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Title Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie [videorecording] = The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie/ The Criterion Collection ; Janus Films ; Rialto Pictures ; Studio Canal ; Serge Silberman présente un film de Luis Buñuel ; scénario de Luis Bunuel avec la collaboration de Jean-Claude Carrière ; un film produit par Serge Silberman.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    DIS    Available
Edition Widescreen ed. (1.66:1)
Description 2 videodiscs (101, 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Criterion collection ; 102
The Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 102.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
Note Originally released as motion picture in 1972.
Contents Disc one. Feature ; El náufrago de la calle de Providencia = The castaway on the street of Providence, 24-minute documentary homage to Buñuel by his longtime friends Arturo Ripstein and Rafael Castanedo made in 1970 ; original theatrical trailer -- Disc two. A propósito de Buñuel = Speaking of Buñuel, 98-minute documentary produced in 2000 on the life and work of Buñuel by Jose Luis López-Linares and Javier Rioyo (French and Spanish with optional English subtitles) ; Buñuel filmography.
Credits Photography, Edmond Richard ; editor, Hélène Plemiannikov ; sets, Pierre Guffroy.
Cast Fernando Rey, Delphine Seyrig, Stephane Audran, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Bulle Ogier, Paul Frankeur, Julien Bertheau.
Summary "An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital, mono.
Language In French with optional English subtitles.
Awards Academy Awards (1972): Best foreign film
Subject Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983
Upper class -- Drama.
Dinners and dining -- Drama.
Surrealism in motion pictures
Genre/Form Motion pictures, French.
Comedy films
Added Author Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983
Silberman, Serge
Carrière, Jean-Claude, 1931-
Rey, Fernando, 1917-1994.
Seyrig, Delphine, 1932-1990
Audran, Stéphane, 1932-
Ripstein, Arturo.
Castanedo, Rafael
López-Linares, José Luis
Rioyo, Javier
Rialto Pictures LLC
Studio Canal+
Janus Films
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie
Náufrago de la calle de Providencia.
A propósito de Buñuel.
ISBN 078002382X : $39.95
Standard No. 037429154625
Music No. DIS610 Criterion Collection

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