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The Resource Les visiteurs du soir, une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording DVD)

Les visiteurs du soir, une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Les visiteurs du soir
Title
Les visiteurs du soir
Statement of responsibility
une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé
Title variation
Devil's envoys
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
A lyrical medieval fantasy from the French director Marcel Carne. Two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle in advance of court festivities, and it is revealed that they are actually emissaries of the devil himself, dispatched to spread heartbreak and suffering. Their plans, however, are thwarted by an unexpected intrusion: Human love. Often interpreted as an allegory for the Nazi occupation of France, during which it was made
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Visiteurs du soir (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photography, Roger Hubert ; music, Maurice Thiriet ; editor, Henri Rust
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Arletty, Marie Déa, Fernand Ledoux, Alain Cuny, Marcel Herrand, Jules Berry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1992
  • 1897-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carné, Marcel
  • Arletty
  • Déa, Marie
  • Ledoux, Fernand
  • Cuny, Alain
  • Herrand, Marcel
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
121
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
626
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Troubadours
  • Devil
  • Temptation
  • Courtly love
  • Middle Ages
  • Marriage customs and rites
  • Man-woman relationships
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
Les visiteurs du soir, une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942
  • Includes special features and a booklet inserted in container with an essay by film critic Michael Atkinson
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min)
Isbn
9781604656343
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515099011
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2184DDVD
  • CC2184D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn798729918
  • 474556
  • (OCoLC)798729918
System details
DVD, NTSC, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; PCM mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Les visiteurs du soir, une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942
  • Includes special features and a booklet inserted in container with an essay by film critic Michael Atkinson
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min)
Isbn
9781604656343
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515099011
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2184DDVD
  • CC2184D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn798729918
  • 474556
  • (OCoLC)798729918
System details
DVD, NTSC, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; PCM mono
Video recording format
DVD

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