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The Resource Eyes without a face, directed by Georges Franju ; screenplay adaptation by writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac

Eyes without a face, directed by Georges Franju ; screenplay adaptation by writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac

Label
Eyes without a face
Title
Eyes without a face
Statement of responsibility
directed by Georges Franju ; screenplay adaptation by writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Yeux sans visage (Motion picture)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In French with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Pierre Brasseur, Alida Valli, Edith Scob
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1987
  • 1905-1972
  • 1921-2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Franju, Georges
  • Brasseur, Pierre
  • Valli, Alida
  • Scob, Edith
Runtime
90
Series statement
  • The Criterion collection
  • The classic collection
Series volume
260
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Eyes without a face, directed by Georges Franju ; screenplay adaptation by writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features include Blood of the beasts, Georges Franju's 1949 short documentary about the slaughterhouses of Paris; archival interviews with Franju on horror, cinema, and the making of Blood of the beasts; excerpt from Les grands-pères du crime; theatrical trailers, and stills gallery of rare production photos and promotional material
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780028883
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429195727
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
EYE020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm56132952
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Eyes without a face, directed by Georges Franju ; screenplay adaptation by writers Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1959
  • Special features include Blood of the beasts, Georges Franju's 1949 short documentary about the slaughterhouses of Paris; archival interviews with Franju on horror, cinema, and the making of Blood of the beasts; excerpt from Les grands-pères du crime; theatrical trailers, and stills gallery of rare production photos and promotional material
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (90 min.)
Isbn
9780780028883
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
037429195727
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
EYE020
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
ocm56132952
System details
DVD, widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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