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The Resource Breathless : À bout de souffle, Pretty Pictures ; [director, Jean-Luc Godard ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; screenplay, Jean-Luc Godard ; based on an original treatment by François Truffaut], (DVD videorecording)

Breathless : À bout de souffle, Pretty Pictures ; [director, Jean-Luc Godard ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; screenplay, Jean-Luc Godard ; based on an original treatment by François Truffaut], (DVD videorecording)

Label
Breathless : À bout de souffle
Title
Breathless
Title remainder
À bout de souffle
Statement of responsibility
Pretty Pictures ; [director, Jean-Luc Godard ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; screenplay, Jean-Luc Godard ; based on an original treatment by François Truffaut]
Title variation
  • À bout de souffle
  • Breathless
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Film editor
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
A small-time criminal kills a police officer, setting in motion a tragic series of events for both himself and his American girlfriend
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMDON
Characteristic
videorecording
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À bout de souffle (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Raoul Coutard ; editor, Cécile Decugis ; music, Martial Solal
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Jean Seberg, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Daniel Boulanger, Henri-Jacques Huet, Roger Hanin, Van Doude, Liliane David, Michel Fabre, Jean-Pierre Melville, Claude Mansard, Jean-Luc Godard, Richard Balducci; with appearances by Philippe de Broca, Jean Domarchi, Jean Douchet, Jean Herman, André S. Labarthe
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  • 1930-
  • 1933-
  • 1922-
  • 1926-
  • 1917-1973
  • 1929-
  • 1933-2004
  • 1933-
  • 1945-
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  • Godard, Jean-Luc
  • Beauregard, Georges de
  • Truffaut, François
  • Seberg, Jean
  • Belmondo, Jean-Paul
  • Boulanger, Daniel
  • Huet, Henri-Jacques
  • Hanin, Roger
  • Doude, Van
  • David, Liliane
  • Fabre, Michel
  • Melville, Jean-Pierre
  • Mansard, Claude
  • Balducci, Richard
  • Broca, Philippe de
  • Domarchi, Jean
  • Douchet, Jean
  • Herman, Jean
  • Labarthe, André S.
  • Coutard, Raoul
  • Decugis, Cécile
  • Solal, Martial
  • Rissient, Pierre
  • Pennebaker, D. A
  • Rappaport, Mark
  • Rosenbaum, Jonathan
  • Andrew, Dudley
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
90
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
408
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  • Criminals
  • Police murders
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Fugitives from justice
  • Paris (France)
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
Breathless : À bout de souffle, Pretty Pictures ; [director, Jean-Luc Godard ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; screenplay, Jean-Luc Godard ; based on an original treatment by François Truffaut], (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from booklet
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features (disc 1): excerpts from interviews with Godard, Belmondo, Seberg & Melville (originally recorded for French television between 1960-1964); trailer
  • Special features (disc 2): "Coutard and Rissient", video interview with Coutard & assistant director Pierre Rissient; "Pennebaker on 'Breathless'", video interview with filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker; "Jean Seberg", video essay by Mark Rappaport; "'Breathless' as criticism", video essay by Jonathan Rosenbaum; "Chambre 12, Hôtel de Suède," making-of documentary with members of the cast & crew (1993, 78 min.); "Charlotte et son Jules," short film by Godard starring Belmondo (1959, 13 min.)
  • Booklet includes an essay by scholar Dudley Andrew ("'Breathless' then and now"), "Godard in his own words" (selections from statements & interviews by Godard from 1959-1962), Francois Truffaut's original film treatment (as translated by Ellen Sowchek), and Godard's scenario for the film (as translated by Dory O'Brien)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (79 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
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, Hôtel de Suède," 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
Edition
Standard format 1.33:first.
Extent
2 videodiscs (90 min.)
Isbn
9781934121924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515026222
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2348BDDVD
  • CC1716D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)181222846
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breathless : À bout de souffle, Pretty Pictures ; [director, Jean-Luc Godard ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; screenplay, Jean-Luc Godard ; based on an original treatment by François Truffaut], (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Credits from booklet
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960
  • Special features (disc 1): excerpts from interviews with Godard, Belmondo, Seberg & Melville (originally recorded for French television between 1960-1964); trailer
  • Special features (disc 2): "Coutard and Rissient", video interview with Coutard & assistant director Pierre Rissient; "Pennebaker on 'Breathless'", video interview with filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker; "Jean Seberg", video essay by Mark Rappaport; "'Breathless' as criticism", video essay by Jonathan Rosenbaum; "Chambre 12, Hôtel de Suède," making-of documentary with members of the cast & crew (1993, 78 min.); "Charlotte et son Jules," short film by Godard starring Belmondo (1959, 13 min.)
  • Booklet includes an essay by scholar Dudley Andrew ("'Breathless' then and now"), "Godard in his own words" (selections from statements & interviews by Godard from 1959-1962), Francois Truffaut's original film treatment (as translated by Ellen Sowchek), and Godard's scenario for the film (as translated by Dory O'Brien)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (79 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
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
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, Hôtel de Suède," 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
Edition
Standard format 1.33:first.
Extent
2 videodiscs (90 min.)
Isbn
9781934121924
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515026222
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • CC2348BDDVD
  • CC1716D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)181222846
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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