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Title Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles [videorecording] / Paradise Films et Unité Trois ; direction de la photographie, Babette Mangolte ; un film écrit et réalisé par Chantal Anne Akerman ; direction de production, Evelyne Paul, Corinne Jenart.

Imprint [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2009]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F JEA    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    JEA    Available
Edition Director-approved special ed.
Description 2 videodiscs (201 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([16] p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series The Criterion collection ; 484
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 484.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Special features: Disc 1. Restored digital transfer, supervised and approved by director Chantal Akerman. Disc 2. "Autour de Jeanne Dielman:" a 69-minute documentary shot by actor Sami Frey and edited by Agnes Ravez and Akerman, made during the filming; "Chantal Akerman : on Jeanne Dielman" interview with Chantal Akerman; "Chantal Akerman on filmmaking" exerpted from a 1997 episode of the French television program Cinéma de notre temps; "Chantal Akerman and Delphine Seyrig" segment from the 1976 French television program Les rendez-vous du dimanche where Akerman and Seyrig discuss their work on Jeanne Dielman; "Babette Mangolte" interview with cinematographer Babette Mangolte; "Natalia Akerman" interview with Chantal Akerman's mother; "Saute ma ville" short film directed by and starring Chantal Akerman. Booklet: "A matter of time" by film scholar Ivone Marguilies.
Credits Editor, Patricia Canino ; sound editor, Alain Marchal ; art direction, Philippe Graff.
Cast Delphine Seyrig, Jan Decorte, Henri Storck, Jacques Doniol-Valcroze, Yves Bical.
Summary " ... meticulously details, with a sense of impending doom, the daily domestic routine of a middle-aged widow, whose chores include making the beds, cooking dinner for her son, and turning the occasional trick"--Container.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language French dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject Widows -- Belgium -- Brussels -- Drama.
Mothers and sons -- Belgium -- Brussels -- Drama.
Prostitution -- Belgium -- Brussels -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, Belgian.
Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Mangolte, Babette. Cinematographer. Interviewee.
Akerman, Chantal. Director. Screenwriter. Interviewee.
Paul, Evelyn. Producer.
Jenart, Corinne. Producer.
Seyrig, Delphine, 1932-1990. Actor.
Decorte, Jan. Actor.
Storck, Henri. Actor.
Doniol-Valcroze, Jacques. Actor.
Bical, Yves. Actor.
Frey, Sami, 1937- Cinematographer.
Margulies, Ivone. Matter of time.
Janus Films.
Paradise Films.
Helene Films. Unité Trois.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Cinéma de notre temps.
Autour de Jeanne Dielman.
Saute ma ville.
ISBN 9781604651775
1604651776
Standard No. 715515048019
Music No. CC1825D Criterion Collection

 
    
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