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The Resource Le mépris : Contempt, Studio Canal ; Cocinor présente a film by Jean-Luc Godard ; Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti produced it for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion

Le mépris : Contempt, Studio Canal ; Cocinor présente a film by Jean-Luc Godard ; Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti produced it for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion

Label
Le mépris : Contempt
Title
Le mépris
Title remainder
Contempt
Statement of responsibility
Studio Canal ; Cocinor présente a film by Jean-Luc Godard ; Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti produced it for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion
Title variation
Contempt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
Asked to write a screenplay for an American producer, a young French dramatist and his wife visit the producer's villa in Capri. There the wife and producer engage in an affair, and she decides to leave her husband. However, something quite unexpected happens
Member of
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Raoul Coutard ; editor, Agnès Guillemot, Issa Clubb (Coutard interview) ; music, Georges Delerue ; camera, André Bonzel (Coutard interview)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
French dialogue, English subtitles; optional English-dubbed soundtrack
PerformerNote
Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli, Jack Palance, Giorgia Moll, Fritz Lang
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-2007
  • 1930-
  • 1925-
  • 1920-
  • 1938-
  • 1890-1976
  • 1925-1992
  • 1907-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ponti, Carlo
  • Godard, Jean-Luc
  • Bardot, Brigitte
  • Piccoli, Michel
  • Palance, Jack
  • Moll, Giorgia
  • Lang, Fritz
  • Coutard, Raoul
  • Delerue, Georges
  • Moravia, Alberto
  • Compagnia Cinematografica Champion
  • Films Concordia (Paris, France)
  • Rome Paris Films
Runtime
103
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The classic collection
Series volume
171
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Screenwriters
  • Marriage
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Adultery
  • Videodiscs
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Le mépris : Contempt, Studio Canal ; Cocinor présente a film by Jean-Luc Godard ; Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti produced it for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based on the novel Il disprezzo by Alberto Moravia
  • Special features: audio commentary by film scholar Robert Stam; improved English subtitle translation; two 1963 documentaries by Jacques Rozier from the set Bardot et Godard (8 min.) and Paparazzi (18 min.) ; The dinosaur and the baby (1967), a conversation between Jean-Luc Godard and Fritz Lang (60 min.); Encounter with Fritz Lang (1963), a short film by Peter Fleischmann; interview with Raoul Coutard; excerpt from an interview between François Chalais and Jean-Luc Godard about the film; theatrical trailer
  • Second series and first series numbering from container
  • 2.35:1 aspect ratio; enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs
  • Recorded in Dolby digital mono
  • Program notes by Phillip Lopate inserted in container
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
Control code
839290
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., RSDL dual-layer ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780026179
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CON110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 839290
  • (Sirsi) 839290
  • (OCoLC)50800430
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le mépris : Contempt, Studio Canal ; Cocinor présente a film by Jean-Luc Godard ; Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponti produced it for Rome-Paris Films, Films Concordia, and Compagnia Cinematografia Champion
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963
  • Based on the novel Il disprezzo by Alberto Moravia
  • Special features: audio commentary by film scholar Robert Stam; improved English subtitle translation; two 1963 documentaries by Jacques Rozier from the set Bardot et Godard (8 min.) and Paparazzi (18 min.) ; The dinosaur and the baby (1967), a conversation between Jean-Luc Godard and Fritz Lang (60 min.); Encounter with Fritz Lang (1963), a short film by Peter Fleischmann; interview with Raoul Coutard; excerpt from an interview between François Chalais and Jean-Luc Godard about the film; theatrical trailer
  • Second series and first series numbering from container
  • 2.35:1 aspect ratio; enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs
  • Recorded in Dolby digital mono
  • Program notes by Phillip Lopate inserted in container
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
Control code
839290
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., RSDL dual-layer ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (104 min.)
Isbn
9780780026179
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429173121
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CON110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 839290
  • (Sirsi) 839290
  • (OCoLC)50800430
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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