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DVD006275

Downhill Racer

Ritchie, Michael. USA. 1969.

Title:
Downhill Racer
Director:
Ritchie, Michael
Production Co:
Paramount PIctures; Wildwood Enterprises
Country:
USA
Year:
1969
Publisher:
The Criterion Collection, 2015
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   102 minutes.   color.   sound - monaural.   widescreen
Language:
English
Genre:
Drama; Sport
Notes:
Robert Redford is David Chappellet, a ruthlessly ambitious skier competing for Olympic gold in the debut feature from director Michael Ritchie. Gene Hackman plays the team’s coach. Screenplay by James Salter. Restored hi-definition digital transfer. Supplemental materials include: interview with Redford, Salter, editor James Harris, production manager Walter Coblenz, skier and technical advisor Jay Jalbert; audio excerpts from 1977 AFI seminar with director Ritchie; trailer; promotional film HOW FAST?(12 minutes, 1969); essay by critic Todd McCarthy.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
In