DVD
English
Title
The grapes of wrath
Director
John Ford 1894-1973
Based on the work of
John Steinbeck
Actor
Henry Fonda Jane Darwell John Carradine Charley Grapewin
Language
English
Publisher
Place of publishing unknown: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2005 | Other editions
1 dvd-video : zw/w.
Recording date
1940
Playing time
ca. 123 min.
Note
Taalkeuze: Engels, Frans, Italiaans, Duits, Spaans Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Deens, Fins, Frans, Duits, Italiaans, Noors, Portugees, Spaans, Zweeds, Turks, Engels voor slechthorenden
EAN
5039036020275

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 50 times in Flemish libraries

About John Ford

John Martin Feeney (February 1, 1894 – August 31, 1973), known professionally as John Ford, was an Irish-American film director and naval officer. He is renowned both for Westerns such as Stagecoach (1939), The Searchers (1956), and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962), as well as adaptations of classic 20th century American novels such as The Grapes of Wrath (1940). He was the recipient of six Academy Awards including a record four wins for Best Director.

In a career of more than 50 years, Ford directed more than 140 films (although most of his silent films are now lost) and he is widely regarded as one of the most important and influential filmmakers of his generation. Ford's work was held in high regard by his colleagues, with Orson Welles and Ingmar Bergman among those who named him one of the greatest directors of all time.

Ford made frequent use of location shooting and wide shots, in which his characters were framed …Read more on Wikipedia

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