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Watership down [videorecording(DVD)] / written for the screen, produced and directed by Martin Rosen.

Adams, Richard, 1920-1920--2016 (Added Author). Briers, Richard. (Added Author). Hurt, John, 1940-2017 (Added Author). Richardson, Ralph, Sir, 1902-1983 (Added Author). Rosen, Martin. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Camosun College Library.

Current holds

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Lansdowne Library PN 1997 W32 2015 (Text) 26040003298979 Media Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel Watership down by Richard Adams.
Special features: New interview with director Martin Rosen; New appreciation of the film by director Guillermo del Toro; Defining a style, a 2008 featurette about the fllm's aesthetic; trailer; An essay by comic book writer Gerard Jones.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1978.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music composed by Angela Morley ; music director, Marcus Dods ; animation supervisor, Philip Duncan ; director of animation, Tony Guy.
Participant or Performer Note:
John Hurt, Richard Briers, Ralph Richardson.
Summary, etc.:
A combination fairy tale, survival thriller and allegory of the human condition and spirit, that centers on an intrepid band of refugee rabbits seeking a safe, new home.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG.
System Details Note:
DVD; stereo.
Language Note:
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Subject: Animated films.
Rabbits > Juvenile films.

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