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The Resource Under the volcano, Janus Films ; Michael & Kathy Fitzgerald present a John Huston film ; an Ithaca-Conacine production ; executive producer, Michael Fitzgerald ; screenplay by Guy Gallo ; produced by Moritz Borman and Wieland Schultz-Keil ; directed by John Huston

Under the volcano, Janus Films ; Michael & Kathy Fitzgerald present a John Huston film ; an Ithaca-Conacine production ; executive producer, Michael Fitzgerald ; screenplay by Guy Gallo ; produced by Moritz Borman and Wieland Schultz-Keil ; directed by John Huston

Label
Under the volcano
Title
Under the volcano
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Michael & Kathy Fitzgerald present a John Huston film ; an Ithaca-Conacine production ; executive producer, Michael Fitzgerald ; screenplay by Guy Gallo ; produced by Moritz Borman and Wieland Schultz-Keil ; directed by John Huston
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Editor of moving image work
Film distributor
Producer
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Withering from alcoholism, British consul Geoffrey Firmin stumbles through a small Mexican village amidst the Day of the Dead fiesta, attempting to reconnect with his estranged wife, but only further alienating himself
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Production supervisor, Tom Shaw ; director of photography, Gabriel Figueroa ; production designer, Gunther Gerzso ; edited by Roberto Silvi ; music by Alex North
Language note
In English, with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
PerformerNote
Albert Finney, Jacqueline Bisset, Anthony Andrews, Katy Jurado, Ignacio Lopez Tarzo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1906-1987
  • 1944-
  • 1948-
  • 1936-2019
  • 1909-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fitzgerald, Michael
  • Fitzgerald, Kathy
  • Huston, John
  • Gallo, Guy
  • Borman, Moritz
  • Schulz-Keil, Wieland
  • Bisset, Jacqueline
  • Andrews, Anthony
  • Jurado, Katy
  • López Tarso, Ignacio
  • Finney, Albert
  • Figueroa, Gabriel
  • Silvi, Roberto
  • North, Alex
  • Lowry, Malcolm
  • Janus Films
  • Ithaca Productions, Inc
  • Consejo Nacional de Cinematografía
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
112
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
410
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consuls
  • Alcoholics
  • Divorced people
  • Diplomats' spouses
  • All Souls' Day
  • Alcoholics
  • All Souls' Day
  • Consuls
  • Diplomats' spouses
  • Divorced people
  • Mexico
  • Diplomats
  • Alcoholics
  • Divorced people
  • All Souls' Day
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Under the volcano, Janus Films ; Michael & Kathy Fitzgerald present a John Huston film ; an Ithaca-Conacine production ; executive producer, Michael Fitzgerald ; screenplay by Guy Gallo ; produced by Moritz Borman and Wieland Schultz-Keil ; directed by John Huston
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Malcolm Lowry
  • Previously released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Accompanying booklet features essay by Christian Viviani
  • Special features Disc 1: Audio commentaries by Michael Fitzgerald, Wieland Schulz-Keil, and Moritz Borman on the film, by Guy Gallo on selected scenes, and by Danny Huston on the main title sequence ; Theatrical trailer
  • Special features on Disc 2: Interview with Jacqueline Bisset (2007) ; Notes from Under the volcano (60 min. documentary on the film's production, 1984) directed by Gary Conklin ; Volcano, an inquiry into the life and death of Malcolm Lowry (99 min. documentary about author Malcolm Lowry, 1976) narrated by Richard Burton ; Audio interview with John Huston (1984)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (17 chiefly unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes from "Under the Volcano"
  • Volcano, an inquiry into the life and death of Malcolm Lowry
Control code
163572608
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9785557603812
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515026420
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1718D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)163572608
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Under the volcano, Janus Films ; Michael & Kathy Fitzgerald present a John Huston film ; an Ithaca-Conacine production ; executive producer, Michael Fitzgerald ; screenplay by Guy Gallo ; produced by Moritz Borman and Wieland Schultz-Keil ; directed by John Huston
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Malcolm Lowry
  • Previously released as a motion picture in 1984
  • Wide screen (1.78:1)
  • Accompanying booklet features essay by Christian Viviani
  • Special features Disc 1: Audio commentaries by Michael Fitzgerald, Wieland Schulz-Keil, and Moritz Borman on the film, by Guy Gallo on selected scenes, and by Danny Huston on the main title sequence ; Theatrical trailer
  • Special features on Disc 2: Interview with Jacqueline Bisset (2007) ; Notes from Under the volcano (60 min. documentary on the film's production, 1984) directed by Gary Conklin ; Volcano, an inquiry into the life and death of Malcolm Lowry (99 min. documentary about author Malcolm Lowry, 1976) narrated by Richard Burton ; Audio interview with John Huston (1984)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (17 chiefly unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes from "Under the Volcano"
  • Volcano, an inquiry into the life and death of Malcolm Lowry
Control code
163572608
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (112 min.)
Isbn
9785557603812
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515026420
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
CC1718D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)163572608
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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