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The Resource La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent ; un film de Jean Renoir

La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent ; un film de Jean Renoir

Label
La bête humaine : The human beast
Title
La bête humaine
Title remainder
The human beast
Statement of responsibility
Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent ; un film de Jean Renoir
Title variation
  • Human beast
  • Judas was a woman
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Train engineer Jacques lusts after the wife of his co-worker Roubaud. Roubaud kills his boss and Jacques witnesses the murder. In order to keep Jacques quiet, Roubaud allows Jacques to have an affair with his wife, creating a tragic love triangle
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Bête humaine (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, J[oseph] Kosma ; director of photography, Curt Courant ; editing, Marg[uerite] Houlet Renoir
Language note
In French (Dolby digital mono) with optional subtitles in English
PerformerNote
Jean Gabin, Simone Simon, [Fernand] Ledoux, Blanchette Brunoy, Gérard Landry, Jenny Helia, Colette Régis, Claire Gérard, Germaine Clasis, [Jacques] Berlioz, Cortegianni [that is, Tony Corteggiani], André Tavernier, [Jacques] Roussel, Perez [that is, Marcel Pérès], Jean Renoir, [Julien] Carette
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1979,
  • 1907-1992,
  • 1909-1980,
  • 1904-1976,
  • 1897-1993,
  • 1915-2005,
  • 1912-1999,
  • 1906-1992,
  • 1893-1978,
  • 1889-1971,
  • 1889-1969,
  • 1898-1974,
  • 1897-1966,
  • 1905-1969,
  • 1840-1902
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Renoir, Jean
  • Hakim, Robert
  • Hakim, Raymond
  • Gabin, Jean
  • Simon, Simone,
  • Ledoux, Fernand
  • Brunoy, Blanchette
  • Landry, Gérard
  • Hélia, Jenny
  • Regis, Colette
  • Gérard, Claire
  • Clasis, Germaine
  • Berlioz, Jacques
  • Corteggiani, Tony
  • Tavernier, André
  • Roussel, Jacques
  • Pérès, Marcel
  • Carette, Julien
  • Kosma, Joseph
  • Courant, Curt,
  • Renoir, Marguerite,
  • Zola, Émile
  • Paris Film Production,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
96
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
324
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Murder
  • Witnesses
  • Bribery
  • Bribery
  • Murder
  • Triangles (Interpersonal relations)
  • Witnesses
Technique
live action
Label
La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent ; un film de Jean Renoir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the novel by Émile Zola
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1938
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Accompanying booklet includes the essays Renoir on and off the rails by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien, The beauty of the beast by film historian Ginette Vincendeau, and The human beast by production designer Eugène Lourié
  • Special features: Jean Renoir introduction (1967); Peter Bogdanovich (2004 interview in which the director discusses Renoir's achievement with the film); Adapter Zola (excerpt from the 1968 television program); Renoir directs Simone Simon (1957 recreation of Renoir directing the actress for the film's murder scene); theatrical trailer; gallery
Accompanying material
1 booklet (34 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
Control code
62500336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780026247
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173824
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
BET020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62500336
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD
Label
La bête humaine : The human beast, Paris Film Production ; Robert & Raymond Hakim présentent ; un film de Jean Renoir
Publication
Note
  • Inspired by the novel by Émile Zola
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1938
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
  • Accompanying booklet includes the essays Renoir on and off the rails by film critic Geoffrey O'Brien, The beauty of the beast by film historian Ginette Vincendeau, and The human beast by production designer Eugène Lourié
  • Special features: Jean Renoir introduction (1967); Peter Bogdanovich (2004 interview in which the director discusses Renoir's achievement with the film); Adapter Zola (excerpt from the 1968 television program); Renoir directs Simone Simon (1957 recreation of Renoir directing the actress for the film's murder scene); theatrical trailer; gallery
Accompanying material
1 booklet (34 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
Control code
62500336
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Isbn
9780780026247
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173824
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
BET020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)62500336
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
Terms governing use
Bates: No public performance rights purchased; home, library, or classroom use only
Video recording format
DVD

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