Video/Film , DVD in French


the Criterion Collection, Janus Films ; Valoria Films présente ; une co-production Reganne Films (Paris), Office National pour le Commerce et l'Industrie Cinématographique (Alger) ; dialogue de Jorge Semprun ; film de Costa-Gavras.
  • [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, ©2009.
  • 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in. + Accompanied by: 1 guide ([12] p. : colored illustrations; 19 cm.)
  • DVD (NTSC region 1), 16:9 widescreen presentation.
  • Director of photography, Raoul Coutard ; editing, Françoise Bonnot ; music, Mikis Theodorakis.
  • Cast: Yves Montand, Irène Papas, Jean-Louis Trintignant, François Perier, Jacques Perrin.
  • Fiction films.
  • Film adaptations.
  • A Greek pacifist leader is murdered at a rally. Despite the official police report of accidental death, a journalist's persistent questioning leads to a full-scale investigation, revealing corruption in high places.
Other information
  • Based on the novel by Vassili Vassilikos.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1969.
  • [Special ed.]
  • "This special edition features new, restored high-definition digital transfer, supervised and approved by cinematographer Raoul Coutard; audio commentary featuring film historian Peter Cowie; archival interviews with Costa-Gavras; producer-actor Jacques Perrin; actors, Pierre Dux, Yves Montand, Irene Papas, and Jean-Louis Trintignant; and Vassilis Vissilikos, author of the book Z"--Container.
  • Language: In French with optional English subtitles.
Publisher's number
  • CC1848D Criterion Collection
  • 9781604651904
  • 1604651903
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 715515049313
  • OCLC: 459793647
  • OCLC: 459793647