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Title Little fugitive / produced by Morris Engel and Ray Ashley ; written and directed by Ray Ashley, Morris Engel, Ruth Orkin ; screen play by Ray Ashley.
Publication New York, NY : Kino International Corp., [2008]
Copyright date ©2008
Edition Special DVD edition.
Description 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD 4 3/4 in.
digital optical rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Call # DVD MOVIE LITTLE
Series Films of Morris Engel with Ruth Orkin
Films of Morris Engel with Ruth Orkin.
System Req DVD; region 1, NTSC ; full screen presentation.
Note English dialogue.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1953.
Special features: "Morris Engel: the independent" feature by Mary Engel (28 min., 2008); "Ruth Orkin: frames of life" feature by Mary Engel (18 min., 1995); Theatrical trailer; Image gallery; Audio commentary by Morris Engel; remastered from a new high-definition transfer.
Cast Richard Brewster, Winnifred Cushing, Jay Williams, Will Lee, Charley Moss, Tommy DeCanio, Richie Andrusco.
Credits Director of photography, Morris Engel ; editors, Ruth Orkin and Lester Troob ; music composed and performed by Eddy Manson.
Summary "When a seven-year-old boy (Richie Andrusco) is tricked into believing he killed his older brother, he gathers his meager possessions and flees to New York's nether wonderland, Coney Island. Upon and beneath the crowded boardwalk, Joey experiences a day and night filled with adventures and mysteries, resulting in a film that is refreshingly spontaneous and thoroughly delightful."--Back of container.
Awards Silver Lion Winner, Venice Film Festival, 1953.
Inducted in 1997 to the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress and the National Film Preservation Board.
Subject Boys -- Drama.
Tricks -- Drama.
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama.
Boys. (OCoLC)fst00837358
Tricks. (OCoLC)fst01156642
New York (State) -- New York -- Coney Island. (OCoLC)fst01316398
Genre Independent films. (OCoLC)fst01710572
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Independent films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Addl. Author Engel, Morris, 1918-2005, film director, film producer, screenwriter, director of photography.
Ashley, Ray, 1911-1960, film director, film producer, screenwriter.
Orkin, Ruth, film director, screenwriter, editor of moving image work.
Manson, Eddy L. (Eddy Lawrence), 1919-1996, composer (expression), performer.
Brewster, Richard (Actor), active 1953, actor.
Cushing, Winifred, 1907-1990, actor.
Williams, Jay, 1914-1978, actor.
Lee, Will, 1908-1982, actor.
Moss, Charley, actor.
DeCanio, Tommy, actor.
Andrusco, Richie, 1945- actor.
Engel, Mary, film director.
Troob, Lester, 1912-2008, editor of moving image work.
Kino International Corporation, publisher.
Addl. Title Container of (work): Morris Engel, the independent.
Container of (work): Ruth Orkin, frames of life.
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