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Title Chantal Akerman in the seventies [(DVD) videorecording] / Janus Films.

Publication Info. [U.S.] : Criterion Collection, [2009]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH CHA    AVAILABLE
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Description 3 videodiscs (371 min.) : sound, silent, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Eclipse series, 19. Chantal Akerman in the seventies
Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Series 19, Chantal Akerman in the seventies.
System Details DVD; digitally remastered; fullscreen or widescreen format, Dolby digital mono.
Language In French with optional subtitles in English.
Contents Disc 1. La chambre ( 1972; 11 min. : si., col.) ; Hotel Monterey (1972; 62 min. : si., col.) ; News from home (1976; 86 min. : sd., col.) -- disc 2. Je tu il elle (1975; 82 min. : sd., b&w) - disc 3. Les rendez-vous d'Anna (1978; 122 min. : sd., col.)
Credits La chambre (credits from container; no cast credits): producer, director, screenplay, Chantal Akerman ; camera, Babette Mangolte.
Hotel Monterey (credits from container; no cast credits): producer, director, screenplay, Chantal Akerman ; cinematography, Babette Mangolte.
News from home (no cast credits): Co-production of Unité 3, I.N.A., Paradise Films ; cinematography, Babette Mangolte ; [film by] Chantal Akerman.
Je tu il elle: Cinematography, Bénédicte Delesalle, Renelde Dupont, Charlotte Szlovak ; director, Chantal Anne Akerman.
Les rendez-vous d'Anna: Co-production of Helene Films-Unité Trois, Paradise Films, Z.D.F. ; writer, director, Chantal Akerman.
Cast Je tu il elle: Claire Wauthion, Niels Arestrup, Chantal Akerman.
Les rendez-vous d'Anna: Aurore Clément, Helmut Griem, Magali Noel, Hanns Zischler.
Summary La chambre: The camera goes around the room three times, starting at a table, and slowly making its way 360 degrees around the room.
Hotel Monterey: Short film consisting entirely of shots of people walking in and out of a rundown New York hotel.
News from home: Presents a series of abstract and fragmentary images of everyday urban life in 1970s New York City, accompanied by the distinctive narration of filmmaker Chantal Akerman as she dispassionately reads through her mother's alternately affectionate, melancholic, and sincere, but maternally manipulative letters from her native Belgium.
Je tu il elle: Akerman's first feature-length film. A jittery young woman gradually gains experience and maturity in her travels around France. Sex, love, food and personal identity become intertwined as she sets out to define herself, her loves, and her desires.
Les rendez-vous d'Anna: An independent woman film-maker journeys through Germany, Belgium, and France, meeting a stream of friends, lovers, relatives, and strangers, and passing through alienating landscapes of anonymous hotel rooms, train stations, and cinemas.
Note For specific features see interactive menu.
Subject Women motion picture producers and directors -- Belgium -- Videodiscs.
DVDs.
Local Subject FOREIGN FILMS (FRENCH), VIDEODISCS.
Genre Fiction films.
Silent films.
Experimental films.
Short films.
Feature films France.
Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Akerman, Chantal.
Wauthion, Claire.
Arestrup, Niels.
Seyrig, Delphine, 1932-1990.
Decorte, Jan.
Storck, Henri.
Clément, Aurore, 1945-
Griem, Helmut.
Noel, Magali, 1932-
Paradise Films.
Janus Films.
Added Title Chambre.
Hotel Monterey.
News from home.
Je tu il elle.
Rendez-vous d'Anna.
ISBN 9781604652437
1604652438
Standard No. 715515053112
Music No. ECL085 Criterion Collection (set)
ECL086 Criterion Collection
ECL087 Criterion Collection
ECL088 Criterion Collection
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