The maids [videorecording] / the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. and Cinevision, Ltee present The American Film Theatre ; a Robert Enders film in association with Cine Films ; produced by Robert Enders ; screenplay by Robert Enders and Christopher Miles ; directed by Christopher Miles.
- 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 1 total copy.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Ohio Twp PL - Bell Road Library||DVD MAIDS (Text)||39206019424686||Audiovisual - DVD||Available||-|
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: [Widescreen ed.].
- Publisher: [New York] : Kino on Video, , c1974.
|General Note:|| Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Based on the play by Jean Genet.
Special features: theatrical trailer; "Jean Genet and The maids" an essay by Michael Feingold; AFT cinebill for The maids; stills gallery; an interview with Edie Landau; "Ely Landau: in front of the camera" AFT promotional reel, 1974; American Film Theatre trailer gallery; American Film Theatre scrapbook.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Peter Tanner ; music, Laurie Johnson.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Glenda Jackson, Susannah York, Vivien Merchant, Mark Burns.
|Summary, etc.:|| Two Parisian sisters, Solange and Claire, serve as maids to a cruel socialite, but whenever she leaves, the two act out a bizarre, complex role-playing psychodrama of domination and control that feeds their powerful lust for revenge upon the mistress they serve.
|Target Audience Note:|| MPAA rating: PG.
|System Details Note:|| DVD, letterboxed (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions.
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