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Title Mouchette [videorecording].
Publisher/Date Australia : Distributed by Umbrella Entertainment, [2018]
Pagination etc. 1 DVD-video (81 minutes) : sound, black and white ; 12 cm.
Series World classics
Contents note Catalogued from container.
Umbrella : DAVID3734.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1967.
Special features: A Hazard Bresson, documentary about the director including behind the scenes footage of Robert Bresson directing Mouchette ; theatrical trailer.
Adapted from "Nouvelle histoire de Mouchette" by Georges Bernanos.
Creation Note Directed by Robert Bresson.
Performer note Nadine Nortier, Jean-Claude Guilbert, Maria Cardinal.
Summary Note Following Au Hasard Balthazar, Robert Bresson's Mouchette is the heartbreaking story of an alienated teenage girl whose life is mired in desolation and brutality. A metaphor for wider social conflict and alienation, Bresson said of the film: "Mouchette offers evidence of misery and cruelty. She is found everywhere: wars, concentration camps, tortures, assassinations."
Target audience note Censorship classification: M.
Language note In French. Subtitles in English.
Subject - Name Bernanos, George, -- 1888-1948 -- Film adaptations
Subject Feature films -- France
Foreign films -- France
Feature films -- 1960s
Teenagers and adults -- France -- Drama
Mothers and daughters -- France -- Drama
Children of alcoholics -- France -- Drama
Teenage girls -- France -- Drama
Foreign language films
Feature films.
Added Author Bresson, Robert director.
Nortier, Nadine actor.
Guilbert, Jean-Claude actor.
Cardinal, Maria actor.
Bernanos, George, 1888-1948 Nouvelle histoire de Mouchette.
Added title Mouchette (Motion picture : 1967)
Shelf Location DVD F MOUC
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