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The Resource Le mépris : Contempt, Janus Films ; Studio Canal ; Cocinor ; produced by Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion ; directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (DVD videorecording)

Le mépris : Contempt, Janus Films ; Studio Canal ; Cocinor ; produced by Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion ; directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Le mépris : Contempt
Title
Le mépris
Title remainder
Contempt
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Studio Canal ; Cocinor ; produced by Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion ; directed by Jean-Luc Godard
Title variation
  • Le mépris
  • Contempt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
Asked to write a screenplay for an American producer, a young French dramatist and his wife visit the producer's villa in Capri. There the wife and producer engage in an affair, and she decides to leave her husband. However, something quite unexpected happens
Member of
Cataloging source
PUL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Raoul Coutard ; editor, Agnès Guillemot, Issa Clubb (Coutard interview) ; music, Georges Delerue ; camera, André Bonzel (Coutard interview)
Language note
In French with English subtitles; optional English-dubbed soundtrack
PerformerNote
Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli, Jack Palance, Giorgia Moll, Fritz Lang
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1913-2007-
  • 1930-
  • 1925-
  • 1920-2006-
  • 1890-1976
  • 1925-1992
  • 1907-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beauregard, Georges de
  • Ponti, Carlo
  • Godard, Jean Luc
  • Bardot, Brigitte
  • Piccoli, Michel
  • Palance, Jack
  • Lang, Fritz
  • Coutard, Raoul
  • Delerue, Georges
  • Moravia, Alberto
  • Studio Canal+
  • Janus Films
  • Cocinor (Firm)
  • Rome Paris Films
  • Films Concordia (Paris, France)
  • Compagnia Cinematografica Champion
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
103
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
171
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Screenwriters
  • Marriage
  • Feature films
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Adultery
  • Foreign films
  • DVDs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Le mépris : Contempt, Janus Films ; Studio Canal ; Cocinor ; produced by Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion ; directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a French motion picture in 1963
  • Based on the novel Il disprezzo by Alberto Moravia
  • Special features: audio commentary by film scholar Robert Stam ; two 1963 documentaries by Jacques Rozier from the set Bardot et Godard (8 min.) and Paparazzi (18 min.) ; The dinosaur and the baby (1967), a conversation between Jean-Luc Godard and Fritz Lang (60 min.) ; Encounter with Fritz Lang (1963), a short film by Peter Fleischmann; interview with Raoul Coutard ; excerpt from an interview between François Chalais and Jean-Luc Godard about the film ; theatrical trailer
  • Program notes by Phillip Lopate inserted in container
Accompanying material
program notes.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780026179
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CON110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm53202057
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le mépris : Contempt, Janus Films ; Studio Canal ; Cocinor ; produced by Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion ; directed by Jean-Luc Godard, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a French motion picture in 1963
  • Based on the novel Il disprezzo by Alberto Moravia
  • Special features: audio commentary by film scholar Robert Stam ; two 1963 documentaries by Jacques Rozier from the set Bardot et Godard (8 min.) and Paparazzi (18 min.) ; The dinosaur and the baby (1967), a conversation between Jean-Luc Godard and Fritz Lang (60 min.) ; Encounter with Fritz Lang (1963), a short film by Peter Fleischmann; interview with Raoul Coutard ; excerpt from an interview between François Chalais and Jean-Luc Godard about the film ; theatrical trailer
  • Program notes by Phillip Lopate inserted in container
Accompanying material
program notes.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen version ; Special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780026179
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CON110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm53202057
System details
DVD; Dolby digital
Video recording format
DVD

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