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The Resource Orson Welles's F for fake, Les Films de L'Astrophore ; written by Orson Welles and Oja Kodar ; directed by Orson Welles

Orson Welles's F for fake, Les Films de L'Astrophore ; written by Orson Welles and Oja Kodar ; directed by Orson Welles

Label
Orson Welles's F for fake
Title
Orson Welles's F for fake
Statement of responsibility
Les Films de L'Astrophore ; written by Orson Welles and Oja Kodar ; directed by Orson Welles
Title variation
  • F for fake
  • About fakes
Creator
Contributor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Performer
Presenter
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
Voice actor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Trickery. Deceit. Magic. In this free-form documentary, the legendary filmmaker gleefully engages the central preoccupation of his career: the tenuous line between truth and illusion, art and lies
Member of
Cataloging source
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Characteristic
videorecording
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F for fake (Motion picture)
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Credits note
Original music, Michel Legrand ; editing, Marie-Sophie Dubus with Dominique Engerer ; photography (France and Ibiza), Christian Odasso ; photography (U.S.A. and Toussaint), Gary Graver
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Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Closed-captioned with English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
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PerformerNote
Orson Welles, Oja Kodar, Elmyr de Hory, Clifford Irving, Edith Irving, François Reichenbach, Laurence Harvey, Gary Graver
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  • 1915-1985
  • -1993
  • 1939-
  • 1932-
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  • Welles, Orson
  • Kodar, Oja
  • Reichenbach, François
  • Bogdanovich, Peter
  • Hory, Elmyr de
  • Irving, Clifford
  • Irving, Edith
  • Harvey, Laurence
  • Legrand, Michel
  • Dubus, Marie-Sophie
  • Engerer, Dominique
  • Odasso, Christian
  • Graver, Gary
  • Films du Prisme (Firm)
  • Films de l'Astrophore
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
88
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
288
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  • Hory, Elmyr de
  • Irving, Clifford
  • Impostors and imposture
  • Art forgers
  • Art
  • Art
  • Expertise
  • Fraud
  • Deception
  • Hoaxes
  • Literary forgeries and mystifications
  • Feature films
  • Experimental films
  • Nonfiction films
  • Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Orson Welles's F for fake, Les Films de L'Astrophore ; written by Orson Welles and Oja Kodar ; directed by Orson Welles
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 1972
  • Special features: Disc 1. Audio commentary by Oja Kodar and Gary Graver; introduction by Peter Bogdanovich; extended 9-minute trailer; Disc 2. Orson Welles: One-Man Band (1995), an 88 minute documentary about Welles's unfinished projects; Almost True: The Noble Art of Forgery (1997), a 52-minute documentary about art forger Elmyr de Hory; a 60 Minutes interview with Clifford Irving, from 2000, about his Howard Hughes autobiography hoax; a 1972 Hughes press conference exposing Irving's hoax; plus: a new essay by film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([12] pages ; color illustrations ; 19 cm.)
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
Contents
Disc 1: The film: audio commentary by star and co-writer Oja Kodar and director of photography Gary Graver; introduction by director Peter Bogdanovich; extended 9-minute trailer. -- Disc 2: The supplements: Orson Welles: One-Man Band (1995), an 88-minute documentary about Welles's unfinished projects; Almost True: The Noble Art of Forgery (1997), a 52-minute documentary about art forger Elmyr de Hory; a 60 Minutes interview with Clifford Irving, from 2000, about his Howard Hughes autobiography hoax; a 1972 Hughes press conference exposing Irving's hoax; plus: a new essay by film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (88 min.)
Isbn
9780780030022
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 037429206928
  • 0780030028
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FAK020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)59109967
  • (OCoLC)ocm59109967
  • 886870
System details
DVD, region 1, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs, Dolby Digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Orson Welles's F for fake, Les Films de L'Astrophore ; written by Orson Welles and Oja Kodar ; directed by Orson Welles
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a documentary film in 1972
  • Special features: Disc 1. Audio commentary by Oja Kodar and Gary Graver; introduction by Peter Bogdanovich; extended 9-minute trailer; Disc 2. Orson Welles: One-Man Band (1995), an 88 minute documentary about Welles's unfinished projects; Almost True: The Noble Art of Forgery (1997), a 52-minute documentary about art forger Elmyr de Hory; a 60 Minutes interview with Clifford Irving, from 2000, about his Howard Hughes autobiography hoax; a 1972 Hughes press conference exposing Irving's hoax; plus: a new essay by film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([12] pages ; color illustrations ; 19 cm.)
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
Contents
Disc 1: The film: audio commentary by star and co-writer Oja Kodar and director of photography Gary Graver; introduction by director Peter Bogdanovich; extended 9-minute trailer. -- Disc 2: The supplements: Orson Welles: One-Man Band (1995), an 88-minute documentary about Welles's unfinished projects; Almost True: The Noble Art of Forgery (1997), a 52-minute documentary about art forger Elmyr de Hory; a 60 Minutes interview with Clifford Irving, from 2000, about his Howard Hughes autobiography hoax; a 1972 Hughes press conference exposing Irving's hoax; plus: a new essay by film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (88 min.)
Isbn
9780780030022
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 037429206928
  • 0780030028
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
FAK020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)59109967
  • (OCoLC)ocm59109967
  • 886870
System details
DVD, region 1, enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs, Dolby Digital mono., dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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