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Man on wire

Marsh, James, 1963- (Director). Chinn, Simon. (Producer). Petit, Philippe 1949- (Added Author). Nyman, Michael. (Composer). Ralph, J. (Joshua) (Composer). Petit, Philippe 1949- To reach the clouds. (Added Author). Discovery Films. (Added Author). BBC Storyville (Firm) (Added Author). UK Film Council. (Added Author). Wall to Wall (Firm) (Added Author). Red Box Films. (Added Author). Magnolia Pictures (Firm) (Added Author). Magnolia Home Entertainment (Firm) (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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McIntosh Public Library DVD 791.3 MAN (Text) 33500009992629 Main Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
    videodisc
    DVD/videorecording
  • Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2008

Content descriptions

General Note: Academy Award for Documentary Feature, 2008.
Closed-captioned.
In English, with optional Spanish subtitles.
Based on the memoir: To reach the clouds / by Philippe Petit.
Special features (43 min.): "Philippe Petit - Sydney, 1973" short film (20 min.); "An interview with Philippe Petit" (13 min.); "The man who walked between the Towers" animated film (c2005, 10 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Igor Martinovic ; film editor, Jinx Godfrey ; music by Michael Nyman, J. Ralph.
Participant or Performer Note: Philippe Petit.
Summary, etc.: "On August 7th, 1974, a young Frenchman named Philippe Petit stepped out on a wire illegally rigged between the New York World Trade Center's Twin Towers. After dancing for nearly an hour on the wire, he was arrested, taken for psychological evaluation, and brought to jail, before finally being released. This extraordinary documentary incorporates Petit's personal footage to show how he overcame seemingly insurmountable challenges to achieve the artistic crime of the century"--Container.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for some sexuality, nudity, and drug use.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Widescreen format (1.78:1) ;Dolby digital 5.1 or Dolby digital 2.0.
Language Note:
In English, with optional Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Award for Documentary Feature, 2008.
Subject: Petit, Philippe 1949-
World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)
Aerialists France Biography
Tightrope walking New York (State) New York
Acróbatas y acrobacias Francia Biografía
Genre: Biographical (Nonfiction)
Films for the hearing impaired.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
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