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Title Poil de carotte [(DVD) videorecording] / director, Julien Duvivier ; screenplay by Julien Duvivier.

Publication Info. [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2015]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  FRENCH POIL D    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical mono Dolby digital rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture.
Series Eclipse from the Criterion collection Series 44, Julien Duvivier in the thirties ; 1932
Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Series 44, Julien Duvivier in the thirties.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC; fullscreen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital mono.
Language French dialogue; English subtitles.
Cast Harry Baur, Catherine Fonteney, Robert Lynen, Louis Gauthier.
Summary Franȯis' mother, Mme Lepic, hates him and she nicknames him "Poil de Carotte" (Carrot hair). His father is more interested in politics and hunting that he is in him. In spite of the affection of his godfather and his friend Mathilde, whom he calls his "fiancě", young Poil de Carotte contemplates suicide. On a particularly difficult day, he attempts to hang himself. Mr. Lepic saves his life just in time and understands he is partly to blame.
Subject Renard, Jules, 1864-1910 -- Film adaptations.
Fathers and sons -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Boys -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Families -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Child abuse -- France -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre Film adaptations.
Silent films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Foreign films, French.
Added Author Duvivier, Julien, 1896-1967, film director, screenwriter.
Baur, Harry, 1880-1943, actor.
Fonteney, Catherine, 1879-1966, actor.
Lynen, Robert, 1920-1944, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Renard, Jules, 1864-1910. Poil de carotte.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Music No. ECL202 The Criterion Collection (DVD)
ECL200 The Criterion Collection (set)
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