Breathless A bout de souffle

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Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (90 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
9781934121924, 1934121924


General Note
Based on an original treatment by Francois Truffaut.
General Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960.
General Note
Special features: Disc one: new, restored high-definition, digital transfer, approved by d.p. Raoul Coutard ; archival interviews with director Jean-Luc Godard and actors Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, and Jean-Pierre Melville ; French theatrical trailer ; new and improved English subtitle translation. Disc two: new video interviews with Coutard, asst. director Pierre Rissient, and filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker ; new video essays: filmmaker Mark Rappaport's Jean Seberg and critic Jonathan Rosenbaum's "Breathless as Criticism" ; "Chambre 12, Hotel de Suede," an eighty-minute French documentary about the making of Breathless with members of the cast and crew ; "Charlotte et son Jules," a 1959 short by Godard starring Belmondo ; plus: a book featuring an essay by scholar Dudley Andrew, writings by Godard, Francois Truffaut's original film treatment, and Godard's scenario.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Raoul Coutard ; music, Martial Solal ; editor, Cecile Decugis ; technical advisor, Claude Chabrol.
Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, Daniel Boulanger, Henri-Jacques Huet, Van Doude.
A small-time hood kills a police officer and tries to leave France, but his American girlfriend betrays him to the police, leading to a deadly conclusion.
System Details
DVD ; Dolby digital mono ; full screen format ; region 1 encoding.
In French with optional English subtitles.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Seberg, J., Belmondo, J., Boulanger, D., Huet, H., Godard, J., Truffaut, F., & Solal, M. (2007). Breathless: A bout de souffle. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jean. Seberg et al.. 2007. Breathless: A Bout De Souffle. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jean. Seberg et al., Breathless: A Bout De Souffle. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Seberg, Jean., et al. Breathless: A Bout De Souffle. [Irvington, N.Y.]: Criterion Collection, 2007. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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