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The Resource The rules of the game, La Nouvelle Edition Francaise ; fantaisie dramatique de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Jean Renoir ; collaborateur, Koch ; directeur de production, Claude Renoir ; Janus Films, (videorecording)

The rules of the game, La Nouvelle Edition Francaise ; fantaisie dramatique de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Jean Renoir ; collaborateur, Koch ; directeur de production, Claude Renoir ; Janus Films, (videorecording)

Label
The rules of the game
Title
The rules of the game
Statement of responsibility
La Nouvelle Edition Francaise ; fantaisie dramatique de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Jean Renoir ; collaborateur, Koch ; directeur de production, Claude Renoir ; Janus Films
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Dramatizes a weekend at a marquis' countryside château, where the rich and their servants gather, and which exposes some ugly truths about a group of haute bourgeois acquaintances in the early days of World War II
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Rules of the game (1939)
Credits note
Director of photography, Jean Bachelet ; editors, Marguerite Renoir, Marthe Huguet ; music, Roger Désormière
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Ontario Film Review Board: not rated
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.R4362 2011
PerformerNote
Marcel Dalio, Nora Grégor, Roland Toutain, Jean Renoir, Mila Parély, Paulette Dubost, Julien Carette, Gaston Modot, Anne Mayen
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1983
  • 1901-1949
  • 1905-1977
  • 1894-1979
  • 1892-1963
  • 1914-1993
  • 1917-2012
  • 1897-1966
  • 1887-1970
  • 1894-1977
  • 1898-1963
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dalio, Marcel
  • Grégor, Nora
  • Toutain, Roland
  • Renoir, Jean
  • Koch, Carl
  • Renoir, Claude
  • Parély, Mila
  • Dubost, Paulette
  • Carette, Julien
  • Modot, Gaston
  • Mayen, Anne
  • Bachelet, Jean
  • Renoir, Marguerite
  • Huguet, Marthe
  • Désormière, Roger
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Nouvelle édition française
  • Janus Films
Runtime
106
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
216
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Feature films
  • Upper class
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Married people
  • Adultery
  • France
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The rules of the game, La Nouvelle Edition Francaise ; fantaisie dramatique de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Jean Renoir ; collaborateur, Koch ; directeur de production, Claude Renoir ; Janus Films, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Additional cast and credits from booklet in container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: Introduction by director Jean Renoir; audio commentary written by film scholar Alexander Sesonske and read by filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich; comparison of the film's two endings; selected-scene analysis by Renoir historian Chris Faulkner; excerpts from "Jean Renoir, le patron : la règle et l'exception" (1966), a French television program by filmmaker Jacques Rivette; part one of Jean Renoir, a two-part 1993 BBC documentary by film critic David Thompson; video essay about the film's production, release, and 1959 reconstruction; interview with film critic Olivier Curchod; interview from a 1965 episode of the French television series "Les écrans de la ville" in which Jean Gaborit and Jacques Durand discuss their reconstruction and rerelease of the film; interviews with set designer Max Douy, Renoir's son, Alain, and actress Mila Parèly
  • Booklet features an essay by Sesonske, writings by Jean Renoir, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Bertrand Tavernier, and François Truffaut, and tributes to the film by J. Hoberman, Kent Jones, Paul Schrader, Wim Wenders, Robert Altman, and others
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9781604655025
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515088619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn756913164
  • 5406676
System details
  • Blu-ray; mono.; region A; requires a Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The rules of the game, La Nouvelle Edition Francaise ; fantaisie dramatique de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Jean Renoir ; collaborateur, Koch ; directeur de production, Claude Renoir ; Janus Films, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Additional cast and credits from booklet in container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: Introduction by director Jean Renoir; audio commentary written by film scholar Alexander Sesonske and read by filmmaker Peter Bogdanovich; comparison of the film's two endings; selected-scene analysis by Renoir historian Chris Faulkner; excerpts from "Jean Renoir, le patron : la règle et l'exception" (1966), a French television program by filmmaker Jacques Rivette; part one of Jean Renoir, a two-part 1993 BBC documentary by film critic David Thompson; video essay about the film's production, release, and 1959 reconstruction; interview with film critic Olivier Curchod; interview from a 1965 episode of the French television series "Les écrans de la ville" in which Jean Gaborit and Jacques Durand discuss their reconstruction and rerelease of the film; interviews with set designer Max Douy, Renoir's son, Alain, and actress Mila Parèly
  • Booklet features an essay by Sesonske, writings by Jean Renoir, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Bertrand Tavernier, and François Truffaut, and tributes to the film by J. Hoberman, Kent Jones, Paul Schrader, Wim Wenders, Robert Altman, and others
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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen.
Extent
1 videodisc (106 min.)
Isbn
9781604655025
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515088619
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn756913164
  • 5406676
System details
  • Blu-ray; mono.; region A; requires a Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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