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Sunrise : a song of two humans / Fox Film Corporation ; William Fox presents ; scenario by Carl Mayer ; directed by F.W. Murnau.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD SUNRISE (DRAMA) (Text) 39206020925200 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2013]
  • Distributor: Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1927.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photographer, Carles Rosher and Karl Struss.
Participant or Performer Note:
George O'Brien, Janet Gaynor.
Summary, etc.:
This story of betrayal and redemption earned Oscars at the first Academy Awards ceremony in 1929 for the most 'Unique And Artistic Picture,' Best Actress and Best Cinematography. The love and loyalty of a farmer and his wife are put to the ultimate test in this classic silent film.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
Fox Movietone version: DVD, region 1, fullscreen (1.20:1) ; Dolby Digital 1.0, 2.0.
European silent version: DVD, region 1, fullscreen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital 1.0.
Language Note:
English dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards for Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Best Actress (Janet Gaynor), 1929.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Husband and wife > Drama.
Betrayal > Drama.
Redemption > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Romance films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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