Miriam College Library

  type any word that best describes the item you are looking for  
 
Search Call Number     
main page   this library   officers & staff   locations   reports   library calendar       help
 
 
VHS DS 135 P6 (COL)
History

 

 
Jakob the liar

Main Title: Jakob the liar [videorecording] / Columbia Pictures ; Blue Wolf Productions ; Kasso Inc. ; screenplay by Peter Kassovitz and Didier Decoin ; produced by Marsha Garces Williams and Steven Haft ; directed by Peter Kassovitz.


Published/Created: Culver city, Calif. : Columbia Tristar Home Video, c2000.


Description: 1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.


Local Call No: VHS DS 135 P6


Note: Originally released as a motion picture in 1999.
Note: Based on the novel Jakob der Lügner by Jurek Becker.
Note: Rated PG-13.


Cast: ALan Arkin, Bob Balaban, Michael Jeter, Armin Mueller-Staihl, Liev Schreiber


Credits: Music by Edward Shearmur ; cinematography by Elemér Ragályi.


Summary: In Nazi-occupied Poland a poor Jewish Cafe owner invents fictitious news bulletins about Allied advances against the Nazis. These lies keep hope and humor alive among the ghetto inhabitants.


Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Poland -- Drama.
Subject: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Fiction.
Subject: Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 -- Drama.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 -- Germany -- Fiction.
Subject: Jews -- Germany -- Fiction.


Related Name: Kassovitz, Peter.
Related Name: Williams, Robin.


2000 Edition
videorecording VHS 120 min.
1 videocassette of 1 (VHS) (ca. 120 min.) : sd., col. : 1/2 in.
©2000,  2000, Columbia Tristar Home Video , Culver city, Calif.
Distributed by Magnavision Inc.
AV Material ID 1000003087
 
 
 
 copy
acquired on
status
location
other info
 1106003565
12/10/2002
In
Higher Education Unit
Audio-Visual
general collection
 
  To search Jakob the liar on other sites, just click the links below:  
Miriam College Library
Saint Joseph's College - Instructional Media Center, Quezon City
Encyclopedia Britannica
The Catholic Encyclopedia
National Geographic
Thesaurus
Dictionary
Google (Web)
 
Copyright © 1994-2001. GSoft Consulting House. All Rights Reserved.