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The Resource Nuit et brouillard : Night and fog, une co-production Como Films, Argos Films, Cocinor and Janus Films ; producers, Anatole Dauman, Samy Halfon, Philippe Lifchitz ; text writer, Jean Cayrol ; director, Alain Resnais, (videorecording)

Nuit et brouillard : Night and fog, une co-production Como Films, Argos Films, Cocinor and Janus Films ; producers, Anatole Dauman, Samy Halfon, Philippe Lifchitz ; text writer, Jean Cayrol ; director, Alain Resnais, (videorecording)

Label
Nuit et brouillard : Night and fog
Title
Nuit et brouillard
Title remainder
Night and fog
Statement of responsibility
une co-production Como Films, Argos Films, Cocinor and Janus Films ; producers, Anatole Dauman, Samy Halfon, Philippe Lifchitz ; text writer, Jean Cayrol ; director, Alain Resnais
Title variation
  • Night and fog
  • Alain Resnais' Night and fog
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Ten years after the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps, this piece documents the abandoned grounds of Auschwitz and Majdanek. One of the first cinematic reflections on the horrors of the Holocaust and contrasts the stillness of the abandoned camps' quiet, empty buildings with haunting wartime footage
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directors of photography, Ghislain Cloquet, Sacha Vierny ; narrator, Michel Bouquet ; music, Hanns Eisler ; production designer, Edouard Muszka ; executive producers, Peter Becker, Fumiko Takagi
Dewey number
940.53/17
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
French dialogue, English subtitles
LC call number
D805.G3
LC item number
N847 2003
PerformerNote
Narrator, Michel Bouquet
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1998
  • 1922-
  • 1919-2001
  • 1898-1962
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dauman, Anatole
  • Halfon, Samy
  • Lifchitz, Philippe
  • Cayrol, Jean
  • Resnais, Alain
  • Cloquet, Ghislain
  • Vierny, Sacha
  • Bouquet, Michel
  • Eisler, Hanns
  • Muszka, Edouard
  • Como Films
  • Argos Films
  • Cocinor (Firm)
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
31
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
197
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Auschwitz (Concentration camp)
  • Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
  • Concentration camps
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Nuit et brouillard : Night and fog, une co-production Como Films, Argos Films, Cocinor and Janus Films ; producers, Anatole Dauman, Samy Halfon, Philippe Lifchitz ; text writer, Jean Cayrol ; director, Alain Resnais, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features : crew profiles written by film historian Peter Cowie ; optional isolated music track ; new essay about the film by Phillip Lopate ; excerpt from an audio interview with Alain Resnais, from "Les Etoiles du cinema (1994) ; information about the composer, Hanns Eisler, by Russell Lack
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm52479939
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (31 min.)
Isbn
9780780026940
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429180822
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
NIG110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52479939
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Nuit et brouillard : Night and fog, une co-production Como Films, Argos Films, Cocinor and Janus Films ; producers, Anatole Dauman, Samy Halfon, Philippe Lifchitz ; text writer, Jean Cayrol ; director, Alain Resnais, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1955
  • Special features : crew profiles written by film historian Peter Cowie ; optional isolated music track ; new essay about the film by Phillip Lopate ; excerpt from an audio interview with Alain Resnais, from "Les Etoiles du cinema (1994) ; information about the composer, Hanns Eisler, by Russell Lack
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm52479939
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (31 min.)
Isbn
9780780026940
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429180822
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
NIG110
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)52479939
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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