Closely watched trains
Title
Closely watched trains

Title
Closely watched trains [DVD]

Edition
DVD

Publisher Info
s.l. : Criterion collection, 2001, p1966 ; DVD.

Physical Description
1 disc (DVD) (93 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Czech dialog with English subtitles.
 
Vaclav Neckar, Jitka Bendova, Vladimir Valenta.
 
Story, Bohumil Hrabal ; Screenplay, Bohumil Hrabal, Jiri Menzel ; photography, Jaromir Sofr ; directed by Jiri Menzel.
 
New digital transfer, U.S. theatrical trailer, new and improved Tnglish subtitle translation; notes by Richard Schickel.

Abstract
Comedy-drama about a young trainmaster employed in a tiny station during World War II. He becomes involved in a plot to blow up a German ammunition train, but when the plan backfires, he is forced to commit the ultimate act of courage.

Genre
Feature films.

Added Author
Menzel, Jiří.
 
Neckar, Vaclav.
 
Bendová, Jitka.
 
Valenta, Vladimir, 1923-2001.


LibraryCall NumberMaterial TypeStatus
Ogdensburg Public LibraryDVD CLOSAdult Fiction DVDAvailable on the Shelf