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Title The passion de Joan of Arc = La passion of Jeanne D'Arc [(DVD) videorecording] / Janus Films ; Gaumont ; [présénte par] la Société générale de films ; un film de Carl Th. Dreyer ; scénario, Carl Theodor Dreyer avec la collaboration de Joseph Delteil.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [1999]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH PAS    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 libretto (25 pages ; 16 cm)
Series The Criterion collection ; 62
The Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 62.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
System Details DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; (1.33:1).
Language Silent film with French intertitles, optional English subtitles and optional oratorio soundtrack sung in Latin and French.
Cast Renée Falconetti, Eugène Silvain, André Berley, Maurice Schutz, Antonin Artaud, Gilbert Dalleu, Jean d'Yd, Lois Ravet.
Credits Photography, Rudolph Maté; music, Richard Einhorn.
Note "The Cinémathèque française presents a film restored in 1985."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1928.
Optional soundtrack features Richard Einhorn's oratorio "Voices of light" inspired by the silent motion picture and performed by Anonymous 4, Susan Narucki, the Netherlands Radio Choir and the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic.
Special features: an extensive production design archive; Audio essay / Casper Tybjerg, a Dreyer scholar from the University of Copenhagen; a history of Passion's many versions, with clips; audio interview with Falconetti's daughter; an essay by Richard Einhorn on Joan of Arc and Voices of Light; Voices of Light libretto booklet, including the medieval texts used in Einhorn's composition.
Summary Dramatization of the life of Joan of Arc centering on her trial and execution.
Subject Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431 -- Drama.
Christian saints -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Indexed Term Jeanne, d'arc, Sainte, 1412-1431 Drame
Subject DVDs.
Added Author Dreyer, Carl Theodor, 1889-1968.
Falconetti, Renée, 1892-1946.
Silvain, Eugène-Charles-Joseph, 1851-1930.
Schutz, Maurice.
Artaud, Antonin, 1896-1948.
Dalleu, Gilbert, 1890-1931.
Narucki, Susan.
Falconetti, Hélène, 1915-
Einhorn, Richard, 1952 August 2- Voices of light.
Janus Films.
Gaumont (Firm)
Société générale de films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Cinémathèque française.
Anonymous 4 (Musical group)
Groot Omroepkoor.
Radio Filharmonisch Orkest (Nederlandse Omroep Stichting)
Added Title Passion of Joan of Arc
Note Title on container: Carl Th. Dreyer's the passion of Joan of Arc
Added Title Passion de Jeanne d'Arc (Motion picture)
ISBN 0780022343
Standard No. 037429139820
Music No. PAS050 Criterion Collection
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