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Title Forbidden games [(DVD) videorecording] = Jeux interdits / Silver-Films présente ; une production de Robert Dorfmann ; adaptation cinematographique, Jean Aurenche, Pierre Bost, René Clément ; dialogues, Pierre Bost, Jean Aurenche, François Boyer ; un film de René Clément.

Edition Standard format (1.33:first).
Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2005]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH FOR    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (16 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm)
Series Criterion collection ; 318
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 318.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono.
Language In French or dubbed English, with optional English subtitles.
Cast Georges Poujouly, Brigitte Fossey.
Credits Director of photography, Robert Juillard ; editing, Roger Dwyre ; music, Narciso Yepes.
Note Based on the novel: Les jeux inconnus / by François Boyer.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1952.
Special features: archival interview with director René Clément (conducted by François Chalais, 1966, 10 min.); interview with actress Brigitte Fossey (2001, 16 min.); archival interview with Clément & Fossey (5 min.); alternate opening (4 min.) & ending (3 min.) to the film; original theatrical trailer.
Booklet includes an essay by film scholar Peter Matthews ("Death and the maiden").
Summary "The story of a young girl orphaned by war and the farm boy she joins in a fantastical world of macabre play" -- Container.
Subject Friendship in children -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Children and death -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Children -- Religious life -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Children -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Foreign films.
Genre Feature films, French.
Motion pictures France.
Added Author Dorfmann, Robert, 1912-1999.
Aurenche, Jean.
Bost, Pierre, 1901-1975.
Clément, René, 1913-1996.
Poujouly, Georges, 1940-2000.
Fossey, Brigitte.
Yepes, Narciso.
Boyer, François, 1920-2003. Jeux inconnus.
Matthews, Peter.
Silver-Films (Firm : France)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Forbidden games
Jeux interdits
Death and the maiden.
ISBN 0780030338
Standard No. 037429209622
Music No. FOR230 Criterion Collection
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