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La Promesse [DVD]

An absorbing drama about a Belgian teenager who is gradually coming to understand the implications of his father making a living off of abusing illegal alien workers.

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2012

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Format: DVD
Summary: An absorbing drama about a Belgian teenager who is gradually coming to understand the implications of his father making a living off of abusing illegal alien workers.
Title: La promesse [DVD] / Luc et Jean-Pierre Dardenne ... [et al.] présentent ; un film de Luc et Jean-Pierre Dardenne ; scénario, Luc et Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Léon Michaux, Alphonse Badolo ; production belgo-franco-luxenbourgeoise ; Films du fleuve ... [et al.].
Publisher Date: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2012]
Subject: Children of criminals -- Drama. Teenage boys -- Drama Fathers and sons -- Drama Illegal aliens -- Crimes against -- Belgium -- Drama.
Isbn: 9781604656169
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System Items Total: 1
Call Number: 791.43 Pro
Oclc: 798365117
Upc: 715515097413
Bib Id: 414249

Format: DVD
Uniform Title: Promesse (Motion picture)
Summary: An absorbing drama about a Belgian teenager who is gradually coming to understand the implications of his father making a living off of abusing illegal alien workers.
Title: La promesse [DVD] / Luc et Jean-Pierre Dardenne ... [et al.] présentent ; un film de Luc et Jean-Pierre Dardenne ; scénario, Luc et Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Léon Michaux, Alphonse Badolo ; production belgo-franco-luxenbourgeoise ; Films du fleuve ... [et al.].
Publisher, Date: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2012]
Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Series: The Criterion collection ; 620
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 620.
Subjects: Children of criminals -- Drama.
Subjects: Teenage boys -- Drama
Subjects: Fathers and sons -- Drama
Subjects: Illegal aliens -- Crimes against -- Belgium -- Drama.
Genre: Crime films
Genre: French language films
Genre: Feature films -- Belgium.
Other Author: Dardenne, Jean-Pierre, 1951- screenwriter, director.
Other Author: Dardenne, Luc, 1954- screenwriter, director.
Other Author: Daldoul, Hassen, producer.
Other Author: Waringo, Claude, producer.
Other Author: Michaux, Léon, screenwriter.
Other Author: Badolo, Alphonse, screenwriter.
Other Author: Marcoen, Alain
Other Author: Billy, Jean-Marie, composer (expression)
Other Author: M'Punga, Denis, composer (expression)
Other Author: Renier, Jérémie actor.
Other Author: Gourmet, Olivier actor.
Other Author: Ouédraogo, Assita, actor.
Other Author: Ouedraogo, Rasmane actor.
Other Author: Films du fleuve (Firm)
Other Author: Eurimages (Organization)
Other Author: Radio-Télévision belge de la communauté culturelle française
Other Author: Samsa film (Firm)
Other Author: Touza productions.
Other Author: Criterion Collection (Firm)
Notes: DVD release of the 1996 motion picture.
Notes: Special features: Conversation between film critic Scott Foundas and filmmakers Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne ; new interview with actors Jérémie Renier and Olivier Gourmet ; trailer ; new English subtitle translation ; booklet featuring an essay by film critic Kent Jones.
Notes: Cinematographers, Alain Marcoen ; editor, Marie-Hélène Dozo ; music, Jean-Marie Billy, Denis M'Punga.
Notes: Jérémie Renier, Olivier Gourmet, Assita Ouédraogo, Rasmané Ouedraogo.
Notes: DVD, NTSC, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Notes: In French, with optional subtitles in English.
ISBN: 9781604656169
Publisher Number: CC2169DDVD
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Available Copies: 0
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: 791.43 Pro
Medium: [DVD]