The Resource Orfeu negro : Black Orpheus, Lopert Films, Inc. ; co-production franco-italienne, Dispatfilm, Gemma Cinematografica avec la participation de Tupan Filmes LTDA ; un film de Marcel Camus, (DVD)

Orfeu negro : Black Orpheus, Lopert Films, Inc. ; co-production franco-italienne, Dispatfilm, Gemma Cinematografica avec la participation de Tupan Filmes LTDA ; un film de Marcel Camus, (DVD)

Label
Orfeu negro : Black Orpheus
Title
Orfeu negro
Title remainder
Black Orpheus
Statement of responsibility
Lopert Films, Inc. ; co-production franco-italienne, Dispatfilm, Gemma Cinematografica avec la participation de Tupan Filmes LTDA ; un film de Marcel Camus
Title variation
  • Black Orpheus
  • Marcel Camus' Black Orpheus
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • poreng
  • eng
  • por
Summary
Story based on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set against the colorful background of the carnival in Rio de Janiero. With its magnificent color photography and lively soundtrack, this film brought the infectious bossa nova beat to the United States
Member of
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Producer, Sacha Gordine ; director, Marcel Camus ; script, Jacques Viot ; photography, Jean Bourgoin ; music, Luis Bonfa, Antonio Carlos Jobim
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In Portuguese with optional English subtitles or dubbed English
PerformerNote
Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, Lourdes de Oliveira, Lea Garcia
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1912-1982
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Camus, Marcel
  • Gordine, Sacha
  • Viot, Jacques
  • Bonfá, Luiz
  • Jobim, Antonio Carlos
  • Mello, Breno
  • Dawn, Marpessa
  • Oliveira, Lourdes de
  • Garcia, Lea
  • Moraes, Vinícius de
  • Lopert Films
  • Dispatfilm (Firm)
  • Gemma cinematografica (Firm)
  • Tupan Filmes
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
Criterion collection.
Series volume
48
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orpheus (Greek mythology)
  • Carnival
  • Bossa nova (Music)
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Orfeu negro : Black Orpheus, Lopert Films, Inc. ; co-production franco-italienne, Dispatfilm, Gemma Cinematografica avec la participation de Tupan Filmes LTDA ; un film de Marcel Camus, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1959 motion picture
  • Special features: Uncut version of film featuring previously unseen footage, remastered sound, new English subtitle translation, English-dubbed soundtrack, French theatrical trailer
  • Inspired from the play "Orfeu da Conçeicão" by Vinícius de Moraes
  • "A Janus Films release"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a339281
  • ocm42013158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended international version.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
BLA070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital mono ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Orfeu negro : Black Orpheus, Lopert Films, Inc. ; co-production franco-italienne, Dispatfilm, Gemma Cinematografica avec la participation de Tupan Filmes LTDA ; un film de Marcel Camus, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 1959 motion picture
  • Special features: Uncut version of film featuring previously unseen footage, remastered sound, new English subtitle translation, English-dubbed soundtrack, French theatrical trailer
  • Inspired from the play "Orfeu da Conçeicão" by Vinícius de Moraes
  • "A Janus Films release"--Container
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
  • a339281
  • ocm42013158
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Extended international version.
Extent
1 videodisc (107 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
BLA070
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; Dolby digital mono ; 1.33:1 aspect ratio
Video recording format
DVD

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