Video/Film , DVD in French

Hiroshima mon amour : Hiroshima, my love

Argos Films, Como Films, Daiei Motion Picture et Pathe Overseas Productions ; réalisation, Alain Resnais ; scenario et dialogues, Marguerite Duras ; directeurs de production, Sacha Kamenka, Shirakawa Takeo ; producteur délégué, Samy Halfon.
  • [Chicago, Ill.] : Home Vision Entertainment ; [United States] : Criterion Collection, 2003.
  • Dual-layer ed.
  • 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + Accompanied by: 1 booklet (29 pages : illustrations; 19 cm.) inserted in container.
  • DVD, Region 1 encoding, aspect ratio 1.33:1, Dolby digital mono.
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    Multiple Items
    • Accompanies DVD that has the call number: DVD 1039
    Includes
    • 1 v.
Also known as
  • Hiroshima, my love
Credits
  • Directors of photography, Takahashi Michio, Sacha Vierny ; editors, Henri Colpi, Jasmine Chasney, Anne Sarraute ; music, Georges Delerue, Giovanni Fusco ; costume designer, Gerard Collery; script, Sylvette Baudrot.
Performers
  • Cast: Emmanuele Riva, Eiji Okada, Stella Dassas, Pierre Barbaud, Bernard Fresson.
Subjects
Genre
  • Foreign films.
  • Feature films France.
  • Foreign language films French.
  • Feature films.
  • Foreign films France.
  • Foreign films France.
  • Drama.
  • Feature films.
  • History.
Series
Summary
  • A Japanese architect and a French actress engage in a brief intense affair in Hiroshima in 1959. Both deal with their personal memories of World War II--he by articulating his firsthand experience with nuclear disaster, she by remembering her traumatic affair with a German soldier.
Contents
  • Partial contents only.
  • Special features include: audio commentary by film historian Peter Cowie ; vintage interviews with director Alain Resnais and actress Emmanuelle Riva ; new video interview with Emmanuelle Riva ; excerpts from Marguerite Duras' screenplay annotations, narrated over clips from the film ; isolated music and effects track ; illustrated booklet, featuring an essay by critic Kent Jones, excerpts from a 1959 "Cahiers du Cinéma" round-table discussion about the film, an essay on composer Giovanni Fusco by Russell Lack, and character portraits by Duras.
Other information
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959.
  • Special features: audio commentary by film historian Peter Cowie ; vintage interviews with director Alain Resnais and actress Emmanuelle Riva ; new video interview with Emmanuelle Riva ; excerpts from Marguerite Duras' screenplay annotations, narrated over clips from the film ; isolated music and effects track ; illustrated booklet, featuring an essay by critic Kent Jones, excerpts from a 1959 "Cahiers du Cinéma" round-table discussion about the film, an essay on composer Giovanni Fusco by Russell Lack, and character portraits by Duras.
  • MPAA rating: Not rated.
  • Language: French dialogue with optional English subtitles.
  • Awards: Cannes Film Festival, 1959
  • OCLC
Publisher's number
  • HIR050 Home Vision Entertainment
ISBN
  • 0780026934
  • 9780780026933
  • 0780026934
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 037429180723
  • OCLC: 52479911
  • OCLC: 52479911