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The Resource Le plaisir, Gaumont Distribution présente ; Columbia Films S.A. présente une production C.C.F.C., E. Harispuru, producteur délégué, et Stera Film ; un film de Max Ophüls ; adaptation de Jacques Natanson et Max Ophüls ; dialogues de Jacques Natanson

Le plaisir, Gaumont Distribution présente ; Columbia Films S.A. présente une production C.C.F.C., E. Harispuru, producteur délégué, et Stera Film ; un film de Max Ophüls ; adaptation de Jacques Natanson et Max Ophüls ; dialogues de Jacques Natanson

Label
Le plaisir
Title
Le plaisir
Statement of responsibility
Gaumont Distribution présente ; Columbia Films S.A. présente une production C.C.F.C., E. Harispuru, producteur délégué, et Stera Film ; un film de Max Ophüls ; adaptation de Jacques Natanson et Max Ophüls ; dialogues de Jacques Natanson
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
An aging man hides behind a mask to meet ladies, a madame takes her girls to a communion, and a painter falls for his model in three stories about the limits of spiritual and physical pleasure
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Plaisir (Motion picture)
Credits note
Music, Joe Hayos ; directors of photography, Christian Matras (Le masque, La Maison Tellier), Philippe Agostini (Le modèle) ; editing, Léonide Azar
Language note
In French (Dolby digital mono) with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Claude Dauphin, Gaby Morlay, Madeleine Renaud, Ginette Leclerc, Mila Parély, Danielle Darrieux, Pierre Brasseur, Jean Gabin, Jean Servais, Daniel Gélin, Simone Simon
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1902-1957,
  • 1901-1975,
  • 1903-1978,
  • 1893-1964,
  • 1900-1994,
  • 1912-1992,
  • 1917-2012,
  • 1917-2017,
  • 1905-1972,
  • 1904-1976,
  • 1910-1976,
  • 1907-1982,
  • 1903-1977,
  • 1900-
  • 1850-1893
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ophuls, Max
  • Natanson, Jacques
  • Harispuru, E.,
  • Dauphin, Claude
  • Morlay, Gaby
  • Renaud, Madeleine
  • Leclerc, Ginette
  • Parély, Mila
  • Darrieux, Danielle
  • Brasseur, Pierre
  • Gabin, Jean
  • Servais, Jean
  • Gélin, Daniel,
  • Simon, Simone,
  • Hajos, Joe
  • Matras, Christian
  • Agostini, Philippe,
  • Azar, Léonide
  • Maupassant, Guy de
  • Gaumont (Firm),
  • Columbia Films,
  • Compagnie commerciale française cinématographique,
  • Stera Film,
  • Criterion Collection (Firm),
Runtime
97
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
444
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pleasure
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Older men
  • Prostitutes
  • Artists' models
  • Artists' models
  • Love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Pleasure
  • Prostitutes
Technique
live action
Label
Le plaisir, Gaumont Distribution présente ; Columbia Films S.A. présente une production C.C.F.C., E. Harispuru, producteur délégué, et Stera Film ; un film de Max Ophüls ; adaptation de Jacques Natanson et Max Ophüls ; dialogues de Jacques Natanson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on three stories by Guy de Maupassant (Le masque; La Maison Tellier; Le modèle)
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1952
  • Accompanying booklet includes the essay Life is movement by film critic Robin Wood
  • Special features: introduction by filmmaker Todd Haynes (2005); English and German audio (excerpts from the opening narration recorded by Max Ophuls for the English (by Peter Ustinov) and German (by Anton Walbrook) versions of the film; From script to screen (video essay featuring film scholar Jean-Piere Berthomé discussing the evolution of the director Max Ophuls's screenplay for Le plaisir); Actor Daniel Gélin (interview by Martina Müller; 1989); Assistant director Tony Aboyantz (interview by Martina Müller; 1989); Set decorator Robert Christidès (interview by Martina Müller; 1989)
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 pages : illustrations ; 18 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
233218232
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604650600
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
715515031523
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1766D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)233218232
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
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
Le plaisir, Gaumont Distribution présente ; Columbia Films S.A. présente une production C.C.F.C., E. Harispuru, producteur délégué, et Stera Film ; un film de Max Ophüls ; adaptation de Jacques Natanson et Max Ophüls ; dialogues de Jacques Natanson
Publication
Note
  • Based on three stories by Guy de Maupassant (Le masque; La Maison Tellier; Le modèle)
  • Originally released as a feature film in 1952
  • Accompanying booklet includes the essay Life is movement by film critic Robin Wood
  • Special features: introduction by filmmaker Todd Haynes (2005); English and German audio (excerpts from the opening narration recorded by Max Ophuls for the English (by Peter Ustinov) and German (by Anton Walbrook) versions of the film; From script to screen (video essay featuring film scholar Jean-Piere Berthomé discussing the evolution of the director Max Ophuls's screenplay for Le plaisir); Actor Daniel Gélin (interview by Martina Müller; 1989); Assistant director Tony Aboyantz (interview by Martina Müller; 1989); Set decorator Robert Christidès (interview by Martina Müller; 1989)
  • Full screen (1.33:1)
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 pages : illustrations ; 18 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
233218232
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition
Extent
1 videodisc (97 min.)
Isbn
9781604650600
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
715515031523
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC1766D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)233218232
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1
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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