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Title Pickpocket [videorecording] / un film de Robert Bresson ; Mondial Films ; produit par Agnes Delahaie.

Imprint United States : Criterion Collection, 2005.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F PIC    Available
 PAS Central Library DVD    PIC    Available
Description 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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Series Criterion collection ; 314
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 314.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language French soundtrack with optional subtitles in English.
Cast Martin Lassalle, Marika Green, Pierre Leymarie, Jean Pelegri.
Credits Cinematography, Léonce-Henri Burel; editor, Raymond Lamy ; music, Jean-Baptiste Lully.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1959.
Summary Michel, an insignificant man who drifts into crime, is arrested and imprisoned. Upon release, he abandons an attempt at reform when a master pickpocket teaches him his art.
Note Special features: new, restored high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary by film scholar James Quandt; new video introduction by writer-director Paul Schrader; the models of "Pickpocket", a 2003 documentary by filmmaker Babette Mangolte, featuring actors from the film; a 1960 interview with Bresson, from the French television program Cinépanorama; Q & A on Pickpocket, with actress Marika Green and filmmakers Paul Vecchiali and Jean-Pierre Améris fielding questions at a 2000 screening of the film; footage of sleight-of-hand artist and Pickpocket consultant Kassagi, from a 1962 episode of the French television show La piste aux étoiles; original theatrical trailer; plus a new essay by novelist and culture critic Gary Indiana.
Contents Special features: Audio commentary by film scholar James Quandt ; New video introduction by writer-director Paul Schrader ; "The models of 'Pickpocket'," a 2003 documentary by filmmaker Babette Mangolte, featuring actors from the film ; A 1960 interview with Bresson, from the French television program "Cinépanorama" ; Q & A on "Pickpocket," with actress Marika Green and filmmakers Paul Vecchiali and Jean-Pierre Améris fileding questions at a 2000 screening of the film ; Footage of sleight-of-hand artist and "Pickpocket" consultant Kassagi, from a 1962 episode of the French television show "La piste aux étoiles ; Original theatrical trailer.
Subject Pickpockets -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Foreign films.
Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Bresson, Robert. Director.
Delahaie, Agnes.
La Salle, Martin. Actor.
Green, Marika. Actor.
Leymarie, Pierre. Actor.
Pélégri, Jean, 1920- Actor.
Lully, Jean-Baptiste, 1632-1687.
Burel, Léonce-Henri, 1892-1977.
Lamy, Raymond.
Mondial Films International Distribution.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 078003032X
9780780030329
Standard No. 037429209523
715515120210
Music No. PIC150 Criterion Collection

 
    
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