Video/Film , DVD in French

Tirez sur le pianiste : Shoot the piano player

Les Films de la Pleiade.
  • [place unknown] : Fox Lorber Home Video, 1999.
  • Widescreen presentation.
  • 1 videodisc (84 min.) : sound, b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD.
Also known as
  • Shoot the piano player
  • Producer, Pierre Braunberger ; director, François Truffaut ; screenplay, François Truffaut, Marcel Moussy ; photography, Raoul Coutard ; music, Georges Delerue.
  • Charles Aznavour, Marie Dubois, Nicole Berger, Michele Mercier, Albert Rémy, Claude Mansard.
  • A timid café pianist has given up his career as a concert pianist, a career which had destroyed his marriage. Events force his involvement with gangsters who once again cause him to be responsible for the destruction of his life.
Other information
  • From the novel "Down there" by David Goodis.
  • Fully restored; new translation and subtitles.
  • For specific features see interactive menu.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
  • Includes vintage Truffaut trailers, filmographies and awards.
  • Not rated.
  • Language: In French, with English subtitles.
Publisher's number
  • FLV5075 Fox Lorber Home Video
  • 1572524820
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 41674872