers
Moira Shearer, Anton Walbrook, Marius Goring, Robert Helpmann, Albert Basserman, Esmond Knight, Ludmilla Tcherina, Leonide Massine.
Description
Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer.
System Details
DVD; Dolby digital mono.
Language
Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
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Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Powell, M., Pressburger, E., Rank, J. A., Walbrook, A., Goring, M., Helpmann, R., Bassermann, A., Shearer, M., Easdale, B., & Andersen, H. C. 1. (1999). The red shoes. Special ed.; widescreen. [Irvington, NY]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Michael Powell et al.. 1999. The Red Shoes. [Irvington, NY]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Michael Powell et al., The Red Shoes. [Irvington, NY]: Criterion Collection, 1999.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Powell, Michael, et al. The Red Shoes. Special ed.; widescreen. [Irvington, NY]: Criterion Collection, 1999. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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