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The Resource Jean Renoir, a Jean Renoir film, (videorecording)

Jean Renoir, a Jean Renoir film, (videorecording)

Label
Jean Renoir
Title
Jean Renoir
Statement of responsibility
a Jean Renoir film
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
  • Whirlpool of fate: after the suspicious death of her father a young girl runs away from her brutal uncle and joins a gypsy camp
  • Nana: A women rises from poverty to become a dance hall queen and courtesan in 1860s Paris, destroying the lives of the men who fall in love with her
  • Charleston parade: shows the journey of a man in blackface to a post-Apocalyptic Paris, where he meets a girl who teaches him the Charleston, and they leave together in his spaceship
  • The little match girl: the visions seen by a poor match seller as she lights her matches one by one to keep from freezing to death
  • La Marseillaise: a dramatization of the French Revolution, from the period immediately preceeding it in 1789 up to the first bloody confrontation
  • The doctor's horrible experiment: experimental fantasy about a Jekyll/Hyde-type psychiatrist/lunatic creating havoc in 1950s Paris
  • The elusive corporal: set in a German P.O.W. camp in 1940, this is the story of a French corporal who is determined to escape to return to Paris and fight once more
Related
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Whirlpool of fate: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet, Alphonse Gibory ; silent film music, Marc Perrone
  • Nana: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet, C.E. Corwin ; silent film music, Marc-Olivier Dupin
  • Charleston parade: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet
  • Little match girl: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet ; silent film music, Marc Perrone
  • La Marseillaise: Cinematography, Bourgoun, A. Douarinou, Maillols, J-P Alphen, J. Louis ; antique music, LaLande, Gety, Rameau, Mozart, Bach, Rouget de Lisle ; modern music, Kosma, Sauveplane
  • The doctor's horrible experiment and The elusive corporal: Cinematography, Georges Leclerc ; original music, Joseph Kosma
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
In French with English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
J436 2007
PerformerNote
  • Whirlpool of fate: Catherine Hessling, Pierre Philippe, Marc Rosaert, Georges Terof, Mike Fockenberghe, Harold Lewingston, Maurice Touze, Pierre Champagne, Andre Derain
  • Nana: Catherine Hessling, Werner Krauss, Jean Angelo, Pierre Philippe, Valeska Gert, Claude Moore
  • Charleston parade: Catherine Hessling, Johnny Huggins, Pierre Braunberger, Andre Cerf, Pierre Lestringuez, Jean Renoir
  • Little match girl: Catherine Hessling, Jean Storm, Manuel Raaby, Anny Xells
  • La Marseillaise: Pierre Renoir, Carette, Aime Clariond, Irene Joachim, Andrex, Ardisson
  • The doctor's horrible experiment: Jean-Louis Barrault, Teddy Billis, Jean Topart, Michel Vitold, Regine Blaes, Jaque Catelain, Jacques Danoville, Micheline Gary, Jean-Pierre Granval, Gaston Modot, Jacqueline Morane, Raymone
  • The elusive corporal: Jean-Pierre Cassel, Claude Brasseur, O.E. Hasse, Claude Rich, Jacques Jouanneau, Sacha Briquet, Mario David, Jean Carmet, Raymond Jourdan, Guy Bedos, Philippe Castrelli, Gerard Darieu, Conny Froboess
Runtime
580
Technique
live action
Label
Jean Renoir, a Jean Renoir film, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Whirlpool of fate originally released as a motion picture in 1925 ; Nana originally released as a motion picture in 1926 ; Charleston parade originally released as a motion picture in1927 ; The little match girl originally released as a motion picture in 1928 ; La Marseillaise originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; The doctor's horrible experiment originally released as a motion picture in 1959 ; The elusive corporal originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • "Nana" is based on the novel by Emile Zola ; "The little match girl" is based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen ; "The doctor's horrible experiment" is based on R.L. Stevenson's novel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Goethe's Faust ; "The elusive corporal" is based on the novel by Jacques Perret
  • Bonus featurette: "Jean Renoir, an auteur to remember, " featuring interviews with Martin Scorsese, Michael Ballhaus, Alain Renoir, and others
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. La fille de l'eau = Whirlpool of fate / Les Films Jean Renoir ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez ; adaptation Jean Renoir (72 min.) -- Nana / Films Renoir ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez (130 min.)
  • Disc 2. Sur an air de Charleston = Charleston parade / Neo-Film ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez (20 min.) -- La petite marchande d'allumettes = The little match girl / directed by Jean Renoir and Jean Tedesco ; screenplay, Jean Renoir (33 min.) -- La Marseillaise / Jean Renoir Company ; Societe d'Exploitations et de Productions Cinematographiques ; Societaire de la Comedie Francaise ; screenplay, Jean Renoir (132 min.)
  • Disc 3. Le testament du Docteur Cordelier = The doctor's horrible experiment / screenplay and adaptation, Jean Renoir, Guy LeFranc, Charles Spaak (97 min.) -- Le caporal épinglé = The elusive corporal / screenplay and adaptation, Jean Renoir, Guy Lefranc, Charles Spaak ; produced by Adry de Carbuccia and Roland Girard (96 min.)
Control code
u1091146
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen, Collector's ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 580 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236211006
Other physical details
si. and sd., b&w
Publisher number
21100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o123197717
  • (OCoLC)123197717
System details
  • DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Digitally mastered
  • DVD (Le caporal épinglé), region 1, widescreen (16x9) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jean Renoir, a Jean Renoir film, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Whirlpool of fate originally released as a motion picture in 1925 ; Nana originally released as a motion picture in 1926 ; Charleston parade originally released as a motion picture in1927 ; The little match girl originally released as a motion picture in 1928 ; La Marseillaise originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; The doctor's horrible experiment originally released as a motion picture in 1959 ; The elusive corporal originally released as a motion picture in 1962
  • "Nana" is based on the novel by Emile Zola ; "The little match girl" is based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen ; "The doctor's horrible experiment" is based on R.L. Stevenson's novel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Goethe's Faust ; "The elusive corporal" is based on the novel by Jacques Perret
  • Bonus featurette: "Jean Renoir, an auteur to remember, " featuring interviews with Martin Scorsese, Michael Ballhaus, Alain Renoir, and others
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Disc 1. La fille de l'eau = Whirlpool of fate / Les Films Jean Renoir ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez ; adaptation Jean Renoir (72 min.) -- Nana / Films Renoir ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez (130 min.)
  • Disc 2. Sur an air de Charleston = Charleston parade / Neo-Film ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez (20 min.) -- La petite marchande d'allumettes = The little match girl / directed by Jean Renoir and Jean Tedesco ; screenplay, Jean Renoir (33 min.) -- La Marseillaise / Jean Renoir Company ; Societe d'Exploitations et de Productions Cinematographiques ; Societaire de la Comedie Francaise ; screenplay, Jean Renoir (132 min.)
  • Disc 3. Le testament du Docteur Cordelier = The doctor's horrible experiment / screenplay and adaptation, Jean Renoir, Guy LeFranc, Charles Spaak (97 min.) -- Le caporal épinglé = The elusive corporal / screenplay and adaptation, Jean Renoir, Guy Lefranc, Charles Spaak ; produced by Adry de Carbuccia and Roland Girard (96 min.)
Control code
u1091146
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen, Collector's ed.
Extent
3 videodiscs (ca. 580 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012236211006
Other physical details
si. and sd., b&w
Publisher number
21100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o123197717
  • (OCoLC)123197717
System details
  • DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Digitally mastered
  • DVD (Le caporal épinglé), region 1, widescreen (16x9) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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