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Glass : a portrait of Philip in twelve parts

Author: Scott HicksSusanne PreisslerPhilip GlassKino Films.Independent Media (Firm)All authors
Publisher: [New York] : Koch Lorber Films ; Port Washington, NY : Distributed by E1 Entertainment, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For 18 months, award-winning director Scott Hicks followed the legendary composer Philip Glass across three continents, creating a remarkable portrait of one of the greatest artists of all time. Allowed unprecedented access to Glass's working process and long time collaborators, Hicks provides a unique glimpse into the composer's life.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Feature films
Biographical (Nonfiction)
Documentary
Documentary films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Biography
Named Person: Philip Glass; Philip Glass
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Hicks; Susanne Preissler; Philip Glass; Kino Films.; Independent Media (Firm); Kojo Pictures (Firm); Ava Bridge Motion Pictures.; Koch Lorber Films.; E1 Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN: 1417201800 9781417201808
OCLC Number: 316237856
Language Note: In English with optional English SDH subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Includes a summary, "About the production", by Scott Hicks inserted in container.
Special features include: bonus performances; interviews; deleted/extended scenes; director's commentary.
Credits: Photographed by Scott Hicks ; editor, Stephen Jess.
Performer(s): Collaborators: Martin Scorsese, Errol Morris.
Awards: Toronto International Film Festival, official selection; San Francisco Film Festival, official selection.
Description: 2 videodiscs : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; aspect ratio 16:9; Dolby Digital 5.1 or 2.0 surround sound.
Contents: disc 1. Feature presentation ; Deleted/extended scenes ; Director's commentary ; Trailer (119 min.) --
disc 2. Bonus interviews and performances (180 min.).
Responsibility: Kino Films and Independent Media, Inc. present ; an Ava Bridge Motion Pictures production in association with Kojo Pictures ; directed and photographed by Scott Hicks ; produced by Scott Hicks, Susanne Preissler.
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For 18 months, award-winning director Scott Hicks followed the legendary composer Philip Glass across three continents, creating a remarkable portrait of one of the greatest artists of all time. Allowed unprecedented access to Glass's working process and long time collaborators, Hicks provides a unique glimpse into the composer's life.

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