Joyeux Noël = Merry Christmas
DVD
2006
8 available of 10 items

Loosely based on true episodes, this film tells the story of German, French, and Scottish soldiers in the bloody trenches of World War I and the miraculous Christmas Eve truce they unexpectedly forge. Follows a French lieutenant, a Scottish priest, and a German tenor and his beloved Danish soprano as music and the spirit of Christmas create bonds between enemies.

Item Details
Series:
Sony Pictures classics
Sony Pictures classics.
Subjects:
Christmas Truce, 1914 -- Drama.
Guerra Mundial I, 1914-1918 -- Campañas -- Teatro.
Guerra Mundial II, 1939-1945 -- Armisticios -- Teatro.
Intrenchments -- Drama.
Navidad -- Teatro.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Armistices -- Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front -- Drama.
Genre:
Christmas films.
Feature films.
Foreign films.
War films.
Other Authors:
Artémis productions (Belgium), production company.
Belvaux, Lucas, 1961- actor.
Boon, Dany, actor.
Brühl, Daniel, 1978- actor.
Bureau Film Company, production company.
Canet, Guillaume, actor.
Carion, Christian, director, screenwriter.
Ferns, Alex, 1968- actor.
Fürmann, Benno, 1972- actor.
Kruger, Diane, 1976- actor.
Le Coq, Bernard, actor.
Lewis, Gary, 1958- actor.
MediaPro Pictures (Firm), production company.
Nord-Ouest Films, production company.
Productions de la Guéville, production company.
Richardson, Ian, 1934-2007, actor.
Robertson, Steven, actor.
Rombi, Philippe, composer.
Rossignon, Christophe, producer.
Schmauser, Thomas, actor.
Sedláčková, Andrea, 1967- editor.
Senator Film (Firm), production company.
Sony Pictures Classics (Firm), production company.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (Firm), production company.
TF1 Films Production, production company.
Van den Ende, Walther, cinematographer.
Witter, Frank, 1970- actor.
ISBN:
9781424817627
1424817625
Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1
videodisc
DVD
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: PG
Other Title:
Merry Christmas
Notes:
Number of discs may vary.
DVD release of the 2005 motion picture.
Region 1, anamorphic widescreen format (2.35:1 aspect ratio); Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
Special features include: audio commentary with writer/director Christian Carion; interview with Christian Carion, previews of other films.
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions.
Director of photography, Walther Vanden Ende ; editing, Andréa Sedlackova ; music composed, orchestrated and directed by Philippe Rombi ; production design, Jean Michel Simonet.
Diane Krüger, Benno Fürmann, Guillaume Canet, Gary Lewis, Dany Boon, Daniel Brühl, Alex Ferns, Steven Robertson, Frank Witter, Bernard Le Coq, Ian Richardson, Lucas Belvaux, Thomas Schmauser.
DVD-video; region 1; Dolby digital; 2.35:1 anamorphic widescreen; high definition.
French, English, and German soundtrack; optional English, Spanish, French, or Portuguese subtitles.
Academy Award & Golden Globe Nominee for Best Foreign Film.
Contents:
Feature film
Bonus features.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
15099
15101LIT
10142654
Link to PAC
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