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The Resource L'aveu : Confession, adaptation et dialogue de Jorge Semprun ; produit par Robert Dorfman et Bertrand Javal ; réalisation de Costa-Gavras ; Les films Corona ; Les films Pomereu - Paris ; Fono - Roma ; Selenia Cinematografica - Roma, (DVD)

L'aveu : Confession, adaptation et dialogue de Jorge Semprun ; produit par Robert Dorfman et Bertrand Javal ; réalisation de Costa-Gavras ; Les films Corona ; Les films Pomereu - Paris ; Fono - Roma ; Selenia Cinematografica - Roma, (DVD)

Label
L'aveu : Confession
Title
L'aveu
Title remainder
Confession
Statement of responsibility
adaptation et dialogue de Jorge Semprun ; produit par Robert Dorfman et Bertrand Javal ; réalisation de Costa-Gavras ; Les films Corona ; Les films Pomereu - Paris ; Fono - Roma ; Selenia Cinematografica - Roma
Title variation
Confession
Contributor
Actor
Author
Director of photography
Film director
Film editor
Filmmaker
Film producer
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Based on a harrowing true story, the film presents the history of an influential Czechoslovak dignitary who, in the early fifties, was abducted, imprisoned, and interrogated by fellow members of his country's Communist ruling party, their intentions vague, their methods terrifying
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Director of photography, Raoul Coutard ; editor, Françoise Bonnot ; production designer, Bernard Evein ; music, Giovanni Fusco
Dewey number
791.43/72
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67I4DandONA
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Language note
French dialogue; optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.C664 2015
PerformerNote
Yves Montand, Simone Signoret, Gabriele Ferzetti, Michel Vitold
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1933-
  • 1912-1999
  • 1921-1991
  • 1921-1985
  • 1925-2015
  • 1939-2018
  • 1929-2006
  • 1906-1968
  • 1916-2012
  • 1921-2012
  • 1943-2014
  • 1941-
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  • Costa-Gavras
  • Semprún, Jorge
  • Dorfmann, Robert
  • Javal, Bertrand
  • Montand, Yves
  • Signoret, Simone
  • Ferzetti, Gabriele
  • Vitold, Michel
  • Coutard, Raoul
  • Bonnot, Françoise
  • Evein, Bernard
  • Fusco, Giovanni
  • London, Artur Gerard
  • London, Lise
  • Marker, Chris
  • Bagh, Peter von
  • Michalczyk, John J.
  • Iordanova, Dina
  • Films Corona
  • Films Pomereu
  • Fono Roma (Firm)
  • Selenia Cinematografica (Firm)
  • K.G. Productions (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
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Runtime
138
Series statement
The Criterion Collection
Series volume
759
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • London, Artur Gerard
  • London, Artur Gerard
  • Czechoslovakia
  • Trials (Political crimes and offenses)
  • Politics and government
  • Trials (Political crimes and offenses)
  • Czechoslovakia
Technique
live action
Label
L'aveu : Confession, adaptation et dialogue de Jorge Semprun ; produit par Robert Dorfman et Bertrand Javal ; réalisation de Costa-Gavras ; Les films Corona ; Les films Pomereu - Paris ; Fono - Roma ; Selenia Cinematografica - Roma, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the account by Lise and Artur London
  • Restored in 2014 by KG Productions
  • Special features: New 2K digital restoration. Disc 2: You speak of Prague: The second trial of Artur London (a twenty-one minute on-set documentary by Chris Marker, aired on French television March 5, 1970); Costa-Gavras at the Midnight Sun Film Festival (conversation between the director and film scholar Peter von Bagh recorded at the 1998 Midnight Sun Film Festival in Sodankylä, Finland); Portrait London (a 1981 interview with Artur and Lise London, originally broadcast on French television on January 21, 1981); Yves Montand (7 minute interview with the actor on the making of the film and how he prepared for the role, aired on French television on May 10, 1970); Françoise Bonnot (17 minute interview with the film's editor on working with the director); John Michalczyk (7 minute interview with the author of Costa-Gavras: The Political Fiction Film). Insert includes an essay by film scholar Dina Iordanova
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
Accompanying material
1 folded-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one. [Feature film] -- disc two. [Special features]
Control code
ocn907311326
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Director approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 min.)
Isbn
9781604659818
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515144414
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2473DDVD
  • CC2473D
  • CC2473D-1
  • CC2473D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)907311326
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
L'aveu : Confession, adaptation et dialogue de Jorge Semprun ; produit par Robert Dorfman et Bertrand Javal ; réalisation de Costa-Gavras ; Les films Corona ; Les films Pomereu - Paris ; Fono - Roma ; Selenia Cinematografica - Roma, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the account by Lise and Artur London
  • Restored in 2014 by KG Productions
  • Special features: New 2K digital restoration. Disc 2: You speak of Prague: The second trial of Artur London (a twenty-one minute on-set documentary by Chris Marker, aired on French television March 5, 1970); Costa-Gavras at the Midnight Sun Film Festival (conversation between the director and film scholar Peter von Bagh recorded at the 1998 Midnight Sun Film Festival in Sodankylä, Finland); Portrait London (a 1981 interview with Artur and Lise London, originally broadcast on French television on January 21, 1981); Yves Montand (7 minute interview with the actor on the making of the film and how he prepared for the role, aired on French television on May 10, 1970); Françoise Bonnot (17 minute interview with the film's editor on working with the director); John Michalczyk (7 minute interview with the author of Costa-Gavras: The Political Fiction Film). Insert includes an essay by film scholar Dina Iordanova
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1970
Accompanying material
1 folded-out insert.
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
disc one. [Feature film] -- disc two. [Special features]
Control code
ocn907311326
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Director approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (138 min.)
Isbn
9781604659818
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515144414
Other physical details
sound, color
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2473DDVD
  • CC2473D
  • CC2473D-1
  • CC2473D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)907311326
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; mono
Video recording format
DVD

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