La peau douce

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Truffaut, François, screenwriter,
Richard, Jean-Louis, screenwriter.
Desailly, Jean, actor.
Dorléac, Françoise, actor.
Benedetti, Nelly, actor.
[Irvington, N.Y.] :
MPAA rating: Not rated.
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DVD special edition.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out insert.
9781604659634, 1604659637


General Note
DVD release of the 1964 motion picture.
General Note
Special features: Commentary (features screenwriter Jean-Louis Richard and François Truffaut, scholar Serge Toubiana); The complexity of influence (video essay by filmmaker and critic Kent Jones details how director Alfred Hitchcock influenced Truffanut's filmmaking); Monsieur Truffaut meets Mr. Hitchcock (made by film historian Robert Fischer in 1999, 30-min. documentary tells the story behind director Truffaut's famous interview book Hitchcock, from Truffaut's presentation of the idea to filmmaker Alfred Hitchcok in 1962 to the book's publication four years later); Truffaut on The soft skin (excerpt from a December 1965 episode of the French television program Cinéastes de notre temps, Truffaut talks about the origin of the film, shooting its love scenes, and choreographing its finale); new English subtitles translation. Insert includes an essay by critic Molly Haskell.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Raoul Coutard ; music, Georges Delerue ; editor, Claudine Bouché
Jean Desailly, Françoise Dorleac, Nelly Benedetti, Daniel Ceccaldi, Laurence Badie, Philippe Dumat, Paule Emanuele, Maurice Garrel, Sabine Haudepin, Dominique Lacarriere, Jean Lanier, Pierre Risch.
A celebrated literary scholar, seemingly happily married, embarks on an affair with a gorgeous stewardess, who is captivated by his charm and reputation. As their romance gets serious, the film grows anxious, leading to a wallop of a conclusion.
Target Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono.
In French, with optional subtitles in English.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Truffaut, F., Richard, J., Desailly, J., Dorléac, F., Benedetti, N., Ceccaldi, D., Badie, L., Dumat, P., Emanuele, P., Garrel, M., Haudepin, S., Lacarrière, D., Lanier, J., Risch, P., Coutard, R., Delerue, G., Bouché, C., Toubiana, S., Jones, K., Fischer, R., & Haskell, M. La peau douce. DVD special edition. [Irvington, N.Y.].

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

François, Truffaut et al.. La Peau Douce. [Irvington, N.Y.].

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

François, Truffaut et al., La Peau Douce. [Irvington, N.Y.].

MLA Citation (style guide)

Truffaut, François,, et al. La Peau Douce. DVD special edition. [Irvington, N.Y.], DVD.

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