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The Resource Léon Morin, priest : Léon Morin, prêtre, Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponto present ; a Rialto Pictures release ; Concordia Compagnie Cinematografica, Rome-Paris Films ; screenplay and dialogue by Jean-Pierre Melville ; directed by Jean-Pierre Melville

Léon Morin, priest : Léon Morin, prêtre, Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponto present ; a Rialto Pictures release ; Concordia Compagnie Cinematografica, Rome-Paris Films ; screenplay and dialogue by Jean-Pierre Melville ; directed by Jean-Pierre Melville

Label
Léon Morin, priest : Léon Morin, prêtre
Title
Léon Morin, priest
Title remainder
Léon Morin, prêtre
Statement of responsibility
Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponto present ; a Rialto Pictures release ; Concordia Compagnie Cinematografica, Rome-Paris Films ; screenplay and dialogue by Jean-Pierre Melville ; directed by Jean-Pierre Melville
Title variation
Léon Morin, prêtre
Contributor
Actor
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
In Nazi-occupied France, a devoted priest is desired by all the women of his village, but finds himself most drawn to a religious skeptic who turns their relationship into a confrontation with both God and her own repressed desire
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director, Jean-Pierre Melville ; producers, Georges de Beauregard, Carlo Ponti ; adaptation, Jean-Pierre Melville ; cinematography, Henri Decaë ; editors, Jacqueline Meppiel, Nadine Marquand, Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte ; music by Martial Solal, Albert Raisner
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In French, with optional subtitles in English
LC call number
PQ2603.E368
LC item number
L42 1961b
PerformerNote
Emanuelle Riva, Jean-Paul Belmondo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1973
  • 1912-2007
  • 1933-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Melville, Jean-Pierre
  • Beauregard, Georges de
  • Ponti, Carlo
  • Belmondo, Jean-Paul
  • Riva, Emmanuèle
  • Beck, Béatrix
  • Concordia compagnia cinematografica
  • Rome Paris Films
  • Rialto Pictures LLC
Runtime
117
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
572
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Priests
  • Widows
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Feature films
  • DVD-Video discs
  • DVD-Video discs
  • France
Technique
live action
Label
Léon Morin, priest : Léon Morin, prêtre, Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponto present ; a Rialto Pictures release ; Concordia Compagnie Cinematografica, Rome-Paris Films ; screenplay and dialogue by Jean-Pierre Melville ; directed by Jean-Pierre Melville
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Béatrix Beck
  • DVD release of the 1961 motion picture
  • Special features: French television interview with Jean-Pierre Melville and Jean-Paul Belmondo (1961) ; selected-scene commentary by Ginette Vincendeau ; deleted scenes ; original theatrical trailer ; essay by Gary Indiana and excerpts from Melville on Melville in booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781604654561
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515084710
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2038D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn740925785
  • (OCoLC)740925785
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Léon Morin, priest : Léon Morin, prêtre, Georges de Beauregard and Carlo Ponto present ; a Rialto Pictures release ; Concordia Compagnie Cinematografica, Rome-Paris Films ; screenplay and dialogue by Jean-Pierre Melville ; directed by Jean-Pierre Melville
Publication
Note
  • Based on the novel by Béatrix Beck
  • DVD release of the 1961 motion picture
  • Special features: French television interview with Jean-Pierre Melville and Jean-Paul Belmondo (1961) ; selected-scene commentary by Ginette Vincendeau ; deleted scenes ; original theatrical trailer ; essay by Gary Indiana and excerpts from Melville on Melville in booklet
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (117 min.)
Isbn
9781604654561
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515084710
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC2038D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn740925785
  • (OCoLC)740925785
System details
DVD ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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