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'Round midnight [videorecording] / Warner Bros. ; directed by Bertrand Tavernier ; produced by Irwin Winkler ; written by David Rayfiel, Bertrand Tavernier.

Publication:
Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, 2001.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (132 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Edition:
Widescreen version.
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Other Title:
Around midnight [videorecording]
Subjects:
Jazz musicians -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Musicians -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Jazz -- 1951-1960.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Language:
In English with optional subtitles in French, English, Spanish and Portuguese.
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; Region 1.
Summary:
Inside the Blue Note nightclub one night in 1959 Paris, an aged, ailing jazzman coaxes an eloquent wail from his tenor sax. Outside, a young Parisian too broke to buy a glass of wine strains to hear those notes. Soon they form a friendship that sparks a final burst of genius in the fading musician.
Participant:
Dexter Gordon, Franc╠žois Cluzet, Gabrielle Haker, Herbie Hancock, Bobby Hutcherson, Sandra Reaves-Phillips, Lonette McKee, Martin Scorsese.
Credits:
Photography, Bruno DeKeyzer; music, Herbie Hancock.
Notes:
Videodisc release of 1986 motion picture by Warner Bros.
Special features: Interactive menus, cast/director film highlights, theatrical trailer, scene access.
Inspired by the real-life friendship between jazz pianist Bud Powell and Francis Paudras.
Contributor:
Tavernier, Bertrand. , Director, Screenwriter
Winkler, Irwin. , Producer
Rayfiel, David. , Screenwriter
Hancock, Herbie, 1940- , Actor, Performer
Gordon, Dexter, 1923-1990 , Actor, Performer
Cluzet, Franc╠žois. , Actor
Haker, Gabrielle. , Actor
Hutcherson, Bobby. , Actor, Composer
McKee, Lonette. , Actor, Performer
Scorsese, Martin. , Actor
Warner Bros. , Producer
Warner Home Video (Firm). , Distributor
ISBN:
0790752999
OCLC:
45848514
Publisher Number:
085391160328
11603 Warner Home Video