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Dante : inferno to paradise / Steeplechase Films ; directed by Ric Burns ; producer, Leigh Howell, Bonnie Lafave ; written by Ric Burns, Riccardo Bruscagli.

Burns, Ric, (film director,, screenwriter.). Howell, Leigh, (film producer.). Lafave, Bonnie, (film producer.). Bruscagli, Riccardo, (screenwriter.). Cox, Alan, 1970- (actor,, narrator.). Fazzini, Antonio, (actor.). Keane, Brian, (musician.). Fraser, Fattori, (actor.). Steeplechase Films Inc., (production company.). PBS Distribution (Firm), (distributor.). Alan Cox, Antonio Fazzini, Fattori Fraser, Dikran Tulaine. (Cast).

Summary:
Dante Alighieri's "The Divine Comedy" is arguably the greatest single work ever created in the history of Western literature. Explore the mesmerizing story, at once dreamlike and hyper-real, that unfolds within the poem itself; the story of how Dante managed to create it under such unpromising circumstances, and how it has been transmitted over time.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781531713591
  • ISBN: 1531713599
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (240 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : PBS Distribution, [2024]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2024.
Wide screen.
Bonus features: disc 1, Lucifer's fall and the geography of Hell ; disc 2, Terza Rima and the structure of "The Divine Comedy".
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: The inferno -- Disc 2. The resurrection.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editors, Omry Maoz (and 6 others) ; Director of Photography, Buddy Squires, Tim Craigg, Music, Brian Keane.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alan Cox, Antonio Fazzini, Fattori Fraser, Dikran Tulaine.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: TV14.
Grade High School (9-12).
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen, NTSC, 5.1 surround, region 1.
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321.
Authors, Italian > Italy > 13th century > Biography.
Poets, Italian > To 1500 > Biography.
Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321. Divina commedia > Criticism and interpretation.
Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321.
Authors, Italian > Itali > 13th century.
Poets, Italian > To 1500.
Genre: Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Available copies

  • 0 of 1 copy available at Berks County. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at RACC.

Holds

  • 2 current holds with 1 total copy.
Show Only Available Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Status Due Date Courses
RACC PQ4471.D1 D36 2024 (Text) 33624024876060 New DVD In Transit -


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