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Title La mort en ce jardin [videorecording] / Jacques Mage et Oscar Dancigers présentent ; un film de Luis Buñuel ; adaptation, Luis Alcoriza, Luis Buñuel, Raymond Queneau ; une co-production franco-mexicaine Dismage, Producciones Tepeyac.

Imprint [United States] : Transflux Films ; San Francisco, CA : Distributed by Microcinema International, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    F MOR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([12] p. : ill ; 18 cm.)
Note Based on the novel by José-André Lacour.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Special features: Audio commentary by film scholar Ernesto R. Acevedo-Munoz; new video interviews with actor Michel Piccoli and film scholar Victor Fuentes; stills gallery; booket featuring essays by Juan-Luis Buñuel and Susan Hayward.
Credits Director of photography, Jorge Stahl ; editors, Marguertie Renoir, Denise Charvein ; music, Paul Misraki.
Cast Simone Signoret, Charles Vanel, Georges Marchal, Michel Piccoli, Raul Ramirez, Tito Junco.
Summary Amid a revolution in a South American mining outpost, a band of fugitives are forced to flee for their lives into the jungle. Starving, exhausted, and stripped of their old identities, they wander desperately, lured by one deceptive promise of salvation after another.
System Details DVD, all regions, widescreen (1:66:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject Revolutions -- South America -- Drama.
Fugitives from justice -- South America -- Drama.
Jungle survival -- South America -- Drama.
Genre/Form Action and adventure films
Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983. Director. Screenwriter.
Dancigers, Oscar, -1976. Producer.
Mage, Jacques. Producer.
Alcoriza, Luis. Screenwriter.
Queneau, Raymond, 1903-1976. Screenwriter.
Signoret, Simone, 1921-1985. Actor.
Vanel, Charles, 1892-1989. Actor.
Marchal, Georges, 1920-1997. Actor.
Piccoli, Michel, 1925- Actor.
Ramírez, Raúl, 1928- Actor.
Junco, Tito, 1915-1983. Actor.
Lacour, José-André. Mort en ce jardin.
Misraki, Paul, 1908-1998. Composer.
Dismage (Firm)
Producciones Tepeyac.
Transflux Films.
Microcinema, Inc.
Note Title on container: Luis Buñuel's death in the garden
Added Title Death in the garden
Standard No. 880198096890
Music No. MC-968 Microcinema International

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