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The Resource Les visiteurs du soir, André Paulvé presente une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording)

Les visiteurs du soir, André Paulvé presente une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording)

Label
Les visiteurs du soir
Title
Les visiteurs du soir
Statement of responsibility
André Paulvé presente une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé
Title variation
Devil's envoys
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Musical director
Producer
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Set in the 15th century, two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle in advance of court festivities, and it is revealed that they are actually emissaries of the devil himself, dispatched to spread heartbreak and suffering. Their plans, however, are thwarted by an unexpected intrusion: human love. Often interpreted as an allegory for the Nazi occupation of France, during which it was made
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Visiteurs du soir (Motion picture)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
901N1_y7Bvs
Credits note
Cinematographer, Roger Hubert ; editor, Henri Rust ; music, Maurice Thiriet ; musical director, Charles Münch ; production design and costumes by Georges Wakevitch
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN19997
LC item number
.V57 2012
PerformerNote
Arletty, Marie Déa, Fernand Ledoux, Alain Cuny, Pierre Labry, Jean d'Yd, Roger Blin, Gabriel Gabrio, Marcel Herrand, Jules Berry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1977
  • 1902-1962
  • 1903-1964
  • 1906-1972
  • 1891-1968
  • 1907-1984
  • 1898-1992
  • 1897-1993
  • 1885-1948
  • 1880-1964
  • 1907-1984
  • 1887-1946
  • 1883-1951
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Carné, Marcel
  • Paulvé, André
  • Prévert, Jacques
  • Laroche, Pierre
  • Hubert, Roger
  • Rust, Henri
  • Thiriet, Maurice
  • Munch, Charles
  • Wakhevitch, Georges
  • Arletty
  • Déa, Marie
  • Ledoux, Fernand
  • Cuny, Alain
  • Labry, Pierre
  • Yd, Jean d'
  • Blin, Roger
  • Gabrio, Gabriel
  • Herrand, Marcel
  • Berry, Jules
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
  • Janus Films
Runtime
121
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
626
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Troubadours
  • Devil
  • Temptation
  • Courtly love
  • Middle Ages
  • Marriage customs and rites
  • Man-woman relationships
  • France
  • Courtly love
  • Devil
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Marriage customs and rites
  • Middle Ages
  • Temptation
  • Troubadours
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
Les visiteurs du soir, André Paulvé presente une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942
  • Special features: "The making of 'Les visiteurs du soir'" featurette; trailer; booklet with "Love in the ruins" essay by Michael Atkinson
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([18 p.] : ill. ; 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
Control code
ocn798729918
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min)
Isbn
9781604656343
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515099011
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2184DDVD
  • CC2184D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)798729918
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Les visiteurs du soir, André Paulvé presente une film de Marcel Carné ; scénario original et dialogues de Jacques Prévert et Pierre Laroche ; une production André Paulvé, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942
  • Special features: "The making of 'Les visiteurs du soir'" featurette; trailer; booklet with "Love in the ruins" essay by Michael Atkinson
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([18 p.] : ill. ; 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
Control code
ocn798729918
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min)
Isbn
9781604656343
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515099011
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2184DDVD
  • CC2184D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)798729918
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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