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Central Station / Sony Pictures Classics ; an Arthur Cohn production ; a film by Walter Salles ; screenplay, Joao Emanuel Carneiro, Marcos Bernstein ; produced by Arthur Cohn and Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre ; directed by Walter Salles.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD CEN (Text) 31951004241201 Main Floor - DVDs Global Available -
 : Donated by World Film Forum [ RC 2017-10-23 @ WLAFY-WES ]

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767835166
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (106 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, Calif. : Columbia TriStar Home Video, [1999]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 2.35:1).
Originally produced as motion picture in 1998 under title: Central do Brasil.
"Copyright 1998 VideoFilmes Producoes Artisticas, LTDA and Mact Productions S.A."--Container.
Special features: scene selection ; audio commentary with Arthur Cohn, Fernanda Montenegro, Walter Salles ; theatrical trailer ; talent & filmographies.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Walter Carvalho ; editors, Isabella Rathery, Felipe Lacorda ; music, Antonio Pinto, Jaques Morelembaum.
Participant or Performer Note:
Fernanda Montenegro, Marilia Pera, Vinicius de Oliveira.
Summary, etc.:
When a young boy witnesses his mother's accidental death, a lonely, retired school-teacher reluctantly takes the child under her wing.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: R.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Portuguese language soundtrack (stereo) with English subtitles ; closed-captioned in English for the hearing impaired.
Awards Note:
Golden Globe: Best foreign language film.
Subject: Homeless children > Brazil > Rio de Janeiro > Drama.
Motion pictures, Portuguese.
Motion pictures > Brazil.
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Films for the hearing impaired.
Videos (DVD)

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