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The Resource The red balloon, produced by Films Montsouris, a film by Albert Lamorisse ; director of production, Michel Pezin ; written and directed by Albert Lamorisse, (videorecording)

The red balloon, produced by Films Montsouris, a film by Albert Lamorisse ; director of production, Michel Pezin ; written and directed by Albert Lamorisse, (videorecording)

Label
The red balloon
Title
The red balloon
Statement of responsibility
produced by Films Montsouris, a film by Albert Lamorisse ; director of production, Michel Pezin ; written and directed by Albert Lamorisse
Title variation
  • Le ballon rouge
  • Ballon rouge
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Pascal is a young French boy who discovers a stray balloon on the streets of Paris that seems to have a mind of its own and begins to follow Pascal everywhere. The two beome inseparable, yet the world's harsh realities finally interfere. A touching allegory of the magic powers of love and friendship
Awards note
  • Academy Awards, USA, 1957: Oscar - Best Writing, Best Screenplay - Original (Albert Lamorisse)
  • Cannes Film Festival, 1956: Golden Palm - Best Short film (Albert Lamorisse)
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Edmond Séchan ; editor, Pierre Gillette ; music, Maurice Le Roux
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.F36
LC item number
B35566 2008
PerformerNote
Pascal Lamorisse, Georges Sellier, Wladimir Popof, Paul Perey, Renée Marion, Sabine Lamorisse, Michel Pezin, Renaud Séchan, David Séchan, Children of Ménilmontat
Runtime
34
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The red balloon, produced by Films Montsouris, a film by Albert Lamorisse ; director of production, Michel Pezin ; written and directed by Albert Lamorisse, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: New theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn191569150
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (34 min.)
Isbn
9781604650303
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515028820
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1746D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191569150
  • (OCoLC)191569150
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., restored High-Definition digital transfer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The red balloon, produced by Films Montsouris, a film by Albert Lamorisse ; director of production, Michel Pezin ; written and directed by Albert Lamorisse, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956
  • Special features: New theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocn191569150
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (34 min.)
Isbn
9781604650303
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515028820
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1746D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o191569150
  • (OCoLC)191569150
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., restored High-Definition digital transfer
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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