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The Resource A man escaped, Gaumont Distribution présente ; un film de Robert Bresson ; scénario et dialogues de Robert Bresson ; une co-production, Gaumont, Nouvelles Editions de Films ; producteurs délégués, Jean Thuillier et Alain Poiré

A man escaped, Gaumont Distribution présente ; un film de Robert Bresson ; scénario et dialogues de Robert Bresson ; une co-production, Gaumont, Nouvelles Editions de Films ; producteurs délégués, Jean Thuillier et Alain Poiré

Label
A man escaped
Title
A man escaped
Statement of responsibility
Gaumont Distribution présente ; un film de Robert Bresson ; scénario et dialogues de Robert Bresson ; une co-production, Gaumont, Nouvelles Editions de Films ; producteurs délégués, Jean Thuillier et Alain Poiré
Title variation
  • Un condamné à mort s'est échappé, ou, Le vent souffle où il veut
  • Vent souffle où il veut
  • Wind blows where it wishes
Contributor
Actor
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Presenter
Producer
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, L.H. Burel ; production designer, Pierre Charbonnier ; music by Mozart ; film editor, Raymond Lamy
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
François Leterrier, Charles Le Clainche, Maurice Beerblock, Roland Monod, Jacques Ertaud, Jean Paul Delhumeau, Roger Treherne, Jean-Philippe Delamarre, Cesar Gattegno, Jacques Oerlemans, Klaus Detlef Grevenhorst, Leonhard Schmidt
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • approximately 1930-1998
  • 1924-1995
  • 1892-1977
  • 1897-1978
  • 1756-1791
  • 1916-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bresson, Robert
  • Thuillier, Jean
  • Poiré, Alain
  • Leterrier, François
  • Le Clainche, Charles
  • Beerblock, Maurice
  • Monod, Roland
  • Ertaud, Jacques
  • Delhumeau, Jean Paul
  • Treherne, Roger
  • Delamarre, Jean Philippe
  • Gattegno, César
  • Oerlemans, Jacques
  • Grevenhorst, Klaus Detlef
  • Schmidt, Leonhard
  • Burel, Léonce-Henri
  • Charbonnier, Pierre
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Lamy, Raymond
  • Pipolo, Tony
  • Devigny, André
  • Gaumont (Firm)
  • Nouvelles éditions de films (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
101
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
650
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Devigny, André
  • Escapes
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • War films
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
  • Foreign films
Technique
live action
Label
A man escaped, Gaumont Distribution présente ; un film de Robert Bresson ; scénario et dialogues de Robert Bresson ; une co-production, Gaumont, Nouvelles Editions de Films ; producteurs délégués, Jean Thuillier et Alain Poiré
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Digitally restored
  • Based on the narrative by André Devigny
  • Special features: trailer; Bresson: without a trace, a 1965 episode of the television program Cineastes de notre temps; The road to Bresson, a 1984 documentary; The essence of forms, a forty-five minute documentary from 2010; Functions of film sound, a new visual essay. Booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Tony Pipolo
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 17 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781604657067
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515104012
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2242BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827237435
  • (OCoLC)ocn827237435
  • 995906
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc; region A; full screen (1:33:1) presentation; mono.; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
A man escaped, Gaumont Distribution présente ; un film de Robert Bresson ; scénario et dialogues de Robert Bresson ; une co-production, Gaumont, Nouvelles Editions de Films ; producteurs délégués, Jean Thuillier et Alain Poiré
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1956
  • Digitally restored
  • Based on the narrative by André Devigny
  • Special features: trailer; Bresson: without a trace, a 1965 episode of the television program Cineastes de notre temps; The road to Bresson, a 1984 documentary; The essence of forms, a forty-five minute documentary from 2010; Functions of film sound, a new visual essay. Booklet featuring an essay by film scholar Tony Pipolo
Accompanying material
1 booklet (16 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 17 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
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Isbn
9781604657067
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515104012
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
CC2242BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)827237435
  • (OCoLC)ocn827237435
  • 995906
System details
  • Blu-ray Disc; region A; full screen (1:33:1) presentation; mono.; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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