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The Resource Les visiteurs du soir, (videorecording)

Les visiteurs du soir, (videorecording)

Label
Les visiteurs du soir
Title
Les visiteurs du soir
Title variation
  • Devil's envoys
  • Devil's envoys
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Costume designer
Director
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Musical director
Producer
Production designer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Set in the 15th century, two strangers dressed as minstrels arrive at a castle in advance of court festivities, and it is revealed that they are actually emissaries of the devil himself, dispatched to spread heartbreak and suffering. Their plans, however, are thwarted by an unexpected intrusion: human love. Often interpreted as an allegory for the Nazi occupation of France, during which it was made
Member of
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Visiteurs du soir (Motion picture)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
901N1_y7Bvs
Intended audience
Not rated
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
PerformerNote
Arletty, Marie Dea, Fernand Ledoux, Alain Cuny, Pierre Labry, Jean d'Yd, Roger Blin, Gabriel Gabrio, Marcel Herrand, Jules Berry
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1900-1977
  • 1902-1962
  • 1903-1964
  • 1906-1972
  • 1891-1968
  • 1907-1984
  • 1885-1948
  • 1880-1964
  • 1907-1984
  • 1887-1946
  • 1883-1951
  • 1898-1992
  • 1897-1993
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paulv⥬ Andr⥬
  • Pr⥶ert, Jacques
  • Laroche, Pierre
  • Hubert, Roger
  • Rust, Henri
  • Thiriet, Maurice
  • Munch, Charles
  • Wakhevitch, Georges
  • Cuny, Alain
  • Labry, Pierre
  • Yd, Jean d'
  • Blin, Roger
  • Gabrio, Gabriel
  • Herrand, Marcel
  • Berry, Jules
  • Arletty
  • D⥡, Marie
  • Ledoux, Fernand
  • Carn⥬ Marcel
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
121
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
626
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Troubadours
  • Devil
  • Marriage customs and rites
  • Middle Ages
  • Temptation
  • Courtly love
  • Man-woman relationships
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
Les visiteurs du soir, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942
  • Special features: "The making of 'Les visiteurs du soir'" featurette; trailer; booklet with "Love in the ruins" essay by Michael Atkinson
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([18 p.] : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Control code
ocn798729918
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Edition
DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min)
Isbn
9781604656343
Other control number
715515099011
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2184DDVD
  • CC2184D
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono
Label
Les visiteurs du soir, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1942
  • Special features: "The making of 'Les visiteurs du soir'" featurette; trailer; booklet with "Love in the ruins" essay by Michael Atkinson
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([18 p.] : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Control code
ocn798729918
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Edition
DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (121 min)
Isbn
9781604656343
Other control number
715515099011
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • CC2184DDVD
  • CC2184D
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; mono

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