Video/Film , DVD in French

3 films by Louis Malle

  • [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, ©2006.
  • 4 videodiscs (357 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in. + Accompanied by: 3 booklets (18 cm.) + 1 folded sheet of filmography.
  • DVD (NTSC, region 1); Dolby digital mono; widescreen.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.A1 T4744 2006 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    • disc 1-4
Also known as
  • Three films by Louis Malle
  • Cast: Le souffle au cœur: Benoit Ferreux, Leá Massari, Daniel Gélin, Michael Lonsdale, Ave Ninchi.
  • Cast: Lacombe Lucien: Pierre Blaise, Aurore Clément, Holger Lowenadler.
  • Cast: Au revoir les enfants: Gaspard Manesse, Raphael Fejtö, Francois Neǵret.
  • Le souffle au cœur = Murmur of the heart: A candid portrait of one boy's journey from childhood to adulthood. A precocious fifteen-year-old boy's sexual maturation and unorthodox relationship with his free-spirited mother is both shocking and deeply poignant.
  • Lacombe Lucien: The film is about a young peasnt's journey from potential Resistence member to Gestapo recruit.
  • "Au revoir les enfants tells a heartbreaking story of friendship and devastating loss between two boys living in Nazi-occupied France. At a provincial Catholic boarding school, the precocious youths enjoy true camaraderie₇until a secret is revealed. Based on events from writer-director Malle's own childhood"--Criterion Collection web site.
  • disc 1. Le souffle au cœur (1971, 118 min.) / une co-production N.E.F.-Marianne Films, Paris, Vides Films, Rome, Seizt Filmproduktion, Munich ; poducteurs délégués, Vincent Malle, Claude Nedjar ; écrit et filmé par Louis Malle
  • disc 2. Lacombe Lucien (1974, 138 min.) / film de Louis Malle ; scénario, Louis Malle, Patrick Modiano ; producteur délégué, Claude Nejar ; une co-production, NEF-UPF, Paris, Vides-Film, Rome, Hallelujah-Film, Munich
  • disc 3. Au revoir les enfants (1987, 101 min.) / écrit et réalisé par Louis Malle ; une co-procuction franco-allemande, Nouvelles éditions de films S.A., Paris ... [et al.].
Other information
  • Booklets include essays by film critics Michael Sragow, Pauline Kael, and Philp Kemp and historian Francis J. Murphy.
  • Foreign films (France, Germany).
  • Special features: disc 1-2. Original trailers. disc 3. Original theatrical trailer and teaser. disc 4. The supplements: New interviews with actor and Louis Malle widow Candice Bergen and biographer Pierre Billard; excerpts from a French TV program featuring the director on the sets of Murmur of the Heart and Lacombe, Lucien; audio interviews with Malle from 1972, 1980, and 1988; The Immigrant, Charlie Chaplin's 1917 short comedy, featured in Au revoir les enfants; profile of the provocative character of Joseph from Au revoir les enfants, created by filmmaker Guy Magen in 2005; Louis Malle filmography.
  • Language: Soundtrack in French; optional subtitles in English.
Publisher's number
  • MAL030 Criterion Collection (set & suppl.)
  • MUR040 Criterion Collection
  • 0780030613 (d.1)
  • 9780780030619 (d.1)
  • 0780030605 (d.2)
  • 9780780030602 (d.2)
  • 0780030044 (d.3)
  • 9780780030046 (d.3)
Identifying numbers
  • OCLC: 85180719
  • OCLC: 85180719