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Title Au revoir les enfants [videorecording] = Goodbye, children / Janus Films ; ecrit et réalisé par Louis Malle ; image, Renato Berta ; une co-production, Nouvelles Editions de Films, M.K.2 Productions, Stella Film.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y]. : Criterion Collection, [2006]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F AUR    DUE 12-09-20
 PAS Central Library DVD    AUR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (17 p. : ill. ; 18 cm)
Series Criterion collection ; 330
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 330.
Note Videodisc release of the 1987 motion picture.
"New, restored high-definition digital transfer"--Container.
Booklet includes an essay by film critic Philip Kemp ("Childhood's end"), and an essay by historian Francis J. Murphy ("Père Jacques and the petit-collège d'avon").
Credits Editor, Emmanuelle Castro ; production design, Willy Holt ; costumes, Corinne Jorry ; production manager, Gerald Molto.
Cast Gaspard Manesse, Raphäel Fejtö, Francine Racette, Stanislas Carré de Malberg, Philippe Morier-Genoud, François Berleand, Francois Neǵret, Peter Fitz, Pascal Rivet, Benoit Henriet, Richard LeBouef.
Summary " ... tells a heartbreaking story of friendship and devastating loss between two boys living in Nazi-occupied France. At a provincial Catholic boarding school, the precocious youths enjoy true comaraderie--until a secret is revealed. Based on events from writer-director Louis Malle's own childhood, the film is a subtle, precisely observed tale of courage, cowardice, and tragic awakening"--Container.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language French dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Drama.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Drama.
France -- Children -- Drama.
Genre/Form Historical films
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, French.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Criterion collection
Added Author Malle, Louis, 1932-1995.
Berta, Renato.
Manesse, Gaspard, 1975-
Fejtö, Raphaël.
Racette, Francine.
Malberg, Stanislas Carré de, 1969-
Morier-Genoud, Philippe.
Berléand, François.
Négret, François.
Fitz, Péter.
Kemp, Philip. Childhood's end.
Murphy, Francis J. Père Jacques and the petit-collège d'avon.
Janus Films.
Nouvelles éditions de films (Firm)
MK2 Productions.
Stella Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Goodbye, children
ISBN 0780030044
9780780030046
Standard No. 037429207123
Music No. AUR020 Criterion Collection

 
    
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