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Title Nuit et brouillard [videorecording] = Night and fog / une co-production Como Films, Argos Films, Cocinor and Janus Films ; producers, Anatole Dauman, Samy Halfon, Philippe Lifchitz ; text writer, Jean Cayrol ; director, Alain Resnais.

Imprint [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2003]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F 940.54 NUI    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    F 940.54 NUI    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    940.54 NIG    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    940.54 NIG    Available
Description 1 videodisc (31 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 197
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 197.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
Special features : crew profiles written by film historian Peter Cowie ; optional isolated music track ; new essay about the film by Phillip Lopate ; excerpt from an audio interview with Alain Resnais, from "Les Etoiles du cinema (1994) ; information about the composer, Hanns Eisler, by Russell Lack.
Credits Directors of photography, Ghislain Cloquet, Sacha Vierny ; narrator, Michel Bouquet ; music, Hanns Eisler ; production designer, Edouard Muszka ; executive producers, Peter Becker, Fumiko Takagi.
Summary Ten years after the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps, this piece documents the abandoned grounds of Auschwitz and Majdanek. One of the first cinematic reflections on the horrors of the Holocaust and contrasts the stillness of the abandoned camps' quiet, empty buildings with haunting wartime footage.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono.
Language French dialogue; with optional English subtitles.
Subject Auschwitz (Concentration camp) -- Buildings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Concentration camps -- Europe.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Added Author Dauman, Anatole, 1925-1998.
Halfon, Samy.
Lifchitz, Philippe.
Cayrol, Jean.
Resnais, Alain, 1922-2014-
Cloquet, Ghislain.
Vierny, Sacha, 1919-2001
Bouquet, Michel.
Eisler, Hanns, 1898-1962.
Muszka, Edouard.
Como Films.
Argos Films.
Cocinor (Firm)
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Night and fog
Note Title on container: Alain Resnais' Night and fog
ISBN 0780026942
Standard No. 037429180822
Music No. NIG110 Criterion Collection

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