The Pianist

The Pianist

Director: Roman Polanski Cast: Adrien Brody, Thomas Kretschmann, Frank Finlay

Product Details

Release Date: 08/22/2006
UPC: 0025193088529
Original Release: 2002
Rating: R
Source: Focus Features
Region Code: 1
Time: 2:30:00

Special Features

Insight into the making of the film and its authenticity; Roman Polanski's own story of survival during WWII; Behind-the-scenes interviews with Oscar winners Roman Polanski, Adrien Brody and Ronald Harwood; Clips of Wladyslaw Szpilman playing the piano

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Adrien Brody Wladyslaw Szpilman
Thomas Kretschmann Captain Wilm Hosenfeld
Frank Finlay The father
Maureen Lipman The mother
Emilia Fox Dorota
Ed Stoppard Henryk
Julia Rayner Regina
Jessica Kate Meyer Halina
Ruth Platt Janina
Michal Zebrowski Jurek
Katarzyna Figura Neighbor

Technical Credits
Roman Polanski Director,Producer
Robert Benmussa Producer
Jean-Marie Blondel Sound/Sound Designer
Timothy Burrill Executive Producer
Hervé de Luze Editor
Pawel Edelman Cinematographer
Celestia Fox Casting
Gene Gutowski Co-producer
Ronald Harwood Screenwriter
Wojciech Kilar Score Composer
Christian Kunstler Special Effects Supervisor
Heta Mantscheff Casting
Henning Molfenter Executive Producer
Ralph Remstedt Asst. Director
Lew Rywin Executive Producer
Alain Sarde Producer
Rainer Schaper Associate Producer
Anna Sheppard Costumes/Costume Designer
Allan Starski Production Designer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Pianist
1. Warsaw, 1939 [8:14]
2. No Jews Allowed [6:21]
3. Segregated [6:03]
4. A Visit From Itzak [8:05]
5. The SS [8:06]
6. To the Labor Camps [12:26]
7. Itzak Again [12:53]
8. Potatoes and Bread [9:29]
9. In Hiding [11:59]
10. On the Run [9:51]
11. In the Lion's Den [5:11]
12. No Food [5:00]
13. The Uprising [11:00]
14. Mass Destruction [6:08]
15. The Pianist [9:41]
16. A Benefactor [7:11]
17. A New Life [4:51]
18. End Titles [6:26]

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