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Au Hasard Balthazar : Balthazar

DVD - 2005 DVD FLC-FRE Au 1 On Shelf No requests on this item Community Rating: 5 out of 5

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Call Number: DVD FLC-FRE Au
On Shelf At: Downtown Library

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Originally released as a motion picture in 1966.
Special features: New restored high-definition digital transfer; video interview with film scholar Donald Richie; "Un metteur en ordre : Robert Bresson", a 1966 French TV program about the film featuring Bresson, Jean-Luc Godard, Louis Malle, and members of Au hasard Balthazar's cast and crew; original theatrical trailer; a new essay by Bresson scholar James Quandt.
Anne Wiazemsky, François Lafarge, Philippe Asselin, Nathalie Joyaut, Walter Green.
Robert Bresson's masterpiece follows a much-abused donkey, Balthazar, whose life strangely parallels that of his owner, Marie. A beast of burden suffering the sins of man, Balthazar nevertheless nobly accepts his fate.


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Criterion collection

[Chatsworth, CA] : Distributed by Image Entertainment, [2005]
Year Published: 2005
Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Format: DVD

0780030079 :

Bodard, Mag, 1916-
Bresson, Robert.
Wiazemsky, Anne.
Lafarge, François.
Asselin, Philippe.
Wiéner, Jean.
Argos Films.
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm)
Image Entertainment (Firm)

Donkeys -- Drama.
Human-animal relationships -- Drama.
Animal welfare -- Drama.
Feature films.
French language materials.
French films.