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The Resource White material, IFC Films ; Why Not Productions présente ; un coproduction Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch, France 3 Cinéma ; un film de Claire Denis ; scénario, Clair Denis et Marie N'Diaye, (videorecording)

White material, IFC Films ; Why Not Productions présente ; un coproduction Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch, France 3 Cinéma ; un film de Claire Denis ; scénario, Clair Denis et Marie N'Diaye, (videorecording)

Label
White material
Title
White material
Statement of responsibility
IFC Films ; Why Not Productions présente ; un coproduction Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch, France 3 Cinéma ; un film de Claire Denis ; scénario, Clair Denis et Marie N'Diaye
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Maria is an entitled white woman living in Africa, desperately unwilling to give up her family's crumbling coffee plantation despite the civil war closing in on her. A gripping evocation of the death throes of European colonialism and a fascinating look at a woman lost in her own mind
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Yves Cape ; editing, Guy Lecorne ; music, Tindersticks
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
French dialogue with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W4578 2011
PerformerNote
Isabelle Huppert, Christopher Lambert, Nicolas Duvauchelle, William Nadylam, Michel Subor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1957-
  • 1935-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Huppert, Isabelle
  • Lambert, Christopher
  • Duvauchelle, Nicolas
  • Subor, Michel
  • Denis, Claire
  • NDiaye, Marie
  • Tindersticks (Musical group)
  • IFC Films
  • Why Not Productions Inc
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
105
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
560
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civil war
  • Coffee plantations
  • Mothers and sons
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
White material, IFC Films ; Why Not Productions présente ; un coproduction Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch, France 3 Cinéma ; un film de Claire Denis ; scénario, Clair Denis et Marie N'Diaye, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features include interviews, deleted scenes, Ecrans Noirs film festival, 2010, trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([20 p.] ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn701713023
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781604654103
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515070416
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1999D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround; region 1, NTSC; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
White material, IFC Films ; Why Not Productions présente ; un coproduction Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch, France 3 Cinéma ; un film de Claire Denis ; scénario, Clair Denis et Marie N'Diaye, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009
  • Special features include interviews, deleted scenes, Ecrans Noirs film festival, 2010, trailer
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([20 p.] ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
ocn701713023
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (105 min.)
Isbn
9781604654103
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515070416
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1999D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; Dolby digital surround; region 1, NTSC; widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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