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Title Transit / Schramm Film Koerner & Weber ; in Coproduktion mit Neon Productions und ZDF, Arte, Arte France Cinéma ; Regie, Christian Petzold ; Drehbuch, Christian Petzold ; Produzenten, Florian Koerner von Gustorf, Michael Weber.
Publication Chicago, IL : Music Box Films, [2019]
Copyright date ©2019
Description 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (24 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 18 cm)
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Call # DVD GER MOVIE TRANSIT
System Req DVD, widescreen 2.35; 5.1, 2.0 Dolby Digital; [color]
Note In German and French; optional English subtitles, and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Cast Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese, Lilien Batman, Maryam Zaree, Barbara Auer, Matthias Brandt.
Credits Director of photography, Hans Fromm; editor, Bettina Böhler, composer, Stefan Will.
Note Adapted from the novel "Transit" by Anna Seghers.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Based on the novel by Anna Seghers.
Although based on the historical period in France during World War II, the film is set in the indeterminate present.
Wide screen (2.35:1).
Summary Georg, a German refugee, flees to Marseille assuming the identity of a recently deceased writer whose papers he is carrying. There he delves into the delicate and complex culture of the refugee community, becoming enmeshed in the lives of a young mother and son and falling for a mysterious woman named Marie.
Note Bonus features: Making of Transit; Interview with director Christian Petzold; The refugee as a person: an interview with Franz Rogwski; Franz Rogowski: shooting star; Filmmaker Q & A at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Booklet contains film critique by Ignatiy Visnevetsky and two interviews with director Christian Petzold.
Subject Refugees -- Drama.
False personation -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Marseille (France) -- Drama.
Refugees. (OCoLC)fst01092797
France -- Marseille. (OCoLC)fst01206417
1939-1945
Genre Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Addl. Author Petzold, Christian, 1960- film director, screenwriter.
Koerner von Gustorf, Florian, film producer.
Weber, Michael, 1958- film producer.
Fromm, Hans, 1961- director of photography.
Böhler, Bettina, editor of moving image work.
Will, Stefan, composer (expression)
Rogowski, Franz, actor.
Beer, Paula, 1995- actor.
Giese, Godehard, 1972- actor.
Batman, Lilien, actor.
Zaree, Maryam, 1983- actor.
Auer, Barbara, 1959- actor.
Brandt, Matthias, 1961- actor.
Weston, Hillary, (Journalist), interviewer.
Vishnevetsky, Ignatiy, 1986- essayist.
Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Seghers, Anna, 1900-1983. Transit.
Schramm Film Koerner & Weber (Firm), production company.
Neon Productions, production company.
ZDF/Arte (Firm), production company.
Arte France cinéma (Firm), production company.
Music Box Films, publisher.
Addl. Title Container of (work): Transit (Motion picture)
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