A man escaped

Published 2013
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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.

Special edition.
2 videodiscs (101 minutes) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating : Not rated.
Other Title:
Robert Bresson's a man escaped
Originally released as a motion picture in 1956.
Based on the narrative by André Devigny.
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; Accompanied by a booklet essay by critic Ignatiy Vishnevetsky and reprinted pieces by Chaplin and critic André Bazin.
Director of photography, L.H. Burel ; production designer, Pierre Charbonnier ; music by Mozart ; film editor, Raymond Lamy.
François Leterrier, Charles Le Clainche, Maurice Beerblock, Roland Monod, Jacques Ertaud.
For private home use only.
French dialogue with optional English subtitles.
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