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Transit / Schramm Film Koerner & Weber ; in Coproduktion mit Neon Productions und ZDF, Arte, Arte France Cinéma ; Regie, Christian Petzold ; Drehbuch, Christian Petzold ; Produzenten, Florian Koerner von Gustorf, Michael Weber.

Petzold, Christian, 1960- (film director,, screenwriter.). Koerner von Gustorf, Florian, (film producer.). Weber, Michael, 1958- (films producer.). Fromm, Hans, 1961- (cinematographer.). Böhler, Bettina, (editor of moving image work.). Will, Stefan, (composer (expression)). Rogowski, Franz, (actor.). Beer, Paula, 1995- (actor.). Giese, Godehard, 1972- (actor.). Batman, Lilien, (actor.). Zaree, Maryam, 1983- (actor.). Auer, Barbara, 1959- (actor.). Brandt, Matthias, 1961- (actor.). Weston, Hillary, (Journalist), (interviewer.). Vishnevetsky, Ignatiy, 1986- (essayist.). Seghers, Anna, 1900-1983 Motion picture adaptation of (work) : Transit. (Added Author). Schramm Film Koerner & Weber (Firm), (production company.). Neon Productions, (production company.). ZDF/Arte (Firm), (production company.). Arte France cinéma (Firm), (production company.). Music Box Films, (publisher.). Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese, Lilien Batman, Maryam Zaree, Barbara Auer, Matthias Brandt. (Cast).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lehigh Valley Library System.

Current holds

2 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library DVD (Text) 33062009329534 New Adult DVD Fiction Checked Out 10/05/2020

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (102 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (unpaged : color illustrations ; 18 cm)
  • Publisher: Chicago, IL : Music Box Films, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Adapted from the novel "Transit" by Anna Seghers.
Wide screen (2.35:1).
Based on the novel by Anna Seghers.
Bonus features: Making of Transit; Interview with director Christian Petzold; The refugee as a person: an interview with Franz Rogwski; Franz Rogowski: shooting star; Filmmaker Q&A at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Booklet contains film critique by Ignatiy Visnevetsky and two interviews with director Christian Petzold.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Hans Fromm; editor, Bettina Böhler, composer, Stefan Will.
Participant or Performer Note:
Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese, Lilien Batman, Maryam Zaree, Barbara Auer, Matthias Brandt.
Summary, etc.:
Georg, a German refugee, flees to Marseille assuming the identity of a recently deceased writer whose papers he is carrying. There he delves into the delicate and complex culture of the refugee community, becoming enmeshed in the lives of a young mother and son and falling for a mysterious woman named Marie.
System Details Note:
DVD; 5.1 or 2.0 Dolby digital; widescreen 2.35.
Language Note:
German and French audio; English subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Refugees > Drama.
Marseille (France) > Drama.
Foreign films > Germany.
Foreign films > France.
Genre: Drama.
Feature films.
Historical films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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