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Title Mouchette [(DVD) videorecording] / Janus Films ; Rialto Pictures ; Argos Films et Parc Film présentent ; un film de Robert Bresson ; producteur délégué, Anatole Dauman.

Edition Special edition.
[Restored version].
Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2006]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH MOUCHE    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (81 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical mono Dolby rda
NTSC rda
video file region 1 rda
DVD video
Motion pictures lcgft
Series Criterion collection ; 363.
System Details DVD, NTSC, region 1; wide screen (1.66:1, enhanced for 16:9 televisions) presentation; Dolby Digital mono; high-definition digital transfer.
Language French dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Cast Nadine Nortier, Jean-Claude Guilbert, Maria Cardinal, Paul Hebert, Jean Vimenet, Marie Susini, Suzanne Huguenin, Marine Trichet, Raymonde Chabrun.
Credits Director of photography, Ghislain Cloquet ; chief editor, Raymond Lamy ; music, Jean Wiéner.
Note Based on the novel Nouvelle histoire de Mouchette by Georges Bernanos.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1967.
Summary "Faced with a dying mother, an absent, alcoholic father, and a baby brother in need of care, the teenage Mouchette seeks solace in nature and daily routine, a respite from her economic and pubescent turmoil"--Container.
Contents Special features: Optional audio feature commentary by film scholar, critic, and festival programmer Tony Rayns -- Zum Beispiel Bresson [= Au hasard Bresson] (un film von Martin Ripkens und Hans Stempel ; regie, Theodor Kotulla ; b & w, 31 min.) [1967 documentary by film critic Theodor Kotulla, filmed on the set of Mouchette] -- Travelling (7 min. ; directed by Frédéric Rossif ; featuring interviews with Robert Bresson, Nadine Nortier, Jean-Claude Guilbert) [a segment from the French TV series Cinéma] -- original theatrical trailer by Jean-Luc Godard -- in-container guide features essay by writer Robert Polito.
Audience Not rated.
Awards Mouchette: Winner, Pasinetti Award (Best Film) - Robert Bresson, 1967 Venice Film Festival ; Winner, Critics Award - Best Film (Robert Bresson), 1968 French Syndicate of Film Critics ; Winner, OCIC Award (Robert Bresson), Nominee, Palme d'Or (Robert Bresson), 1967 Cannes Film Festival.
Zum beispiel Bresson: Winner, Best Documentary, 1967 German Film Awards.
Subject Teenage girls -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Teenagers and adults -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Mothers and daughters -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Children of alcoholics -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Siblings -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Foreign films, French.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Youth Feature.
Melodrama Feature.
DVD-video discs.
Added Author Bresson, Robert, director, screenwriter.
Dauman, Anatole, 1925-1998, producer.
Nortier, Nadine, actor.
Guilbert, Jean-Claude, actor.
Cardinal, Marie, actor.
Hébert, Paul, 1924-2017, actor.
Vimenet, Jean, 1914-1999, actor.
Susini, Marie, actor.
Huguenin, Suzanne, actor.
Trichet, Marine, actor.
Chabrun, Raymonde, actor.
Wiéner, Jean, composer (expression)
Cloquet, Ghislain, director of photography.
Lamy, Raymond, editor of moving image work.
Polito, Robert, 1951- writer of added commentary.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Bernanos, Georges, 1888-1948. Nouvelle histoire de Mouchette.
Argos Films, presenter, production company.
Parc Film (Firm), presenter, production company.
Rialto Pictures LLC.
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Standard No. 715515021425
Music No. CC1670D Criterion Collection
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