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The Resource The executioner : El verdugo, Video Mercury Films ; Naga Films, S.A. y Zebra Films, S.P.A. presentan en coproducción hispano-italiana ; un film de Luis Ga. Berlanga ; argumento y guión, Luis Ga. Berlanga y Rafael Azcona ; colaborator en el guión, Ennio Flaiano ; productor ejecutivo, Nazario Belmar ; director, Luis Ga. Berlanga

The executioner : El verdugo, Video Mercury Films ; Naga Films, S.A. y Zebra Films, S.P.A. presentan en coproducción hispano-italiana ; un film de Luis Ga. Berlanga ; argumento y guión, Luis Ga. Berlanga y Rafael Azcona ; colaborator en el guión, Ennio Flaiano ; productor ejecutivo, Nazario Belmar ; director, Luis Ga. Berlanga

Label
The executioner : El verdugo
Title
The executioner
Title remainder
El verdugo
Statement of responsibility
Video Mercury Films ; Naga Films, S.A. y Zebra Films, S.P.A. presentan en coproducción hispano-italiana ; un film de Luis Ga. Berlanga ; argumento y guión, Luis Ga. Berlanga y Rafael Azcona ; colaborator en el guión, Ennio Flaiano ; productor ejecutivo, Nazario Belmar ; director, Luis Ga. Berlanga
Title variation
Verdugo
Contributor
Actor
Art director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film distributor
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • spa
  • eng
  • spa
  • spa
Summary
A macabre farce about an undertaker who marries an executioner's daughter and reluctantly takes over her father's job so the family can keep their government allotted apartment
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Verdugo (Motion picture : 1963)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Art direction, Luis Arguello ; editor, Alfonso Santacana ; music, Miguel Asins Arbó ; director of photography, Tonino Delli Colli
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Spanish, with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
  • PN1997.B474
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • V3982 2004
  • .V473 2016
PerformerNote
Nino Manfredi, Emma Penella, José Isbert, José Luis López Vázquez, Ángel Álvarez, Guido Alberti, Julia Caba Alba, María Luisa Ponte, María Isbert, Erasmo Pascual, Xan Das Bolas, José Orjas, Jose Maria Prada
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2008
  • 1910-1972
  • 1916-1996
  • 1921-2004
  • 1930-
  • 1885-1966
  • 1906-1983
  • 1909-1996
  • 1912-1988
  • 1918-1996
  • 1917-2011
  • 1906-1983
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Berlanga, Luis García
  • Belmar, Nazario
  • Azcona, Rafael
  • Flaiano, Ennio
  • Delli Colli, Tonino
  • Asíns Arbó, Miguel
  • Santacana, Alfonso
  • Arguello, Luis
  • Manfredi, Nino
  • Penella, Emma
  • Isbert, José
  • López Vázquez, José Luis
  • Álvarez, Ángel
  • Alberti, Guido
  • Caba Alba, Julia
  • Ponte, María Luisa
  • Isbert, María
  • Pascual, Erasmo
  • Bolas, Xan das
  • Orjas, José
  • Prada, José Maria
  • Video Mercury Films, S.A
  • Naga Films
  • Zebra Films, Ltd
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
92
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
840
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Executions and executioners
  • Undertakers and undertaking
  • Families
  • Capital punishment
  • Capital punishment
  • Ajusticiamientos y verdugos
  • Familia
  • Capital punishment
  • Executions and executioners
  • Families
  • Undertakers and undertaking
  • Spain
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The executioner : El verdugo, Video Mercury Films ; Naga Films, S.A. y Zebra Films, S.P.A. presentan en coproducción hispano-italiana ; un film de Luis Ga. Berlanga ; argumento y guión, Luis Ga. Berlanga y Rafael Azcona ; colaborator en el guión, Ennio Flaiano ; productor ejecutivo, Nazario Belmar ; director, Luis Ga. Berlanga
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • Originally produced as a 1963 motion picture
  • Insert includes an essay by film critic David Cairns: By the neck
  • Bonus features: New interview with Pedro Almodóvar ; Bad Spaniard: new program on director Luis García Berlanga ; episode of the Spanish television program La mitad invisible from 2009 on The executioner, featuring archival interviews with Berlanga ; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + 1 folded sheet (10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9781681432175
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515187411
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2690D
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)958383784
  • 1554806
  • (OCoLC)ocn958383784
  • 1554806
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital monoaural
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The executioner : El verdugo, Video Mercury Films ; Naga Films, S.A. y Zebra Films, S.P.A. presentan en coproducción hispano-italiana ; un film de Luis Ga. Berlanga ; argumento y guión, Luis Ga. Berlanga y Rafael Azcona ; colaborator en el guión, Ennio Flaiano ; productor ejecutivo, Nazario Belmar ; director, Luis Ga. Berlanga
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from title screen
  • Originally produced as a 1963 motion picture
  • Insert includes an essay by film critic David Cairns: By the neck
  • Bonus features: New interview with Pedro Almodóvar ; Bad Spaniard: new program on director Luis García Berlanga ; episode of the Spanish television program La mitad invisible from 2009 on The executioner, featuring archival interviews with Berlanga ; trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. + 1 folded sheet (10 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (92 min.)
Isbn
9781681432175
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515187411
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2690D
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)958383784
  • 1554806
  • (OCoLC)ocn958383784
  • 1554806
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital monoaural
Video recording format
DVD

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