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Title The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie [(DVD) videorecording] = Le charme discret de la 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.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2000]
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 95th Street Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH DIS    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH DIS    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (101, 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 102.
Classic collection.
System Details DVD; widescreen (1.66:1), high definition transfer; Dolby digital mono. (disc one) or Dolby digital stereo. (disc two).
Language In French with optional English subtitles.
Cast Fernando Rey, Delphine Seyrig, Stephane Audran, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Bulle Ogier, Paul Frankeur, Julien Bertheau.
Credits Photography, Edmond Richard; editor, Hélène Plemiannikov; sets, Pierre Guffroy.
Note Originally produced as motion picture in 1972.
Special features: Disc one. El náufrago de la calle de Providencia = The castaway on the street of Providence, a 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.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Awards Academy Award, Best foreign film, 1972.
Contents Disc one. Feature -- Disc two. Supplement.
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.
Subject Upper class -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Dinners and dining -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983.
Surrealism in motion pictures -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Feature films France.
Motion pictures France.
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)
Note English title: Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie
Added Title Náufrago de la calle de Providencia.
A propósito de Buñuel.
ISBN 078002382X
Music No. DIS610 Criterion Collection
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