The Resource Michael Cacoyannis' Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)

Michael Cacoyannis' Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)

Label
Michael Cacoyannis' Zorba the Greek
Title
Michael Cacoyannis' Zorba the Greek
Statement of responsibility
20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis
Title variation
Zorba the Greek
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A young British writer moves to Crete to find himself by working in his father's mine, and hires the playful Zorba. He falls in love with a lovely young widow. When she responds to him the townsmen attack her
Member of
Awards note
Academy Awards for Best Cinematography (B&W), Best Supporting Actress (Kedrova), and Best Art Direction/Set Decoration (B&W); Academy Award Nominations for Best Picture, Best Actor (Quinn), Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Walter Lassally ; music, Mikis Theodorakis
Date time place
Filmed on Crete
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English, Spanish, or French with English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Lila Kedrova, Anthony Quinn, Alan Bates, Irene Pappas, Sotiris Moustakas, Anna Kyriakou, Eleni Anousaki, George Voyadjis, Takis Emmanuel, George Foundas
Runtime
142
Series statement
Studio classic
Technique
live action
Label
Michael Cacoyannis' Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1964
  • From the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis
  • Series from container
  • Side A: feature; side B: supplemental
  • Special features: commentary by Michael Cacoyannis, alternate introduction, "Anthony Quinn : A Lust for Life" A&E Network Biography, Movietone news footage, theatrical trailers, behind-the-scenes still gallery
  • Special features not rated or closed-captioned
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm55977539
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed., Unrated ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 142 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115687
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a671850
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Michael Cacoyannis' Zorba the Greek, 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Michael Cacoyannis ; produced and directed by Michael Cacoyannis, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally issued as a motion picture in 1964
  • From the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis
  • Series from container
  • Side A: feature; side B: supplemental
  • Special features: commentary by Michael Cacoyannis, alternate introduction, "Anthony Quinn : A Lust for Life" A&E Network Biography, Movietone news footage, theatrical trailers, behind-the-scenes still gallery
  • Special features not rated or closed-captioned
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
ocm55977539
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed., Unrated ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 142 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
024543115687
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
a671850
System details
DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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