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The Resource A grin without a cat, Arte Editions ; directed by Chris Marker, (videorecording DVD)

A grin without a cat, Arte Editions ; directed by Chris Marker, (videorecording DVD)

Label
A grin without a cat
Title
A grin without a cat
Statement of responsibility
Arte Editions ; directed by Chris Marker
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • por
  • spa
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
An overview of the worldwide political upheavals during the Sixties and Seventies. Interweaves footage from the Vietnam War and the antiwar protests in the U.S., May '68 in Paris, the Soviet invasion of Czechoslovakia, Salvador Allende and the coup in Chile, Che Guevara and Regis Debray in Bolivia, the Shah of Iran, Fidel Castro, et alia. Contains official images, film clips, news coverage trims and neglected reels
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editor, Chris Maker ; music, Luciano Berio
Dewey number
909.82
Language note
English, French or German version (with partial subtitles), Portuguese and Spanish subtitles (over French audio)
PerformerNote
Voices: Jim Broadbent, Cyril Cusack, Robert Kramer, François Maspero, Yves Montand, François Périer, Jorge Semprun, Simone Signoret
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2012
  • 1910-1993
  • 1921-1991
  • 1921-1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marker, Chris
  • Broadbent, Jim
  • Cusack, Cyril
  • Montand, Yves
  • Périer, François
  • Signoret, Simone
  • Arte éditions (Firm)
  • Icarus Films Home Video
Runtime
180
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nineteen sixties
  • Nineteen seventies
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Czechoslovakia
  • Allende Gossens, Salvador
  • Guevara, Che
  • Debray, Régis
  • Castro, Fidel
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A grin without a cat, Arte Editions ; directed by Chris Marker, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Released by Icarus in 2001; originally released in France in 1977, restored and "re-actualized" by Marker fifteen years later (after the fall of the Soviet Union)
  • Special feature: a 16-page booklet with text by Chris Marker, including the essay Sixties, written May, 2008
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 p.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • 1: From the Prague spring to the so-called "Union of the Left " in France ;
  • 2:
  • From Chile to - to what?
  • Part one:
  • Fragile hands:
  • 1:
  • From Vietnam to Che's death ;
  • 2:
  • May 1968 and all that
  • Part two:
  • Severed hands:
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
854565001138
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
00113
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn317890004
  • 363880
  • (OCoLC)317890004
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A grin without a cat, Arte Editions ; directed by Chris Marker, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Released by Icarus in 2001; originally released in France in 1977, restored and "re-actualized" by Marker fifteen years later (after the fall of the Soviet Union)
  • Special feature: a 16-page booklet with text by Chris Marker, including the essay Sixties, written May, 2008
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 p.)
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • 1: From the Prague spring to the so-called "Union of the Left " in France ;
  • 2:
  • From Chile to - to what?
  • Part one:
  • Fragile hands:
  • 1:
  • From Vietnam to Che's death ;
  • 2:
  • May 1968 and all that
  • Part two:
  • Severed hands:
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (180 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
854565001138
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
00113
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn317890004
  • 363880
  • (OCoLC)317890004
System details
DVD, full screen (1.33:1), NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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