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Babette's feast

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Title Babette's feast [videorecording].
Publisher/Date [Australia] : Distributed by Shock DVD, 2008.
Pagination etc. 1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series MGM world films
Contents note Originally released as "Babettes gæstebud" in 1989.
Based on the novel "Skaebne-Anekdoter" by Isak Dinesen (also known as Karen Blixen)
Creation Note Written and directed by Gabriel Axel.
Performer note Stephane Audran.
Summary Note On the desolate coast of Denmark, Martina and Philippa, follow their late father's teachings of salvation through self denial, when the arrival of a mysterious, French refugee brings change to their life.
In a remote fishing village along the coast of Jutland, two very moral and devout sisters give employment to a destitute French woman. Years later, Babette wins a lottery and in gratitude, spends it on preparing a French meal for the sisters and their parishioners.
Target audience note Rated PG: Parental guidance recommended for younger viewers.
Language note In English with optional soundtracks in Danish, French and Spanish. Subtitles in English, Spanish and French.
Subject Feature films
Christian life -- Denmark -- 19th century -- Drama
Cooking, French -- Drama
Added Author Blixen, Karen, 1885-1962
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962
Axel, Gabriel
Audran, Stéphane, 1932-
Added title Babettes gaestebud
Shelf Location DVD F BABE
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