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Title Carlos [videorecording] / Daniel Leconte presents with the participation of Canal+ in association with Sundance Channel with the participation of ARTE France and the participation of Centre national de la cinématographie and Deutscher Filmförderfonds and of TV5 Monde in co-production with Egoli Tossell Film ; a movie produced by Film En Stock ; un film de Olivier Assayas ; un film produit par Daniel Leconte ; producteur exécutif, Raphael Cohen ; écrit par Olivier Assayas et Dan Franck ; d'après une idèe originale de Daniel Leconte.

Publication Info. [New York, New York] : Criterion Collection, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
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1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library DVD.
Edition Director-approved four-DVD special edition.
Description 4 videodiscs (339 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (40 pages ; 19 cm).
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Physical Medium plastic rdamat
4 3/4 in.
Description digital rdatr
NTSC rdabs
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DVD video
Region 1 rdare
Series The Criterion collection ; 582
Criterion collection ; 582.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital surround 5.1.
Language In English, Arabic, French, German, Hungarian, Japanese, Russian, and Spanish with English subtitles. Booklet in English; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
Cast Édgar Ramírez, Fadi Abi Samra, Juana Acosta, Olivier Cruveiller, Jean-Baptiste Malartre, Martha Higareda, Christoph Bach, Alexander Scheer, Nora Von Waldstätten, Rodney El-Haddad, Julia Hummer, Ahmad Kaabour, Talal El-Jurdi, Badih Abou Chakra, Andre Marcon, Razane Jammal, Eriq Ebouaney, Jean-Baptiste Montagut, Peter Scherer, Joszef Toth.
Credits Cinematography, Yorick Le Saux, Denis Lenoir ; editors, Luc Barnier, Marion Monnier ; historical consultant, Stephen Smith ; production designer, François-Renaud Labarthe ; costumes, Jürgen Doering.
Note Based on an original idea by Daniel Leconte.
Event Originally broadcast as a mini-series by Canal+ in 2010.
Note Accompanying booklet contains "essays by critics Colin MacCabe and Greil Marcus, as well as a timeline of Carlos's life and biographies of selected figures portrayed in the film, written by Carlos's historical advisor, Stephen Smith.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary An epic, intensely detailed account of the life of the infamous international terrorist Ilich Ramírez Sánchez - also known as Carlos the Jackal. One of the twentieth century's most wanted fugitives, Carlos was committed to violent left-wing activism throughout the seventies and eighties, orchestrating bombings, kidnappings, and hijackings in Europe and the Middle East.
Contents Disc 1. Episode one -- Disc 2. Episode two -- Disc 3. Episode three -- Disc 4. Supplements.
Note Special features: Disc 2. "Shooting the OPEC sequence" documentary featurette; "Denis Lenoir" interview featurette; Selected-scene commentary. Disc 3. "Olivier Assayas" interview; "Édgar Ramírez" interview. Disc 4. "Carlos: terrorist without borders" documentary featurette; "Hans-Joachim Klein" interview with German left-wing militant; "Maison de France" film by Stefan Suchalla about the 1983 bombing (88 min.). Booklet: "Sudden death" essay by Colin MacCabe; "What the film wanted" essay by Greil Marcus; "The history behind Carlos" essay by Stephen Smith.
Subject Carlos, the Jackal -- Drama.
Terrorists -- Venezuela -- Drama.
Fugitives from justice -- Drama.
Left-wing extremists -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical television programs.
Television crime shows.
Action and adventure television programs.
Television mini-series.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Leconte, Daniel, 1949- Producer. Screenwriter.
Assayas, Olivier. Director. Screenwriter.
Cohen, Raphael. Producer.
Franck, Dan. Screenwriter.
Le Saux, Yorick, 1968- Cinematographer.
Lenoir, Denis, 1949- Cinematographer.
Barnier, Luc. Film editor.
Monnier, Marion. Film editor.
Smith, Stephen, 1956- Consultant.
Labarthe, François-Renaud. Artistic director.
Ramírez, Édgar, 1977- Actor.
Samra, Fadi Abi. Actor.
Acosta, Juanita, 1976- Actor.
Malartre, Jean-Baptiste. Actor.
Higareda, Martha, 1983- Actor.
Bach, Christoph, 1975- Actor.
Scheer, Alexander, 1976- Actor.
Waldstätten, Nora von, 1981- Actor.
Al Haddad, Rodney. Actor.
Hummer, Julia. Actor.
Kaabour, Ahmad. Actor.
Jurdī, Ṭalāl. Actor.
Marcon, André. Actor.
Ebouaney, Eriq. Actor.
Studio Canal+.
Sundance Channel.
ARTE France.
Centre national de la cinématographie (France)
TV5Monde (Television network)
Egoli Tossell Film AG.
Doc en Stock (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Sundance Selects (Firm)
ISBN 9781604654844
Standard No. 715515087018
Music No. CC2061D Criterion Collection

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