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The Resource Grand illusion : La grande illusion, une production des Réalisations d'Art Cinématographique ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Canal+ Image International, (videorecording)

Grand illusion : La grande illusion, une production des Réalisations d'Art Cinématographique ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Canal+ Image International, (videorecording)

Label
Grand illusion : La grande illusion
Title
Grand illusion
Title remainder
La grande illusion
Statement of responsibility
une production des Réalisations d'Art Cinématographique ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Canal+ Image International
Title variation
  • Jean Renoir's Grand illusion
  • Grande illusion
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
In this classic tale of adventure, duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner-of-war camp when an aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the German commandant, a fellow aristocrat, while simultaneously cooperating with his French comrades, who are commoners, in a daring escape
Member of
Awards note
Best Foreign Film, 1938, New York Film Critics Awards.
Cataloging source
MOU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Christian Matras ; film editors, Marguerite [Houllé-Renoir], Marthe Huguet ; producers, Raymond Blondy, Frank Rollmer, Albert Pinkovitch ; music, Joseph Kosma ; English titles, Herman G. Weinberg
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay, Erich von Stroheim, Marcel Dalio
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1979
  • 1903-1975
  • 1904-1976
  • 1897-1975
  • 1885-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Renoir, Jean
  • Spaak, Charles
  • Gabin, Jean
  • Parlo, Dita
  • Fresnay, Pierre
  • Von Stroheim, Erich
  • Réalisations d'Art Cinématographique (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Canal + Image International
Runtime
114
Series statement
  • Criterion collection
  • The classic collection
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • French language materials
  • War films
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Grand illusion : La grande illusion, une production des Réalisations d'Art Cinématographique ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Canal+ Image International, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Janus Films. [Presented by] Ministere de la Culture, Les Archives du Film du Centre national de la cinématographie."
  • Based on the novel by Charles Spaak
  • DVD release of the 1937 motion picture
  • Newly restored digital transfer, created from the long-lost camera negative
  • Dolby digital mono
  • Special features include: Rare theatrical trailer in which Jean Renoir discusses this film and his personal war experiences; audio essay by film historian Peter Cowie; Renoir and Erich von Stroheim accept honors (archival radio presentation)
Accompanying material
1 insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm48252016
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc [114 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780780020702
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429121924
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
GRA070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 835767
  • (Sirsi) o48252016
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Grand illusion : La grande illusion, une production des Réalisations d'Art Cinématographique ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Canal+ Image International, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Janus Films. [Presented by] Ministere de la Culture, Les Archives du Film du Centre national de la cinématographie."
  • Based on the novel by Charles Spaak
  • DVD release of the 1937 motion picture
  • Newly restored digital transfer, created from the long-lost camera negative
  • Dolby digital mono
  • Special features include: Rare theatrical trailer in which Jean Renoir discusses this film and his personal war experiences; audio essay by film historian Peter Cowie; Renoir and Erich von Stroheim accept honors (archival radio presentation)
Accompanying material
1 insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm48252016
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc [114 min.]
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780780020702
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429121924
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
GRA070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 835767
  • (Sirsi) o48252016
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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