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Uniform Title Joueuse (Motion picture)
Title Joueuse [videorecording] / Mon Voisin productions et Blueprint Film présentent, en coproduction avec Studio Canal et France 2 Cinéma ... [et al.] ; scénario, adaptation, dialogues de Caroline Bottaro en collaboration avec Caroline Maly ; produit par Dominique Besnehard et Michel Feller ; un film de Caroline Bottaro.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : Zeitgeist Films, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F JOU    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch DVD    QUE    Available
Description 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
Based on the novel La joueuse d'échecs, by Bertina Henrichs.
Special features: Le Making of Joueuse: a behind the scenes documentary featuring interviews with actors and director (20 min.) ; U.S. theatrical trailer.
Credits Music, Nicola Piovani ; director of photography, Jean-Claude Larrieu ; editor, Tina Baz.
Cast Sandrine Bonnaire, Kevin Kline, Francis Renaud, Jennifer Beals.
Summary "Lovely and quietly intelligent, French chambermaid Hélène ... comes upon a couple ... engaged in an intensely sensual chess match and discovers she has a knack for the game. This obsession, much to the chagrin of her husband and teenage daughter, leads her to seek the clandestine tutelage of a reclusive American doctor ... a liaison that radically transforms both of their lackluster lives"--Container.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; 5.1 surround sound.
Language French dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject Chess -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romance films.
Added Author Bottaro, Caroline.
Maly, Caroline.
Besnehard, Dominique.
Feller, Michel.
Bonnaire, Sandrine, 1967-
Kline, Kevin.
Renaud, Francis, 1967-
Beals, Jennifer.
Henrichs, Bertina, 1966-. Joueuse d'échecs.
Mon Voisin Productions.
Blueprint Films.
Studio Canal.
France 2 cinéma (Firm)
Zeitgeist Films.
Note Title on container: Queen to play
Standard No. 795975113632
Music No. Z1136 Zeitgeist Films

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