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The Resource Ossos, Janus Films ; Paulo Branco apresenta ; realização, Pedro Costa ; imagem, Emmanuel Machuel ; produzido por Paulo Branco ; uma co-produção Madragoa Filmes, Gémini Films, Zentropa Productions, (videorecording)

Ossos, Janus Films ; Paulo Branco apresenta ; realização, Pedro Costa ; imagem, Emmanuel Machuel ; produzido por Paulo Branco ; uma co-produção Madragoa Filmes, Gémini Films, Zentropa Productions, (videorecording)

Label
Ossos
Title
Ossos
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Paulo Branco apresenta ; realização, Pedro Costa ; imagem, Emmanuel Machuel ; produzido por Paulo Branco ; uma co-produção Madragoa Filmes, Gémini Films, Zentropa Productions
Title variation
  • Bones
  • Des os
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Cinematographer
Director
Film editor
Interviewee
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • por
  • eng
  • por
  • por
Summary
Realizing that teenage mom Tina is about to gas herself and her newborn child, Tina's boyfriend grabs the infant and takes to the streets of Lisbon. In this extremely downbeat film, he attempts to sell the child and failing that, eventually gives the child to a streetwalker. Meanwhile Tina and her friend try to get the baby back. When they fail, they decide to get revenge upon the boyfriend
Related
Member of
Awards note
Venice Film Festival, Golden Osella: Best Cinematography, 1997
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Adrien Angliviel, Pedro Cardeira ; editor, Jackie Bastide ; production designer, Zé Branco, Margarida Nunes ; costume design, Isabel Favila, Pedro Madeira ; production managers, António Gonçalo, Esiabeth Bocquet ; photographs, Mariana Viegas
Language note
In Portuguese with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Vanda Duarte, Nuno Vaz, Mariya Lipkina, Isabel Ruth, Inès de Medeiros, Miguel Sermão, Berta Susana Teixeira, Clotilde Montron, Zita Duarte, Beatriz Lopes, Luísa Carvalho, Aresta, Ana Marta, Iuran, Ricardo Tavares, Carolina Eira
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1940-
  • 1968-
  • 1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Branco, Paulo
  • Costa, Pedro
  • Machuel, Emmanuel
  • Duarte, Vanda
  • Vaz, Nuno
  • Lipkina, Miriya
  • Ruth, Isabel
  • Medeiros, Inês de
  • Bastide, Jackie
  • Gorin, Jean-Pierre
  • Costa, João Bénard da
  • Wall, Jeff
  • Janus Films
  • Madragoa Filmes (Firm)
  • Gemini Films
  • Zentropa Entertainments (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
98
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
509
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kidnapping
  • Slums
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Kidnapping
  • Slums
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Teenage pregnancy
  • Portugal
Technique
live action
Label
Ossos, Janus Films ; Paulo Branco apresenta ; realização, Pedro Costa ; imagem, Emmanuel Machuel ; produzido por Paulo Branco ; uma co-produção Madragoa Filmes, Gémini Films, Zentropa Productions, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Issued as part of the boxed set "Letters from Fontainhas : three films by Pedro Costa" collection
  • Restored with improved English subtitle translation
  • Special features: "Pedro Costa and Jean-Pierre Gorin" conversation between the two filmmakers; "Jaõo Bénard da Costa" interview with the former head of the Portuguese Cinematheque in Lisbon; "Emmanuel Machuel" interview with the cinematographer; "Jeff Wall video essay" contemporary artist Jeff Wall discusses the power of Pedro Costa's images; "Mariana Viegas photographs" collection of photographs
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: "Pedro Costa and Jean-Pierre Gorin" conversation between the two filmmakers; "Jaõo Bénard da Costa" interview with the former head of the Portuguese Cinematheque in Lisbon; "Emmanuel Machuel" interview with the cinematographer; "Jeff Wall video essay" contemporary artist Jeff Wall discusses the power of Pedro Costa's images; "Mariana Viegas photographs" collection of photographs
Control code
606852693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781604652376
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)606852693
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation enhanced for (16:9) televisions; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Ossos, Janus Films ; Paulo Branco apresenta ; realização, Pedro Costa ; imagem, Emmanuel Machuel ; produzido por Paulo Branco ; uma co-produção Madragoa Filmes, Gémini Films, Zentropa Productions, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1997
  • Issued as part of the boxed set "Letters from Fontainhas : three films by Pedro Costa" collection
  • Restored with improved English subtitle translation
  • Special features: "Pedro Costa and Jean-Pierre Gorin" conversation between the two filmmakers; "Jaõo Bénard da Costa" interview with the former head of the Portuguese Cinematheque in Lisbon; "Emmanuel Machuel" interview with the cinematographer; "Jeff Wall video essay" contemporary artist Jeff Wall discusses the power of Pedro Costa's images; "Mariana Viegas photographs" collection of photographs
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: "Pedro Costa and Jean-Pierre Gorin" conversation between the two filmmakers; "Jaõo Bénard da Costa" interview with the former head of the Portuguese Cinematheque in Lisbon; "Emmanuel Machuel" interview with the cinematographer; "Jeff Wall video essay" contemporary artist Jeff Wall discusses the power of Pedro Costa's images; "Mariana Viegas photographs" collection of photographs
Control code
606852693
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Director-approved DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (98 min.)
Isbn
9781604652376
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)606852693
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation enhanced for (16:9) televisions; Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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