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The midwife / a coproduction of Curiosa Films, France 3 Cinema ; in association with Memento Films Distribution, Memento Films International, Cofimage 27, Inver Tax Shelter ; a film by Martin Provost.

Hetzel, Grégoire, (composer.). Cape, Yves, (director of photography.). Provost, Martin, (screenwriter,, director.). Deneuve, Catherine, 1943- (actor.). Frot, Catherine, 1956- (actor.). Gourmet, Olivier, (actor.). Curiosa Films, (film producer.). France 3 cinéma (Firm), (film producer.). Memento Films, (film distributer.). Catherine Deneuve, Catherine Frot, Olivier Gourmet. (Cast).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD FF MID (Text) 34330513185422 AV - Foreign Film Movie Collection Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD FOREIGN MIDWI (Text) 31208911971374 audiovisual Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD MID (Text) 31951004236888 Main Floor - DVDs Global Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (117 mins.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Chicago, IL : Music Box Films, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label.
Bonus features: Berlinale press conference with Catherine Deneuve and Catherine Frot, interview with director Martin Provost.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Yves Cape ; original score, Grégoire Hetzel.
Participant or Performer Note:
Catherine Deneuve, Catherine Frot, Olivier Gourmet.
Summary, etc.:
"Two of French cinema's biggest stars shine in this bittersweet drama about the unlikely friendship that develops between Claire, a talented but tightly wound midwife, and Beatrice, the estranged, free-spirited mistress of Claire's late father. Though polar opposites in almost every way, the two come to rely on each other as they cope with the unusual circumstance that brought them together."--WorldCat.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital (French).
Language Note:
French dialogue with English or French subtitles.
Subject: Women > Drama.
Friendship > Drama.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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