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The Resource The 400 blows., director, François Truffaut ; screenplay, Marcel Moussay and François Truffaut ; producer, François Truffaut and Georges Charlot

The 400 blows., director, François Truffaut ; screenplay, Marcel Moussay and François Truffaut ; producer, François Truffaut and Georges Charlot

Label
The 400 blows.
Title
The 400 blows.
Statement of responsibility
director, François Truffaut ; screenplay, Marcel Moussay and François Truffaut ; producer, François Truffaut and Georges Charlot
Title variation
  • Four hundred blows
  • Quatre cents coups
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Sensitively recreating the trials of Truffaut's own childhood, portraying aloof parents, oppressive teachers, petty crime, and a friendship that would last a lifetime
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematorgraphy, Henri Decae ; editors, Marie Josèphe Yoyotte, Cécile Decugis and de Possel
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
French dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.F68 2009
PerformerNote
Jean-Pierre Léaud, Claire Maurier, Albert Remy, Guy Decombie, Georges Flamant, Patrick Auffay
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1944-
  • 1911-1967
  • 1903-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Truffaut, François
  • Moussay, Marcel
  • Charlot, Georges
  • Léaud, Jean-Pierre
  • Maurier, Claire
  • Rémy, Albert
  • Decombie, Guy
  • Flamant, Georges
  • Auffay, Patrick
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile detention homes
  • Teenage boys
  • Teenage boys
Technique
live action
Label
The 400 blows., director, François Truffaut ; screenplay, Marcel Moussay and François Truffaut ; producer, François Truffaut and Georges Charlot
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Title from container
  • Special featues: Commentaries by Brian Stonehill and Truffaut's lifelong friend, Robert Lachenay; rare audition footage of Jean-Pierre Léaud, Patrick Auffay, and Richard Kanayan; newsreel footage of Jean-Pierre Léaud in Cannes for the showing of "The 400 blows"; excerpts from a French TV program with Truffaut discussing his youth, critical writings, and the origins of Antoine Doinel in "The blows" and "Antoine and Collette"; television interview with Truffaut about the global financial reception of "The 400 blows" and his own critical impression of the film; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1173077
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515043212
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1173077
  • (OCoLC)276784022
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The 400 blows., director, François Truffaut ; screenplay, Marcel Moussay and François Truffaut ; producer, François Truffaut and Georges Charlot
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Title from container
  • Special featues: Commentaries by Brian Stonehill and Truffaut's lifelong friend, Robert Lachenay; rare audition footage of Jean-Pierre Léaud, Patrick Auffay, and Richard Kanayan; newsreel footage of Jean-Pierre Léaud in Cannes for the showing of "The 400 blows"; excerpts from a French TV program with Truffaut discussing his youth, critical writings, and the origins of Antoine Doinel in "The blows" and "Antoine and Collette"; television interview with Truffaut about the global financial reception of "The 400 blows" and his own critical impression of the film; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1173077
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515043212
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1173077
  • (OCoLC)276784022
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono., NTSC
Video recording format
DVD

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