Belle de jour
DVD
2012
1 available of 2 items

The porcelain perfection of Catherine Deneuve hides a cracked interior in the actress's most iconic role: Severine, a chilly Paris housewife by night, a bordello prostitute by day.

Item Details
Series:
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs)
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 593.
The Criterion collection
The Criterion collection ; 593
Subjects:
Award Winners.
Foreign.
Frigidity (Psychology) -- Drama.
Kessel, Joseph, 1898-1979 -- Film adaptations.
Mature And/Or Erotic Content.
Prostitutes -- Drama.
Prostitution -- France -- Paris -- Drama.
Genre:
Erotic films.
Feature films -- France.
Feature films -- Italy.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Foreign language films -- French.
Other Authors:
Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983.
Carrière, Jean-Claude.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Deneuve, Catherine, 1943-
Hakim, Raymond, 1909-1980.
Hakim, Robert, 1907-1992.
Kessel, Joseph, 1898-1979. Belle de jour.
Page, Geneviève.
Piccoli, Michel, 1925-2020
ISBN:
9781604655056
Publisher, Date:
[United States] : Criterion Collection, [2012]
Description:
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: R.
Notes:
DVD, NTSC, Region 1, aspect ratio (1.66:1), PCM mono.
Catherine Deneuve, Jean Sorel, Michel Piccoli, Genevieve Page.
Director of photography, Sacha Vierny ; editor, Walter Spohr.
Based on the book by Joseph Kessel.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1967.
Special features: high definition digital restoration, audio commentary featuring Michael Wood ; video piece featuring Susie Bright ; interview iwth Jean-Claude Carriere ; excerpt from the French television program cinema featuring interviews ; original and American release trailers ; booklet featuring an essay by critic Melissa Anderson.
French dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
CC2101DDVD
Link to PAC
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