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Man Escaped, Or, the Wind Blows Where It Wishes [DVD]

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.

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DVD

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Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9781604657074


Format: DVD
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.
Title: Man escaped, or, the wind blows where it wishes [DVD] / Janus Films ; Gaumont présente ; 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.
Publisher Date: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2013]
Subject: Devigny, André, 1916-1999 -- Drama. Escapes -- Germany -- Drama. Prisoners of war -- France -- Drama. Prisoners of war -- Germany -- Drama. World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German -- Drama. World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France -- Drama.
Isbn: 9781604657074
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Man
Oclc: 827237382
Upc: 715515104111
Bib Id: 444038

Format: DVD
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.
Title: Man escaped, or, the wind blows where it wishes [DVD] / Janus Films ; Gaumont présente ; 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.
Edition: Two-DVD special edition.
Publisher, Date: [New York] : Criterion Collection, [2013]
Description: 2 videodiscs (101 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([16] p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
Series: Criterion collection ; 650
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 650.
Subjects: Devigny, André, 1916-1999 -- Drama.
Subjects: Escapes -- Germany -- Drama.
Subjects: Prisoners of war -- France -- Drama.
Subjects: Prisoners of war -- Germany -- Drama.
Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, German -- Drama.
Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France -- Drama.
Genre: War films
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Fiction films
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Motion pictures -- France.
Genre: French language films
Other Author: Bresson, Robert director, author of screenplay.
Other Author: Thuillier, Jean producer.
Other Author: Poiré, Alain producer.
Other Author: Leterrier, François, actor.
Other Author: Le Clainche, Charles, actor.
Other Author: Beerblock, Maurice, 1930-1998, actor.
Other Author: Monod, Roland, actor.
Other Author: Ertaud, Jacques, 1924-1995, actor.
Other Author: Delhumeau, Jean Paul, actor.
Other Author: Treherne, Roger, actor.
Other Author: Delamarre, Jean Philippe, actor.
Other Author: Gattegno, César, actor.
Other Author: Oerlemans, Jacques, actor.
Other Author: Grevenhorst, Klaus Detlef, actor.
Other Author: Schmidt, Leonhard, actor.
Other Author: Burel, Léonce-Henri, 1892-1977 director of photography.
Other Author: Charbonnier, Pierre, 1897- production designer.
Other Author: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791 composer (expression)
Other Author: Lamy, Raymond, film editor.
Other Author: Pipolo, Tony, essayist.
Other Author: Devigny, André, 1916-1999. Condamné à mort s'est échappé.
Other Author: Janus Films
Other Author: Gaumont (Firm)
Other Author: Nouvelles éditions de films (Firm)
Other Author: Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Title: Vent souffle où il veut [DVD]
Other Title: Title from English subtitles: Man escaped, or, the wind blows where it wishes [DVD]
Other Title: Wind blows where it wishes [DVD]
Other Title: Robert Bresson's A man escaped [DVD]
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Notes: Based on the narrative by André Devigny.
Notes: Special features: Disc 1: Trailer. Disc 2: 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.
Notes: Director of photography, L.H. Burel ; production designer, Pierre Charbonnier ; music by Mozart ; film editor, Raymond Lamy.
Notes: 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.
Notes: DVD, NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono.
Notes: In French; with English subtitles.
ISBN: 9781604657074
Publisher Number: CC2243D
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Man
Medium: [DVD]