Coverart for item
The Resource Le dernier métro : The last metro, une production de Les Films du carrosse ; Sedif S.A., T.F. 1, Société française de production ; scénario de François Truffaut et Suzanne Schiffman ; dialogue de François Truffaut, Suzanne Schiffman, Jean-Claude Grumberg ; mise en scène, François Truffaut, (videorecording)

Le dernier métro : The last metro, une production de Les Films du carrosse ; Sedif S.A., T.F. 1, Société française de production ; scénario de François Truffaut et Suzanne Schiffman ; dialogue de François Truffaut, Suzanne Schiffman, Jean-Claude Grumberg ; mise en scène, François Truffaut, (videorecording)

Label
Le dernier métro : The last metro
Title
Le dernier métro
Title remainder
The last metro
Statement of responsibility
une production de Les Films du carrosse ; Sedif S.A., T.F. 1, Société française de production ; scénario de François Truffaut et Suzanne Schiffman ; dialogue de François Truffaut, Suzanne Schiffman, Jean-Claude Grumberg ; mise en scène, François Truffaut
Title variation
Last metro
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Paris, 1942. Lucas Steiner is a Jew who feels compelled to leave the country in order to survive the German occupation during WWII. His wife Marion is an actress and a member of the Resistance who goes on to direct the theater for him. She tries to keep the theater alive by rehearsing a new play. She hires Bernard Granger for the leading role. The troupe believes that the show must go on no matter the circumstances. But Lucas never left the country, he is actually hiding in the basement
Related
Member of
Awards note
César: Best Actor (Gérard Depardieu), Best Actress (Catherine Deneuve), Best Cinematography, Best Director, Best Editing, Best Film, Best Music Written for a Film, Best Production Design, Best Sound, Best Writing - Original or Adaptation, 1981.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Dernier métro (Motion picture : 1980)
Credits note
Director of photographer, Nestor Almendros ; editor, Martine Barraqué ; music, Georges Delerue
Language note
In French, with optional English subtitles (new and improved translation)
PerformerNote
Catherine Deneuve, Gérard Depardieu, Jean Poiret, Andréa Ferréol, Paulette Dubost, Jean-Louis Richard, Sabine Haudepin, Maurice Risch, Heinz Bennent
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1939-
  • 1948-
  • 1943-
  • 1926-
  • 1947-
  • 1955-
  • 1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Truffaut, François
  • Schiffman, Suzanne
  • Grumberg, Jean-Claude
  • Depardieu, Gérard
  • Deneuve, Catherine
  • Poiret, Jean
  • Ferréol, Andréa
  • Dubost, Paulette
  • Richard, Jean-Louis
  • Haudepin, Sabine
  • Risch, Maurice
  • Bennent, Heinz
  • Films du carrosse (Firm)
  • S.E.D.I.F
  • Société nationale télévision française 1
  • Société française de production
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
132
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
462
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jewish men
  • Actors
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Theater
  • Theatrical companies
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • France
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Le dernier métro : The last metro, une production de Les Films du carrosse ; Sedif S.A., T.F. 1, Société française de production ; scénario de François Truffaut et Suzanne Schiffman ; dialogue de François Truffaut, Suzanne Schiffman, Jean-Claude Grumberg ; mise en scène, François Truffaut, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1980
  • Special Features: Disc one: New audio commentary by Annette Insdorf, author of François Truffaut; audio commentary by actor Gérard Depardieu, historian Jean-Pierre Azéma, and Truffaut biographer Serge Toubiana. Disc two: Deleted scene; French television excerpts featuring interviews with Truffaut and actors Catherine Deneuve, Depardieu, and Jean Poiret; new video interviews with actors Andréa Ferréol, Sabine Haudepin, and Paulette Dubost, second assistant director Alain Tasma, and camera assistants Florent Bazin and Tessa Racine, in which they discuss The last metro's ensemble performances and visual style; a video interview with the celebrated cinematographer Nestor Almendros, detailing his collaborations with Truffaut; "Une histoire d'eau," a 1958 short film by Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
mg00000330
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (132 min.)
Lccn
00509335
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042215
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1793D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00509335
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Le dernier métro : The last metro, une production de Les Films du carrosse ; Sedif S.A., T.F. 1, Société française de production ; scénario de François Truffaut et Suzanne Schiffman ; dialogue de François Truffaut, Suzanne Schiffman, Jean-Claude Grumberg ; mise en scène, François Truffaut, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as motion picture in 1980
  • Special Features: Disc one: New audio commentary by Annette Insdorf, author of François Truffaut; audio commentary by actor Gérard Depardieu, historian Jean-Pierre Azéma, and Truffaut biographer Serge Toubiana. Disc two: Deleted scene; French television excerpts featuring interviews with Truffaut and actors Catherine Deneuve, Depardieu, and Jean Poiret; new video interviews with actors Andréa Ferréol, Sabine Haudepin, and Paulette Dubost, second assistant director Alain Tasma, and camera assistants Florent Bazin and Tessa Racine, in which they discuss The last metro's ensemble performances and visual style; a video interview with the celebrated cinematographer Nestor Almendros, detailing his collaborations with Truffaut; "Une histoire d'eau," a 1958 short film by Truffaut and Jean-Luc Godard; theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
mg00000330
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
2 videodiscs (132 min.)
Lccn
00509335
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515042215
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC1793D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(Sirsi) l00509335
System details
DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • HEPL Fishers LibraryBorrow it
      5 Municipal Drive, Fishers, IN, 46038, US
      39.960456 -86.01518
Processing Feedback ...