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Title Les parapluies de Cherbourg [videorecording] = The umbrellas of Cherbourg / Janus Films ; Ciné-Tamaris Films ; produced by Mag Bodard ; written and directed by Jacques Demy.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, 2017.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    L UMBR UC L18DVD    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (92 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded insert (illustrations ; 19 cm.)
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Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
widescreen (1.85:1) rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
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Series Criterion collection ; 716
Criterion collection ; 716.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Dgitial 5.1 surround.
Language French dialogue with English subtitles.
Cast Catherine Deneuve, Nino Castelnuovo, Anne Vernon, Marc Michel, Ellen Farner, Mireille Perrey, J. Champion, P. Caden, J.P. Dorat, B. Fradet, M. Benoist, P. Dumat, D. Blank, J. Carat, Harald Wolff.
Credits Cinematography, Jean Rabier; production designer, Bernard Evein ; editor, A.M. Cotret, M. Teisseire; costumes, J. Moreau ; music written and directed by Michel Legrand.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1964.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary Geneviève, a shop assistant, falls in love with Guy, a gas station mechanic. But a life with him will not be in her future. A tender, bittersweet love story, sung throughout in French.
Note Special features: Once upon a time ... "The umbrellas of Cherboug", a 2008 documentary; interview from 2014 with film scholar Rodney Hill; French television interview from 1964 featuring director Jacques Demy and composer Michel Legrand discussing the film; audio recordings of interviews with actor Catherine Deneuve (1983) and Legrand (1991) at the National Film Theatre in London; restoration demonstration; original theatrical trailer; an essay by critic Jim Ridley (on insert).
Subject Man-woman relationships -- France -- Drama.
First loves -- Drama.
France -- Social life and customs -- Drama.
Cherbourg (France) -- Drama.
Genre/Form Romance films.
Musical films.
Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Demy, Jacques, film director, screenwriter, actor.
Bodard, Mag, 1916- presenter, film producer.
Rabier, Jean, 1927- director of photography.
Legrand, Michel, 1932- composer (expression)
Cotret, Anne-Marie, film editor.
Teisseire, M. (Monique), film editor.
Evein, Bernard, 1929-2006, production designer.
Moreau, Jacqueline, 1929- costume designer.
Deneuve, Catherine, 1943- actor.
Castelnuovo, Nino, 1936 or 1937- actor.
Vernon, Anne, 1925- actor.
Michel, Marc, 1929-2016, actor.
Perrey, Mireille, actor.
Champion, Jean, 1914-2001, actor.
Dorat, Jean-Pierre, actor.
Benoist, Michel, actor.
Blank, Dorothée, actor.
Wolff, Harald, 1909-1977, actor.
Janus Films, production company.
Ciné Tamaris (Firm), production company.
Parc Film (Firm), production company.
Madeleine Films, production company.
Beta Film GmbH, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Parapluies de Cherbourg (Motion picture)
ISBN 9781681432939
Standard No. 715515196918
Music No. CC2756D The Criterion Collection

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