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The pianist.

Author: Roman Polanski
Publisher: [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Universal, 2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Named Person: Władysław Szpilman; Władysław Szpilman
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roman Polanski
OCLC Number: 53850407
Notes: Special features (Disc 2): "A story of survival" featurette ; director's note by Roman Polanski ; Q & A with Roman Polanski ; the Warsaw Ghetto: historical background ; Wladyslaw Szpilman biography ; production notes ; sample tracks from the Sony Classical CD soundtrack ; soundtrack television spot ; television spots ; theatrical trailers ; poster and photo galleries ; filmographies.
Anamorphic widescreen (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
Based on the book by Wladyslaw Szpilman.
Credits: Produced and directed by Roman Polanski.
Cast: Adrien Brody with Frank Finlay, Maureen Lipman, Emilia Fox, Ed Stoppard, Julia Rayner and Jessica Kate Meyer.
Description: 2 videodiscs (148 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Subtitles: English (deaf and hard of hearing).; DVD.
Contents: Disc 1: Feature film --
disc 2: Special features.

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Based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew, who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis.

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