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The Red Shoes (2010, original release: 1948)


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Published: [United States] : The Criterion Collection, 2010
Series: Criterion collection
Edition:  Special edition
Description:  2 videodiscs (133 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 6313651197, 9781604652895, 1604652896,
Language:  English

Special features: audio commentary by film historian Ian Christie, including interviews with Marius Goring, Moira Shearer, Jack Cardiff, Brian Easdale and Martin Scorsese; excerpts from Powell and Pressburger's novelization of The Red shoes and from Hans Christian Anderson's original fairy tale (in English); Martin Scorsese's collection of Red shoes memorabilia; publicity and production stills; "The Red shoes sketches" (an animated film of Hein Heckroth's painted storyboards) with a comparison to The Red shoes ballet; original theatrical trailer; Powell and Pressburger filmography, with film clips and stills

Booklet features an essay by critic David Ehrenstein and a description of the restoration by UCLA film archivist Robert Gitt

Originally released as a motion picture in 1948

Based on a fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen

Anton Walbrook, Marius Goring, Moira Shearer

A young ballerina is torn between love and success

DVD, 1.33:1 aspect ratio, Dolby digital mono

Related Searches:
Andersen, H. C. -- 1805-1875 -- (Hans Christian), -- Film adaptations.
Ballerinas -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added--20100720 advd

Additional Credits:
Powell, Michael, 1905-1990.
Pressburger, Emeric, 1902-1988.
Walbrook, Anton, 1900-1967.
Goring, Marius, 1912-1998.
Helpmann, Robert, Sir, 1909-1986.
Shearer, Moira, 1926-2006.
Easdale, Brian, 1909-1995.
Andersen, H. C. 1805-1875. (Hans Christian),
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)

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