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Uniform Title Boudu sauvé des eaux (Motion picture)
Title Boudu sauvé des eaux [videorecording] = Boudu saved from drowning / Janus Films ; les Établissements Jacques Haik présentent ; réalisé par les Productions Michel Simon avec le concours du CCF ; réalisation de Jean Renoir.

Imprint [United States] : Home Vision Entertainment, c2005.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F BOU    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (84 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Series Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
The Criterion collection ; 305
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 305.
Note Based on the play by René Fauchois.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
Booklet includes essay by Christopher Faulkner.
Special features: introduction by Jean Renoir; excerpt from a 1967 "Cinéastes de notre temps" program, featuring Renoir and Michel Simon; new video interview with filmmaker Jean-Pierre Gorin; French television conversation between director Eric Rohmer and critic Jean Douchet; interactive map of 1930s Paris, featuring locations for the film.
Credits Cinematography, Marcel Lucien, Georges Asselin ; editors, Marguerite Houllé, Suzanne de Troye.
Cast Michel Simon, Charles Granval, Marcelle Hainia, Sévérine Lerczinska, Jean Gehret.
Summary A well-off bookseller rescues a tramp from a suicidal plunge into the Seine and his family dedicates itself to reforming him. He shows his gratitude by shaking the household to its foundations, challenging the hidebound principles of his hosts.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono; 1.33:1 aspect ratio.
Language French dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Subject Fauchois, René, 1882- -- Film and video adaptations.
Tramps -- France -- Drama.
Suicide -- France -- Prevention -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films
Criterion collection
Foreign films -- France.
Added Author Renoir, Jean, 1894-1979.
Simon, Michel, 1895-1975
Granval, Charles.
Hainia, Marcelle.
Lerczinska, Severine.
Gehret, Jean
Fauchois, René, 1882-1962. Boudu sauvé des eaux
Lucien, Marcel
Asselin, Georges.
Janus Films.
Productions Michel Simon
Établissements Jacque Haik.
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
CCF (Firm)
Added Title Boudu saved from drowning
ISBN 0780030125
Standard No. 037429207925
Music No. BOU030 Home Vision Entertainment

 
    
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