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Man of Aran [videorecording] / a Gaumont-British Picture Corporation Ltd. presentation of the Gainsborough Picture
DVDs DVDs | Home Vision Entertainment | c2003
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Imprint
[Chicago, IL] : Home Vision Entertainment, c2003.
Descript
1 videodisc (77 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
System Det
DVD, Dolby digital mono.
Note
At head of title: Robert Flaherty's.
Cast
Colman "Tiger" King, Maggie Dirrane, Michael Dillane.
Credits
Writer/director/photographer, Robert Flaherty in collaboration with Frances Flaherty ; producer, Michael Balcon ; original music, John Greenwood, musical score, John Greenwood under the direction of Louis Levy; music direction, Louis Levy; editor and scenarist, John Goldman; cinematography, Robert J. Flaherty; assistant director, Pat Mullin (John), of Aran.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture documentary in 1934.
Specially composed score based on the original Irish folk songs of the Aran Islands.
Recorded at Gainsborough Studios, Islington (London, England).
Summary
Documents the life of a family in a small fishing village in the Aran Islands, Ireland, as it struggles to win the daily battle against its magnificent opponent--the sea.
Note
Special features: How the Myth was made (a 60 min. documentary) ;Hidden and Seeking: a documentary excerpt featuring Frances Flaherty (presented in b&w) ; Flaherty and Film: a filmed discussion of Man of Aran with Frances Flaherty (presented in b&w) ; Looking Back: Robert J. Flaherty reflects on the making of Man of Aran (presented in color) ; Outside the Frame: a gallery of rare photos and sketches (presented in b&w).
Local Note
MW, 8-04
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Alt Title
Robert Flaherty's man of Aran
ISBN
078002480X
ISBN/ISSN
037429163924
Music #
MAN 240 Home Vision Entertainment
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