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The Resource Breathless : A bout de souffle, Les Films Georges de Beauregard, S.N.C ; Janus Films ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (videorecording)

Breathless : A bout de souffle, Les Films Georges de Beauregard, S.N.C ; Janus Films ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (videorecording)

Label
Breathless : A bout de souffle
Title
Breathless
Title remainder
A bout de souffle
Statement of responsibility
Les Films Georges de Beauregard, S.N.C ; Janus Films ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
A small-time hood kills a police officer and tries to leave France, but his American girlfriend betrays him to the police, leading to a deadly conclusion
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
C7M
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Raoul Coutard ; music, Martial Solal ; editor, Cecile Decugis ; technical advisor, Claude Chabrol
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, Daniel Boulanger, Henri-Jacques Huet, Van Doude
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1922-
  • 1930-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Seberg, Jean
  • Belmondo, Jean-Paul
  • Boulanger, Daniel
  • Huet, Henri-Jacques
  • Godard, Jean-Luc
  • Solal, Martial
  • Truffaut, Franðcois
  • Films Georges de Beauregard
  • Sociâetâe nouvelle de cinâematographie
  • Impâeria Films
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
90
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
408
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminals
  • Betrayal
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Paris (France)
  • Americans
  • Motion pictures
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
Breathless : A bout de souffle, Les Films Georges de Beauregard, S.N.C ; Janus Films ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on an original treatment by Francois Truffaut
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: Disc one: new, restored high-definition, digital transfer, approved by d.p. Raoul Coutard ; archival interviews with director Jean-Luc Godard and actors Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, and Jean-Pierre Melville ; French theatrical trailer ; new and improved English subtitle translation. Disc two: new video interviews with Coutard, asst. director Pierre Rissient, and filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker ; new video essays: filmmaker Mark Rappaport's Jean Seberg and critic Jonathan Rosenbaum's "Breathless as Criticism" ; "Chambre 12, Hotel de Suede," an eighty-minute French documentary about the making of Breathless with members of the cast and crew ; "Charlotte et son Jules," a 1959 short by Godard starring Belmondo ; plus: a book featuring an essay by scholar Dudley Andrew, writings by Godard, Francois Truffaut's original film treatment, and Godard's scenario
Accompanying material
1 booklet (80 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc one. Feature film ; archival interviews with director Jean-Luc Godard and actors Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg and Jean-Pierre Melville ; French theatrical trailer ; new English subtitles -- disc two. New video interviews with Coutard, assistant director Pierre Rissient and filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker ; New video essays by Mark Rappaport and Jonathan Rosenbaum ; "Chambre 12, Hãotel de Suáede," an 80 minute French documentary on the making of "Breathless" ; "Charlotte et son Jules," a 1959 short by Godard, starring Belmondo
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (90 min.)
Isbn
9781934121924
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515026222
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1716
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)429672325
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital mono ; full screen format ; region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breathless : A bout de souffle, Les Films Georges de Beauregard, S.N.C ; Janus Films ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on an original treatment by Francois Truffaut
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features: Disc one: new, restored high-definition, digital transfer, approved by d.p. Raoul Coutard ; archival interviews with director Jean-Luc Godard and actors Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, and Jean-Pierre Melville ; French theatrical trailer ; new and improved English subtitle translation. Disc two: new video interviews with Coutard, asst. director Pierre Rissient, and filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker ; new video essays: filmmaker Mark Rappaport's Jean Seberg and critic Jonathan Rosenbaum's "Breathless as Criticism" ; "Chambre 12, Hotel de Suede," an eighty-minute French documentary about the making of Breathless with members of the cast and crew ; "Charlotte et son Jules," a 1959 short by Godard starring Belmondo ; plus: a book featuring an essay by scholar Dudley Andrew, writings by Godard, Francois Truffaut's original film treatment, and Godard's scenario
Accompanying material
1 booklet (80 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Disc one. Feature film ; archival interviews with director Jean-Luc Godard and actors Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg and Jean-Pierre Melville ; French theatrical trailer ; new English subtitles -- disc two. New video interviews with Coutard, assistant director Pierre Rissient and filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker ; New video essays by Mark Rappaport and Jonathan Rosenbaum ; "Chambre 12, Hãotel de Suáede," an 80 minute French documentary on the making of "Breathless" ; "Charlotte et son Jules," a 1959 short by Godard, starring Belmondo
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (90 min.)
Isbn
9781934121924
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515026222
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1716
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)429672325
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital mono ; full screen format ; region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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