2007, English, French, Video, Captioned edition: Jean Renoir [videorecording] / Studio Canal ; Lionsgate.

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Edition
  • Collector's ed.
Physical Description
  • 3 videodiscs (DVD) (622 min.) : sd., b&​w. ; 12 cm.
Published
  • Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Entertainment, [2007]
Language
  • English
  • French

Edition details

Title
  • Jean Renoir /​ Studio Canal ; Lionsgate.
Also Titled
  • Whirlpool of fate.
  • Fille de l'eau (Motion picture)
  • Charleston parade.
  • Sur un air de Charleston (Motion picture)
  • Little match girl.
  • Petite marchande d'allumettes (Motion picture)
  • Marseillaise (Motion picture)
  • Doctor's horrible experiment.
  • Testament du Docteur Cordelier (Motion picture)
  • Elusive corporal.
  • Caporal épinglé (Motion picture)
  • Jean Renoir, an auteur to remember (Motion picture)
  • Jean Renoir 3-disc collectors edition
  • Nana
Other Creators
  • Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875. Lille pige med svovlstikkerne.
  • Angelo, Jean, 1875-1933.
  • Barrault, Jean-Louis, 1910-1994.
  • Bilis, Teddy.
  • Brasseur, Claude, 1936-
  • Braunberger, Pierre, 1905-1990.
  • Carbuccia, Adry de.
  • Carette, Julien, 1897-1966.
  • Cassel, Jean-Pierre, 1932-2007.
  • Girard, Roland.
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. Faust.
  • Hessling, Catherine, 1900-
  • Huggins, Johnny.
  • Krauss, Werner, 1884-
  • Lefranc, Guy, 1919-1994.
  • Lestringuez, Pierre.
  • Perret, Jacques, 1901-1992. Caporal épinglé.
  • Perrone, Marc.
  • Philippe, Pierre.
  • Raaby, Manuel.
  • Renoir, Jean, 1894-1979.
  • Renoir, Pierre, 1885-1952.
  • Spaak, Charles, 1903-1975.
  • Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894. Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
  • Storm, Jean.
  • Tedesco, Jean, 1895-1954.
  • Zola, Émile, 1840-1902. Nana.
  • Films Renoir (Firm)
  • Jean Renoir Co.
  • Lions Gate Films
  • Neo-Film (Firm)
  • Societaire de la Comedie Francaise.
  • Société d'Exploitations et de Productions Cinématographiques.
  • Studio Canal.
Edition
  • Collector's ed.
Published
  • Santa Monica, Calif. : Lions Gate Entertainment, [2007]
Medium
  • [videorecording]
Content Types
  • two-dimensional moving image
Carrier Types
  • videodisc
Physical Description
  • 3 videodiscs (DVD) (622 min.) : sd., b&​w. ; 12 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • La fille de l'eau: after the suspicious death of her father a young girl runs away from her brutal uncle and joins a gypsy camp.
  • La Marseillaise: a dramatization of the French Revolution, from the period immediately preceding it in 1789 up to the first bloody confrontation.
  • La petite marchande d'allumettes: the visions seen by a poor match seller as she lights her matches one by one to keep from freezing to death.
  • Le caporal épinglé: set in a German P.O.W. camp in 1940, this is the story of a French corporal who is determined to escape to return to Paris and fight once more.
  • Le testament du Docteur Cordelier: experimental fantasy about a Jekyll/​Hyde-type psychiatrist/​lunatic creating havoc in 1950s Paris.
  • Nana: A women rises from poverty to become a dance hall queen and courtesan in 1860s Paris, destroying the lives of the men who fall in love with her.
  • Sur an air de Charleston: shows the journey of a man in blackface to a post-Apocalyptic Paris, where he meets a girl who teaches him the Charleston, and they leave together in his spaceship.
Contents
  • Disc 1: La fille de l'eau =​ Whirlpool of fate /​ Les Films Jean Renoir ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez ; adaptation Jean Renoir (72 min.)
  • Nana /​ Films Renoir ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez (130 min.)
  • Disc 2: Sur an air de Charleston =​ Charleston parade /​ Neo-Film ; screenplay, Pierre Lestringuez (20 min.)
  • La petite marchande d'allumettes =​ The little match girl /​ directed by Jean Renoir and Jean Tedesco ; screenplay, Jean Renoir (33 min.)
  • La Marseillaise /​ Jean Renoir Company ; Societe d'Exploitations et de Productions Cinematographiques ; Societaire de la Comedie Francaise ; screenplay, Jean Renoir (132 min.)
  • Disc 3: Le testament du Docteur Cordelier =​ The doctor's horrible experiment /​ screenplay and adaptation, Jean Renoir, Guy LeFranc, Charles Spaak (97 min.)
  • Le caporal épinglé =​ The elusive corporal /​ screenplay and adaptation, Jean Renoir, Guy Lefranc, Charles Spaak ; produced by Adry de Carbuccia and Roland Girard (96 min.)
Credits
  • La fille de l'eau: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet, Alphonse Gibory ; silent film music, Marc Perrone.
  • La Marseillaise: Cinematography, Bourgoun, A. Douarinou, Maillols, J-P Alphen, J. Louis ; antique music, LaLande, Gety, Rameau, Mozart, Bach, Rouget de Lisle ; modern music, Kosma, Sauveplane.
  • La petite marchande d'allumettes: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet ; silent film music, Marc Perrone.
  • Le testament du Docteur Cordelier and Le caporal épinglé: Cinematography, Georges Leclerc ; original music, Joseph Kosma.
  • Nana: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet, C.E. Corwin ; silent film music, Marc-Olivier Dupin.
  • Sur an air de Charleston: Cinematography, Jean Bachelet.
Performer
  • La fille de l'eau: Catherine Hessling, Pierre Philippe, Marc Rosaert, Georges Terof, Mike Fockenberghe, Harold Lewingston, Maurice Touze, Pierre Champagne, Andre Derain.
  • La Marseillaise: Pierre Renoir, Carette, Aime Clariond, Irene Joachim, Andrex, Ardisson.
  • La petite marchande d'allumettes: Catherine Hessling, Jean Storm, Manuel Raaby, Anny Xells.
  • Le caporal épinglé: Jean-Pierre Cassel, Claude Brasseur, O.E. Hasse, Claude Rich, Jacques Jouanneau, Sacha Briquet, Mario David, Jean Carmet, Raymond Jourdan, Guy Bedos, Philippe Castrelli, Gerard Darieu, Conny Froboess.
  • Le testament du Docteur Cordelier: Jean-Louis Barrault, Teddy Billis, Jean Topart, Michel Vitold, Regine Blaes, Jaque Catelain, Jacques Danoville, Micheline Gary, Jean-Pierre Granval, Gaston Modot, Jacqueline Morane, Raymone.
  • Nana: Catherine Hessling, Werner Krauss, Jean Angelo, Pierre Philippe, Valeska Gert, Claude Moore.
  • Sur an air de Charleston: Catherine Hessling, Johnny Huggins, Pierre Braunberger, Andre Cerf, Pierre Lestringuez, Jean Renoir.
Notes
  • Films originally released between 1925 and 1962.
  • Co-distributor: Studio Canal.
  • "Nana" is based on the novel by Emile Zola; "The little match girl" is based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen; "The doctor's horrible experiment" is based on R.L. Stevenson's novel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Goethe's Faust; "The elusive corporal" is based on the novel by Jacques Perret.
  • Bonus featurette: "Jean Renoir, an auteur to remember," featuring interviews with Martin Scorsese, Michael Ballhaus, Alain Renoir, and others.
  • Rating: Not rated.
  • "Nana" is based on the novel by Emile Zola ; "La petite marchande d'allumettes" is based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen ; "Le testament du Docteur Cordelier" is based on R.L. Stevenson's novel Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Goethe's Faust ; "Le caporal épinglé" is based on the novel by Jacques Perret.
  • La fille de l'eau originally released as a motion picture in 1925 ; Nana originally released as a motion picture in 1926 ; Charleston parade originally released as a motion picture in 1927 ; The little match girl originally released as a motion picture in 1928 ; La Marseillaise originally released as a motion picture in 1938 ; Le testament du Docteur Cordelier originally released as a motion picture in 1959 ; Le caporal épinglé originally released as a motion picture in 1962.
  • La fille de l'eau, Nana, Sur un air de Charleston, La petite marchande d'allumettes are silent films with French intertitles and optional English subtitles; La Marseillaise, Le testament du Docteur Cordelier, Le caporal épinglé are in French with optional English subtitles.
Technical Details
  • DVD-video ; NTSC ; region 1 ; full screen presentation ; Digitally mastered.
Language
  • English
  • French
Dewey Number
  • 791.4375
Standard Number
  • 00012236211006
Music Publisher No.
  • 21100
Libraries Australia ID
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