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Les quatre cents coups = The 400 blows / scénario de François Truffaut ; adaptation de M. Moussy et F. Truffaut ; dialogues de Marcel Moussy ; mise en scène de François Truffaut ; une co-production S.E.D.I.F., Les Films du carrosse.

Truffaut, François, (screenwriter,, film director.). Moussy, Marcel, 1924-1995 (screenwriter.). Revon, Bernard, 1931- (screenwriter.). Léaud, Jean-Pierre, 1944- (actor.). Maurier, Claire, (actor.). Rémy, Albert, 1911-1967 (actor.). Decomble, Guy, 1910-1964 (actor.). Flamant, Georges, 1903-1990 (actor.). Auffay, Patrick, (actor.). Decae, Henri, (director of photography.). Yoyotte, Marie-Josèphe (editor of moving image work.). Decugis, Cécile, (editor of moving image work.). De Possel, Michèle., (editor of moving image work.). Constantin, Jean, (composer.). S.E.D.I.F., (production company.). Films du carrosse (Firm), (production company.). Criterion Collection (Firm), (film distributor.). Jean-Pierre Léaud, Claire Maurier, Albert Remy, Guy Decomble, Georges Flamant, Patrick Auffay. (Cast).
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver DVD FOREIGN 400 (Text) 34304000787908 Adult - DVD Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD FIC 400 (Text) 33946003082737 Movies . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604651300
  • ISBN: 160465130X
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (99 minutes) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2008]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
At head of title on container: Janus Films presents.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Henri Decae ; editors, Marie Josèphe Yoyotte, Cécile Decugis and Michèle de Possel ; music, Jean Constantin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jean-Pierre Léaud, Claire Maurier, Albert Remy, Guy Decomble, Georges Flamant, Patrick Auffay.
Summary, etc.:
Thirteen-year-old Antoine Doinet lives in a cramped apartment with his mother and stepfather, neglected by them and unlucky at school. Living an intensely imaginative life of his own, he gets into trouble and is finally committed to reform school from which he escapes and runs towards the sea, which he has never seen.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation (2.35:1 aspect ratio); enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
Soundtrack in French with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Juvenile detention homes > France > Drama.
Teenage boys > France > Conduct of life > Drama.
Teenage boys > Family relationships > Drama.
Teacher-student relationships > Drama.
Criminal behavior > Drama.
Truffaut, François., 1932-1984.
Genre: Feature films > France.
Foreign language films > French.
Feature films.
Motion pictures, French.

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