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The Aspern papers

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Title The Aspern papers [videorecording]
Publisher/Date Australia : Defiant Screen Entertainment, ©2020.
Pagination etc. 1 DVD-video (91 minutes) : sound, colour ; 12 cm.
Contents note Originally released as a motion picture in 2018.
Based on Jean Pavans' scenic adaptation of "The Aspern papers" by Henry James.
Special features: making of; James Ivory, Gabriela Bacher and Julien Landais discuss The Aspern papers.
Creation Note Screenplay by Jean Pavans, Julien Landais, Hannah Bhuiya ; produced by Gabriela Bacher, Julien Landais ; directed by Julien Landais.
Performer note Jonathan Rhys-Meyers, Vanessa Redgrave, Joely Richardson.
Summary Note Set in Venice in the late nineteenth century and based on Henry James' eponymous novella, it is a story of obsession, grandeur lost and dreams of Byronic adventures. Ambitious editor Morton Vint is fascinated by his favorite Romantic poet and by his icon's short and wildly romantic life. Having traveled from America to Venice, he is determined to get his hands on the letters the poet wrote to his beautiful lover and muse, Juliana Bordereau.
Target audience note Rated M.
Language note English.
Subject Editors -- Drama
Poets -- Drama
Letters -- Drama
Man-woman relationships -- Drama
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Added Author Landais, Julien film producer, screenwriter, film director.
Bacher, Gabriela film producer.
Pavans, Jean screenwriter.
Bhuiya, Hannah screenwriter.
Rhys-Meyers, Jonathan, 1977- actor.
Richardson, Joely actor.
Redgrave, Vanessa, 1937- actor.
Guilbert, Philippe director of photography.
Weissbrich, Hansjörg editor of moving image work.
Carlo, Vincent composer (expression)
James, Henry, 1843-1916 Aspern papers.
Shelf Location DVD F ASPE
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