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The Resource Danton., Gaumont, une coproduction Franco Polonaise, Gaumont-TFl Films production, S.F.P.C.-T.M ; avec la participation du Ministere de la culture, Paris, et Films Polski ; un film d'Andrzej Wajda ; scénario Jean-Claude Carriere ; une production Margaret Menegoz, Les Films du losange

Danton., Gaumont, une coproduction Franco Polonaise, Gaumont-TFl Films production, S.F.P.C.-T.M ; avec la participation du Ministere de la culture, Paris, et Films Polski ; un film d'Andrzej Wajda ; scénario Jean-Claude Carriere ; une production Margaret Menegoz, Les Films du losange

Label
Danton.
Title
Danton.
Statement of responsibility
Gaumont, une coproduction Franco Polonaise, Gaumont-TFl Films production, S.F.P.C.-T.M ; avec la participation du Ministere de la culture, Paris, et Films Polski ; un film d'Andrzej Wajda ; scénario Jean-Claude Carriere ; une production Margaret Menegoz, Les Films du losange
Contributor
Actor
Director
Interviewee
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
Georges Danton, the popular revolutionary leader, returns to Paris at a time when the new Republic is in disarray. Robespierre and his allies have set up a monstrous dictatorship, beginning the infamous "Reign of Terror." Danton pleads with the people for an end to the bloodshed which violates the spirit of their revolution
Member of
Awards note
  • César: Best Director, 1983.
  • BAFTA Film Award: Best Foreign Language Film, 1984.
  • Prix Louis Delluc, 1982.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Igor Luther ; editor, Halina Prugar-Ketling ; music, Jean Prodromides
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.D36 2009
PerformerNote
Gerard Depardieu, Wojciech Pszoniak, Patrice Chereau, Roger Planchon, Jacques Villeret, Angela Winkler, Boguslaw Linda
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1926-2016
  • 1931-
  • 1948-
  • 1942-
  • 1931-2009
  • 1944-
  • 1901-1935
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wajda, Andrzej
  • Carrière, Jean-Claude
  • Depardieu, Gérard
  • Pszoniak, Wojciech
  • Chéreau, Patrice
  • Planchon, Roger
  • Villeret, Jacques
  • Winkler, Angela
  • Linda, Bogusław
  • Prodromidès, Jean
  • Płażewski, Jerzy
  • Quart, Leonard
  • Przybyszewska, Stanisława
  • Films du losange (Firm)
  • Gaumont (Firm)
  • TF1 Films Production
  • Film Polski
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
136
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
464
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Danton, Georges Jacques
  • Revolutionaries
  • France
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Danton., Gaumont, une coproduction Franco Polonaise, Gaumont-TFl Films production, S.F.P.C.-T.M ; avec la participation du Ministere de la culture, Paris, et Films Polski ; un film d'Andrzej Wajda ; scénario Jean-Claude Carriere ; une production Margaret Menegoz, Les Films du losange
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: L'affaire Danton / by Stanisława Przybyszewska
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1983
  • Special features: New high-definition digital transfer; interviews with director Andrzej Wajda, screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière, and Polish film critic Jerzy Plazewski; Wajda's "Danton", a 42-minute behind-the-scenes documentary on the making of the film; original theatrical trailer; new and improved English subtltle translation; new essay by film scholar Leonard Quart
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1179771
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (136 min.)
Isbn
9781604651263
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042819
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1179771
  • (Sirsi) 1179771
  • (OCoLC)294967115
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Danton., Gaumont, une coproduction Franco Polonaise, Gaumont-TFl Films production, S.F.P.C.-T.M ; avec la participation du Ministere de la culture, Paris, et Films Polski ; un film d'Andrzej Wajda ; scénario Jean-Claude Carriere ; une production Margaret Menegoz, Les Films du losange
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play: L'affaire Danton / by Stanisława Przybyszewska
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1983
  • Special features: New high-definition digital transfer; interviews with director Andrzej Wajda, screenwriter Jean-Claude Carrière, and Polish film critic Jerzy Plazewski; Wajda's "Danton", a 42-minute behind-the-scenes documentary on the making of the film; original theatrical trailer; new and improved English subtltle translation; new essay by film scholar Leonard Quart
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1179771
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (136 min.)
Isbn
9781604651263
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042819
Other physical details
sd., col.
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1179771
  • (Sirsi) 1179771
  • (OCoLC)294967115
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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