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Last year at Marienbad [videorecording] = L'Anně dernir̈e a Marienbad / a Rialto ; StudioCanal ; Argos Films ; Cineriz ; Cocinar pršente ; Pierre Courau et Raymond Froment pršente ; scňario et dialogues, Alain Robbe-Grillet ; rǎlisation, Alain Resnais.

Last year at Marienbad L'Anně dernir̈e a Marienbad

Courau, Pierre. (Added Author).
Froment, Raymond. (Added Author).
Robbe-Grillet, Alain, 1922-2008 (Added Author).
Resnais, Alain, 1922- (Added Author).
Seyrig, Delphine, 1932-1990 (Added Author).
Albertazzi, Giorgio. (Added Author).
Pitof͡f, Sacha, 1920-1990 (Added Author).
Seyrig, Francis. (Added Author).
Rialto Pictures LLC. (Added Author).
Studio Canal. (Added Author).
Argos Films. (Added Author).
Cineriz (Firm) (Added Author).
Criterion Collection (Firm) (Added Author).
Director of photography, Sacha Vierny ; music, Francis Seyrig. (Cast).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Main DVD Last 2 discs (Text) 31307018058067 Movies Available -
Main DVD Last booklet (Text) 31307018058075 Storage Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781604651577
  • ISBN: 1604651571
  • ISBN: 715515046213
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (94 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide (44 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
  • Edition: [Special ed.].
  • Publisher: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2009]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1961.
Special features: Disc one: New, restored high-definition digital transfer of the film, supervised and approved by director Alain Resnais; original theatrical trailer and Rialto's rerelease trailer. Disc two: New audio interview with Resnais, recorded exclusively for this release; new documentary on the making of Last year at Marienbad, featuring interviews with many of Resnais' collaborators; new video interview with film scholar Ginette Vincendeau on the history of the film and its many mysteries; "Toute la mm̌oire du monde" documentary (1956); "Le chant du styrn̈e" documentary (1958). A booklet featuring an essay by critic Mark Polizzotti and a section on Alain Robbe Grillet's evolving attitude toward the film, including the author's introduction to the published screenplay and comments by film scholar Franȯis Thomas.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Sacha Vierny ; music, Francis Seyrig.
Participant or Performer Note:
Delphine Seyrig, Giorgio Albertazzi, Sacha Pitof͡f.
Summary, etc.:
Presnts a surreal fever dream, or nightmare, fusing the past with the present in telling an ambiguous tale of a man and woman who may or may not have met a year ago, perhaps at the very same chateau they now find themselves wandering.
System Details Note:
DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1); Dolby Digital mono., NTSC.
Language Note:
French dialogue, English subtitles.
Subject: Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Meetings > Drama.
False memory syndrome > Drama.
Married women > Drama.
Evidence > Drama.
Photographs > Drama.
Romance films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Motion pictures > France.
Foreign films.

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