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The Resource Coup de torchon, Adolphe Viezzi et Henri Lassa présentent un film de Bertrand Tavernier ; écrit par Jean Aurenche et Bertrand Tavernier ; une coproduction Les films de la tour, Film A2, Little Bear ; mise en scène, Bertrand Tavernier

Coup de torchon, Adolphe Viezzi et Henri Lassa présentent un film de Bertrand Tavernier ; écrit par Jean Aurenche et Bertrand Tavernier ; une coproduction Les films de la tour, Film A2, Little Bear ; mise en scène, Bertrand Tavernier

Label
Coup de torchon
Title
Coup de torchon
Statement of responsibility
Adolphe Viezzi et Henri Lassa présentent un film de Bertrand Tavernier ; écrit par Jean Aurenche et Bertrand Tavernier ; une coproduction Les films de la tour, Film A2, Little Bear ; mise en scène, Bertrand Tavernier
Title variation
Bertrand Tavernier's Coup de torchon
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
After Lucien Cordier, the only police officer in a small African village, is ridiculed by the local pimp, cheated on by his wife, and suffers his mistresses being beaten, he begins to get rid of the evil ones in his life
Member of
Awards note
Academy Award nominee (1982) for Best Foreign Language Film (France)
Cataloging source
NXW
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Pierre William Glenn ; editing, Armand Psenny ; music, Philippe Sarde
Language note
In French (Dolby digital mono) with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Philippe Noiret, Isabelle Huppert, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Stephane Audran, Eddy Mitchell, Guy Marchand, Irene Skobline
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1932-2019,
  • 1932-2018,
  • 1937-
  • 1906-1977
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Viezzi, Adolphe,
  • Lassa, Henri,
  • Tavernier, Bertrand,
  • Aurenche, Jean,
  • Noiret, Philippe,
  • Huppert, Isabelle,
  • Marielle, Jean-Pierre
  • Audran, Stéphane
  • Mitchell, Eddy,
  • Marchand, Guy
  • Skobline, Irene,
  • Glenn, Pierre-William,
  • Psenny, Armand,
  • Sarde, Philippe,
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Films de la tour (Firm),
  • Films A2 (Firm),
  • Little Bear Production,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
128
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The classic collection
Series volume
106
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • France
  • Colonial administrators
  • Murder
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Thompson, Jim
  • Colonial administrators
  • French colonies
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Africa
Technique
live action
Label
Coup de torchon, Adolphe Viezzi et Henri Lassa présentent un film de Bertrand Tavernier ; écrit par Jean Aurenche et Bertrand Tavernier ; une coproduction Les films de la tour, Film A2, Little Bear ; mise en scène, Bertrand Tavernier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Pop. 1280 by Jim Thompson
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1981
  • Wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Program notes by Michael Dare on container insert
  • Special features: video interview with director Bertrand Tavernier (2000); alternate ending; U.S. theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 folded insert
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
46957205
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9780780023314
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429149829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
COU100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46957205
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
  • Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Coup de torchon, Adolphe Viezzi et Henri Lassa présentent un film de Bertrand Tavernier ; écrit par Jean Aurenche et Bertrand Tavernier ; une coproduction Les films de la tour, Film A2, Little Bear ; mise en scène, Bertrand Tavernier
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel Pop. 1280 by Jim Thompson
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1981
  • Wide screen (1.66:1)
  • Program notes by Michael Dare on container insert
  • Special features: video interview with director Bertrand Tavernier (2000); alternate ending; U.S. theatrical trailer
Accompanying material
1 folded insert
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
46957205
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9780780023314
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429149829
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
COU100
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)46957205
System details
DVD
Terms governing use
  • Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
  • Colby: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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