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The Resource Touching the void, FilmFour and the Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin Macdonald

Touching the void, FilmFour and the Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin Macdonald

Label
Touching the void
Title
Touching the void
Statement of responsibility
FilmFour and the Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin Macdonald
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 1985, two young British friends travelled to a remote corner of Peru. Ambitious mountaineers, their aim was to conquer the unclimbed west face of a notorious 21,000 ft. peak "Siula Grande". Their story has become part of mountaineering legend
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Mike Eley ; art director, Patrick Bill ; editor, Justine Wright ; music, Alex Heffes ; costume designer, Patrick Bill
Dewey number
  • 791.43/72
  • 796.522092
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R language. Special features contain strong language
Language note
English dialogue, optional English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.T6834564 2004
PerformerNote
Brendan Mackey, Nicholas Aaron
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Smithson, John
  • Macdonald, Kevin
  • Mackey, Brendan
  • Aaron, Nicholas
  • Eley, Mike
  • Bill, Patrick
  • Wright, Justine
  • Heffes, Alex
  • Smithson, Darlow
  • Simpson, Joe
  • FilmFour (Firm)
  • Film Council (Great Britain)
  • Channel Four (Great Britain)
  • Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
  • MGM Home Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
107
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Simpson, Joe
  • Yates, Simon
  • Mountaineers
  • Alpinistas
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Touching the void, FilmFour and the Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin Macdonald
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on Touching the void by Joe Simpson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
14953519
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9780792861225
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616905260
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55074951
  • (OCoLC)55074951
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Touching the void, FilmFour and the Film Council present in association with Channel 4 and PBS, a Darlow Smithson production ; produced by John Smithson ; directed by Kevin Macdonald
Publication
Note
Based on Touching the void by Joe Simpson
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
14953519
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Isbn
9780792861225
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616905260
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1006298
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm55074951
  • (OCoLC)55074951
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation (1.85:1); Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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