Muerte de un ciclista = Death of a cyclist


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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (28 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm).


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
General Note
Special features: New, restored high-definition digital transfer; "Calle Bardem" (2005), a documentary on the revolutionary life and career of director Juan Antonio Bardem; new and improved English subtitle translation; plus, a booklet featuring an essay by scholar Marsha Kinder and Bardem's 1955 call to arms for Spanish cinema.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematography, Alfredo Fraile ; music, Isidro B. Maiztegui ; editing, Margarita Ochoa.
Lucia Bosé, Alberto Closas, Bruna Corrà, Carlos Casaravilla, Otello Toso, Julia Delgado Caro.
Upper-class geometry professor Juan and his wealthy, married mistress María José, driving back from a late-night rendezvous, accidentally hit a cyclist and run. The resulting tale of guilt, infidelity, and blackmail reveals the wide gap between the rich and the poor in Spain and surveys the corrept ethics of a society seduced by decadence.
System Details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Spanish dialogue with English subtitles.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Maiztegui, I. B., Fraile, A., Toso, O., Casaravilla, C., Corra, B., Bosé, L., Goyanes, M. J., Bardem, J. A., Igoa, L. F. d., & Closas, A. (2008). Muerte de un ciclista =: Death of a cyclist . Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Isidro B. Maiztegui et al.. 2008. Muerte De Un Ciclista =: Death of a Cyclist. [New York]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Isidro B. Maiztegui et al.. Muerte De Un Ciclista =: Death of a Cyclist [New York]: Criterion Collection, 2008.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Maiztegui, Isidro B., et al. Muerte De Un Ciclista =: Death of a Cyclist Criterion Collection, 2008.

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