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The Resource Le plaisir., Gaumont ; Gaumont-Stera Films ; film by Max Ophuls ; adaptation by Jacques Natanson and Max Ophuls ; dialogue Jacques Natason

Le plaisir., Gaumont ; Gaumont-Stera Films ; film by Max Ophuls ; adaptation by Jacques Natanson and Max Ophuls ; dialogue Jacques Natason

Label
Le plaisir.
Title
Le plaisir.
Statement of responsibility
Gaumont ; Gaumont-Stera Films ; film by Max Ophuls ; adaptation by Jacques Natanson and Max Ophuls ; dialogue Jacques Natason
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
An aging man hides behind a mask to meet ladies, a madame takes her girls to a communion, and a painter falls for his model in these stories of life, love, pleasure, and death
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Christian Matras and Philippe Agostini ; editor, Léonide Azar ; music, Joe Hajos
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
French with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.P535757 2008
PerformerNote
Paul Azaïs, Jean Galland, Gaby Bruyère, Claude Dauphin, Gaby Morlay, Madeleine Renaud, Ginette Leclerc, Mila Parély, Danielle Darrieux, Mathilde Casadesus, Balpétré, René Blancard, Henri Crémieux, Louis Seigner, Pierre Brasseur, Jean Gabin, Jean Servais, Daniel Gélin, Simone Simon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1957
  • 1901-1975
  • 1903-1974
  • 1887-1967
  • 1924-1978
  • 1903-1978
  • 1893-1964
  • 1900-1994
  • 1912-1992
  • 1917-2012
  • 1917-2017
  • 1921-1965
  • 1898-1963
  • 1897-1965
  • 1896-1980
  • 1905-1972
  • 1904-1976
  • 1910-1976
  • 1850-1893
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ophuls, Max
  • Natanson, Jacques
  • Azaïs, Paul
  • Galland, Jean
  • Bruyère, Gaby
  • Dauphin, Claude
  • Morlay, Gaby
  • Renaud, Madeleine
  • Leclerc, Ginette
  • Parély, Mila
  • Darrieux, Danielle
  • Casadesus, Mathilde
  • Balpetré, Antoine
  • Blancard, René
  • Crémieux, Henri
  • Seigner, Louis
  • Brasseur, Pierre
  • Gabin, Jean
  • Servais, Jean
  • Gélin, Daniel
  • Simon, Simone
  • Maupassant, Guy de
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Gaumont (Firm)
  • Stera Film
  • Janus Films
Runtime
97
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
444
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pleasure
  • Compromise (Ethics)
Technique
live action
Label
Le plaisir., Gaumont ; Gaumont-Stera Films ; film by Max Ophuls ; adaptation by Jacques Natanson and Max Ophuls ; dialogue Jacques Natason
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on three stories by Guy de Maupassant
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Bonus features: Introduction by filmmaker Todd Haynes (Far from heaven) ; English and German language versions of the opening narration ; From script to screen: a video essay featuring film scholar Jean-Piere Berthomé discussing the evolution of the director Max Ophuls's screenplay for Le plaisir ; interviews with actor Daniel Gélin, assistant director Tony Aboyantz, and set decorator Robert Christidès ; a new essay by film critic Robin Wood (booklet)
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A voice in the dark -- 2. The mask: at the ball -- 3. Identity revealed -- 4. Back home -- 5. The Tellier house: the women of the house -- 6. Disgruntled clients -- 7. Boredom breeds arguments -- 8. The journey begins -- 9. Something for nothing -- 10. The countryside with Joseph -- 11. Constance -- 12. Silent night -- 13. First communion -- 14. Joseph gets in trouble -- 15. The 3:55 -- 16. A celebratory return -- 17. The model: Jean and Joséphine -- 18. The fighting begins -- 19. Leaving -- 20. A desperate act -- 21. Color bars
Control code
1147414
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen ed.; Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604650600
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515031523
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1766D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1147414
  • (OCoLC)233218232
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dobly digital mono ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio ; new, restored high-definition digital transfer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le plaisir., Gaumont ; Gaumont-Stera Films ; film by Max Ophuls ; adaptation by Jacques Natanson and Max Ophuls ; dialogue Jacques Natason
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on three stories by Guy de Maupassant
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1952
  • Bonus features: Introduction by filmmaker Todd Haynes (Far from heaven) ; English and German language versions of the opening narration ; From script to screen: a video essay featuring film scholar Jean-Piere Berthomé discussing the evolution of the director Max Ophuls's screenplay for Le plaisir ; interviews with actor Daniel Gélin, assistant director Tony Aboyantz, and set decorator Robert Christidès ; a new essay by film critic Robin Wood (booklet)
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. A voice in the dark -- 2. The mask: at the ball -- 3. Identity revealed -- 4. Back home -- 5. The Tellier house: the women of the house -- 6. Disgruntled clients -- 7. Boredom breeds arguments -- 8. The journey begins -- 9. Something for nothing -- 10. The countryside with Joseph -- 11. Constance -- 12. Silent night -- 13. First communion -- 14. Joseph gets in trouble -- 15. The 3:55 -- 16. A celebratory return -- 17. The model: Jean and Joséphine -- 18. The fighting begins -- 19. Leaving -- 20. A desperate act -- 21. Color bars
Control code
1147414
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen ed.; Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604650600
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515031523
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1766D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1147414
  • (OCoLC)233218232
System details
DVD ; NTSC ; Dobly digital mono ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio ; new, restored high-definition digital transfer
Video recording format
DVD

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