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Title Le Charme discret de la bourgeoisie [videorecording] / The Criterion Collection ; Janus Films ; Rialto Pictures ; Studio Canal ; Serge Silberman présente un film de Luis Buñuel ; scénario de Luis Bunuel avec la collaboration de Jean-Claude Carrière ; un film produit par Serge Silberman.

Publication Info. [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2000]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-2 2 Request this Volume
Description 2 videodiscs (101, 98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Series The Criterion collection ; 102
The Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 102.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
Note Originally produced as motion picture in 1972.
Aspect ratio 1.66:1.
Contents Disc one. Feature ; El náufrago de la calle de Providencia = The castaway on the street of Providence, 24-minute documentary homage to Buñuel by his longtime friends Arturo Ripstein and Rafael Castanedo made in 1970 ; original theatrical trailer -- Disc two. A propósito de Buñuel = Speaking of Buñuel, 98-minute documentary produced in 2000 on the life and work of Buñuel by Jose Luis López-Linares and Javier Rioyo (French and Spanish with optional English subtitles) ; Buñuel filmography.
Credits Photography, Edmond Richard; editor, Hélène Plemiannikov; sets, Pierre Guffroy.
Cast Fernando Rey, Delphine Seyrig, Stephane Audran, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Bulle Ogier, Paul Frankeur, Julien Bertheau.
Summary "An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container.
System Details DVD.
Awards Academy Award, Best foreign film, 1972.
Language In French with optional English subtitles.
Subject Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983.
Upper class -- Drama.
Dinners and dining -- Drama.
Feature films -- France.
Motion pictures -- France.
Surrealism in motion pictures.
Upper class -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Dinners and dining -- Drama -- Video recordings.
Feature films -- France -- Video recordings.
Motion pictures -- France -- Video recordings.
Surrealism in motion pictures -- Video recordings.
Genre/Form Comedy films.
Feature films.
Added Author Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983.
Silberman, Serge.
Carrière, Jean-Claude, 1931-
Rey, Fernando, 1917-1994.
Seyrig, Delphine, 1932-1990.
Audran, Stéphane, 1932-
Ripstein, Arturo.
Castanedo, Rafael.
López-Linares, José Luis.
Rioyo, Javier.
Rialto Pictures (Firm)
Studio Canal+.
Janus Films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note English title: Discreet charm of the bourgeoisie
Added Title Náufrago de la calle de Providencia.
A propósito de Buñuel.
ISBN 078002382X : $39.95
Music No. DIS610 Criterion Collection

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