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Play time [videorecording] / Janus Films ; Les Films de Mon Oncle, Jérôme Deschamps, Macha Makeieff présentent un film de Jacques Tati ; une production Specta, Bernard Maurice ; scénario original de Jacques Tati ; avec la collaboration artistique de Jacques Lagrange ; dialogue anglais de Art Buchwald ; directeur de la photographie, Jean Badal, Andréas Winding
Alternate Title Playtime [videorecording]
Au-delà de "Playtime" [videorecording]
Tati story [videoredording]
Jacques Tati in Monsieur Hulot's work [videorecording]
Cours du soir [videorecording]
Special ed., version restaurée, widescreen
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, c2006
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997 .P529 2006    AVAILABLE
Subject Paris (France) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama
Subject(s) Technology -- 20th century -- Drama
Hulot, Monsieur (Fictitious character) -- Drama
Comedy films
Fiction films
Feature films
Motion pictures, French
Physical Description 2 videodiscs (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - System Details DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation enhanced for 16:9 widescreen televisions; Dolby digital stereo
Language In French with optional English subtitles
Cast Jacques Tati, Barbara Dennek, Rita Maïden, France Rumilly, France Delahalle, Valérie Camille, Erika Dentzler, Nicole Ray, Yvette Ducreux, Nathalie Jem, Jacqueline Lecomte, Oliva Poli, Alice Field, Sophie Wennek , Evy Cavallaro, Laure Paillette, Colette Proust, Luce Bonifassy, Ketty France, Eliane Firmin-Didot, Billy Kearns, Tony Andal, Yves Barsacq, André Fouché, Georges Montant, Georges Faye, John Abbey, Reinhart Kolldehoff, Michel Francini, Grégoire Katz, Jack Gauthier, Henri Piccoli, Léon Doyen, François Viaur, Douglas Read, Bob Harley, Jacques Chauvea, Gilbert Reeb, Marc Monjou, Billy Bourbon
Credits Production manager, Michel Chauvin ; costumes, Jacques Cottin ; sound director, Jacques Maumont ; editor, Camillo Laurenti ; music, Francis Lemarque and James Campbell ; DVD producer, Johanna Schiller ; restored version production, Vivendi Universal
Summary Modern Paris, a city of glass, steel and the encroaching age of technology. Admist the babble of tourists, the endearingly clumsy Monsieur Hulot tries to reconcile the old-fashioned ways with the confusing new ways
Note Special features: Disc 1. Video introduction by Terry Jones; Selected scene commentary by film historian Philip Kemp; Alternate international soundtrack. Disc 2. Au-delà de "Playtime", a short documentary with behind-the-scenes footage; "Tati story" a short biographical film about Tati; "Jacques Tati in Monsieur Hulot's work," a 1976 BBC Omnibus program featuring Tati; "Tati at the San Francisco film festival" audio interview with Tati; Video interview with script supervisor Sylvette Baudrot; "Cours du soir" a 1967 short film written by and starring Tati
Contents Disc 1. The film -- disc 2. The supplements
Series Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 112
Alternate Author Tati, Jacques
Buchwald, Art
Lagrange, Jacques
Dennek, Barbara
Maiden, Rita
Rumilly, France
Delahalle, France
Jones, Terry, 1942-
Kemp, Philip
Janus Films
Films de Mon Oncle (Firm)
Specta Films
Criterion Collection (Firm)

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