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The Resource Belle et la bête : Beauty and the beast, Centre National de l'Audiovisuel, Luxembourg et Célia Films présentent ; André Paulvé présente ; dans un film de Jean Cocteau ; histoire, paroles et mise en scéne de Jean Cocteau ; d'aprés le conte de Mme. Leprince de Beaumont, (videorecording)

Belle et la bête : Beauty and the beast, Centre National de l'Audiovisuel, Luxembourg et Célia Films présentent ; André Paulvé présente ; dans un film de Jean Cocteau ; histoire, paroles et mise en scéne de Jean Cocteau ; d'aprés le conte de Mme. Leprince de Beaumont, (videorecording)

Label
Belle et la bête : Beauty and the beast
Title
Belle et la bête
Title remainder
Beauty and the beast
Statement of responsibility
Centre National de l'Audiovisuel, Luxembourg et Célia Films présentent ; André Paulvé présente ; dans un film de Jean Cocteau ; histoire, paroles et mise en scéne de Jean Cocteau ; d'aprés le conte de Mme. Leprince de Beaumont
Title variation
Beauty and the beast
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
Summary
A restoration of the original 1946 French film, telling the fable of the kindly beast and the self-sacrificing beauty whose love releases the prince in him
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
YEQ
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Belle et la bête (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photographer, Henri Alekan ; editor, Claude Ibéra ; music, Georges Auric ; illustrated by Christian Bérard ; makeup, Hagop Arakelian
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In French with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.B415 2003
PerformerNote
Jean Marais, Josette Day, Mila Parély, Nane Germon, Michel Auclair, Raoul Marco, Marcel André
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1963
  • 1913-1998
  • 1914-1972
  • 1917-2012
  • 1894-1977
  • 1711-1780
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Paulvé, André
  • Cocteau, Jean
  • Marais, Jean
  • Day, Josette
  • Parély, Mila
  • Arakelian, Hagop
  • Glass, Philip
  • Leprince de Beaumont, Jeanne-Marie
  • Centre national de l'audiovisuel (Luxembourg)
  • Célia Films
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
93
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-sacrifice
  • Monsters
  • Self-sacrifice
  • Monsters
  • French language materials
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Belle et la bête : Beauty and the beast, Centre National de l'Audiovisuel, Luxembourg et Célia Films présentent ; André Paulvé présente ; dans un film de Jean Cocteau ; histoire, paroles et mise en scéne de Jean Cocteau ; d'aprés le conte de Mme. Leprince de Beaumont, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the story : Beauty and the beast / by Mme. Leprince de Beaumont
  • Program notes on container insert include an essay "Once upon a time" with reflections on the production by Cocteau, and an English-language version of the original story by Mme. Leprince de Beaumont
  • Special features: Optional opera soundtrack written for the film by Philip Glass; optional audio commentary by film historian Arthur Knight; optional audio commentary by film historian Sir Christopher Frayling; "Screening at the Majestic" 1995 documentary short featuring interviews with cast and crew (27 min.); 1995 interview with director of photography Henri Alekan (10 min.); "Secrets professionnels: tête à tête" television excerpts from the March 12th, 1964 French television show demonstrating makeup artist Hagop Arakelian's work (9 min.); original French theatrical trailer (4 min.); 1995 restoration release trailer (2 min.); restoration short (5 min.); production stills gallery
  • "A Janus Films release."
Accompanying material
1 booklet (32 p. : ill. : 22 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features include: commentary by writer/cultural historian Sir Christopher Frayling, Commentary by film historian Arthur Knight, original opera written for the film by renowned composer Philip Glass, Screening at the Majestic, 1995 documentary featuring interviews with cast and crew, interview with cinematographer Henri Alekan, rare behind-the-scenes and publicity stills, original 1945 trailer narrated and directed by Cocteau, a note about the film by Cocteau, film restoration demonstration, a reprint of Mme. Leprince de Beaumont's original fable translated from the French, notes by Francis Steegmuller from the definitive book Cocteau: a Biography,
Control code
ocm51676694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780780026094
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Master record variable field(s) change: 700
  • 93 min., b&w, English subtitles
Other control number
037429172322
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
BEA130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51676694
System details
DVD, dual-layer, 1.33::1 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (opera soundtrack), Dolby digital mono (original soundtrack)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Belle et la bête : Beauty and the beast, Centre National de l'Audiovisuel, Luxembourg et Célia Films présentent ; André Paulvé présente ; dans un film de Jean Cocteau ; histoire, paroles et mise en scéne de Jean Cocteau ; d'aprés le conte de Mme. Leprince de Beaumont, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1946
  • Based on the story : Beauty and the beast / by Mme. Leprince de Beaumont
  • Program notes on container insert include an essay "Once upon a time" with reflections on the production by Cocteau, and an English-language version of the original story by Mme. Leprince de Beaumont
  • Special features: Optional opera soundtrack written for the film by Philip Glass; optional audio commentary by film historian Arthur Knight; optional audio commentary by film historian Sir Christopher Frayling; "Screening at the Majestic" 1995 documentary short featuring interviews with cast and crew (27 min.); 1995 interview with director of photography Henri Alekan (10 min.); "Secrets professionnels: tête à tête" television excerpts from the March 12th, 1964 French television show demonstrating makeup artist Hagop Arakelian's work (9 min.); original French theatrical trailer (4 min.); 1995 restoration release trailer (2 min.); restoration short (5 min.); production stills gallery
  • "A Janus Films release."
Accompanying material
1 booklet (32 p. : ill. : 22 cm.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
Special features include: commentary by writer/cultural historian Sir Christopher Frayling, Commentary by film historian Arthur Knight, original opera written for the film by renowned composer Philip Glass, Screening at the Majestic, 1995 documentary featuring interviews with cast and crew, interview with cinematographer Henri Alekan, rare behind-the-scenes and publicity stills, original 1945 trailer narrated and directed by Cocteau, a note about the film by Cocteau, film restoration demonstration, a reprint of Mme. Leprince de Beaumont's original fable translated from the French, notes by Francis Steegmuller from the definitive book Cocteau: a Biography,
Control code
ocm51676694
Dimensions
4 3/4 in +
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780780026094
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
  • Master record variable field(s) change: 700
  • 93 min., b&w, English subtitles
Other control number
037429172322
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
BEA130
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51676694
System details
DVD, dual-layer, 1.33::1 aspect ratio; Dolby digital 5.1 surround (opera soundtrack), Dolby digital mono (original soundtrack)
Video recording format
DVD

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