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The Resource La grande illusion, Janus Films ; Canal+ Image International ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Paris-Studios-Cinéma ; ... une production des Réalisations D'Art Cinématographique, (videorecording)

La grande illusion, Janus Films ; Canal+ Image International ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Paris-Studios-Cinéma ; ... une production des Réalisations D'Art Cinématographique, (videorecording)

Label
La grande illusion
Title
La grande illusion
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Canal+ Image International ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Paris-Studios-Cinéma ; ... une production des Réalisations D'Art Cinématographique
Title variation
  • Jean Renoir's grand illusion
  • Grand illusion
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • ger
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
Two French air corps officers, one an aristocrat, are shot down and captured during World War I. In spite of their different class backgrounds, they are drawn together in attempts to escape. The aristocrat sacrifices his own chances in order to aid his companion's escape
Awards note
Venice Film Festival, Best artistic ensemble (1937).
Cataloging source
WCM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematograpy, Christian Matras; editor, Marguerite Renoir, Marthe Huguet; music, Joseph Kosma; production manager, Raymond Blondy
Language note
In French, English, and German with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay, Marcel Dalio, Eric von Stroheim
Runtime
114
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
La grande illusion, Janus Films ; Canal+ Image International ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Paris-Studios-Cinéma ; ... une production des Réalisations D'Art Cinématographique, (videorecording)
Label
La grande illusion, Janus Films ; Canal+ Image International ; réalisation de Jean Renoir ; scénario et dialogues, Charles Spaak et Jean Renoir ; Paris-Studios-Cinéma ; ... une production des Réalisations D'Art Cinématographique, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • "[Présentée par] Ministere de la Culture, Les Archives du Film du Centre national de la cinématographie, and Criterion."
  • "Newly restored, digitally remastered. Includes a filmed introduction by Jean Renoir"--Container
  • Videocassette version of feature film originally issued in France as a motion picture in 1938 (c1937), preceded and followed by added information about the making of the film. This version originally published in 1987 in videodisc format and in 1999 in DVD format by Criterion. The motion picture version was believed destroyed by the Nazis from the end of World War II until 1958, when Jean Renoir restored the film
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Color
black and white
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Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
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Extent
1 videocassette (114 min.)
Isbn
9780780022676
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
037429143735
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
GRA 090
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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