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Black narcissus

Author: Michael PowellEmeric PressburgerDeborah KerrSabuDavid FarrarAll authors
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : VidAmerica Inc., [1984]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The awesome grandeur of the majestic Himalayas is the setting for this haunting emotional stunner about the isolation, madness, spiritual failures and sexual frustrations that overwhelm five missionary nuns in a mountaintop convent.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Rumer Godden; Rumer Godden
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger; Deborah Kerr; Sabu; David Farrar; Flora Robson; Esmond Knight; Jean Simmons; Kathleen Byron; Jenny Laird; Judith Furse; May Hallatt; Eddie Whaley; Shaun Noble; Nancy Roberts; Jack Cardiff; Reginald Mills; Brian Easdale; Rumer Godden; Archers (Firm); Universal-International (Firm); VidAmerica (Firm)
OCLC Number: 11285451
Notes: "VHS 7026."
Adapted from the novel by Rumer Godden.
Videocassette release of the 1947 motion picture by The Archers Film Productions/Universal International.
Credits: Photography, Jack Cardiff ; editor, Reginald Mills ; music, Brian Easdale with the London Symphony Orchestra.
Cast: Deborah Kerr, Sabu, David Farrar, Flora Robson, Esmond Knight, Jean Simmons, Kathleen Byron, Jenny Laird, Judith Furse, May Hallatt, Eddie Whaley Jr., Shaun Noble, Nancy Roberts.
Awards: Academy Awards, 1948: Best art direction-set decoration, color; best cinematography, color.
Golden Globe Awards, 1948: Best cinematography.
Description: 1 videocassette (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Black narcissus (Motion picture : 1947)
Responsibility: J. Arthur Rank presents ; Independent Producers Limited ; written, produced, and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger.
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The awesome grandeur of the majestic Himalayas is the setting for this haunting emotional stunner about the isolation, madness, spiritual failures and sexual frustrations that overwhelm five missionary nuns in a mountaintop convent.

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