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Irma Vep / Dacia Films ; director/writer, Olivier Assayas.

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 96 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Zeitgeist Films : 1997.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Olivier Assayas.
Participant or Performer Note:
Maggie Cheung, Jean-Pierre L?eaud, Nathalie Richard.
Summary, etc.:
When past-his-prime director Rene Vidal impetuously casts Cheung as the lead in his remake of the silent classic Les Vampires, the actress finds herself adrift among a disorganized crew-including an increasingly erratic Vidal, a lovesick bi-sexual costumer, and a gossipy executive's wife. With freewheeling cinematography choreographed to the strains of Sonic Youth and Luna, Irma Vep immerses the viewer into the heady desperation of modern movie-making.
Target Audience Note:
Rated PG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Motion picture industry > Drama.
Visitors, Foreign > France > Drama.
Motion picture actors and actresses > Drama.
Motion picture producers and directors > Drama.
Genre: Comedy films.

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