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The Resource La jetée ; : Sans soleil, two films by Chris Marker

La jetée ; : Sans soleil, two films by Chris Marker

Label
La jetée ; : Sans soleil
Title
La jetée ;
Title remainder
Sans soleil
Statement of responsibility
two films by Chris Marker
Contributor
Editor of moving image work
Filmmaker
Narrator
Production company
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
  • La jetée: While at the Orly Airport observation deck, a boy sees a man shot. Shortly afterwards World War III breaks out and Paris is destroyed by nuclear weapons. As one of the survivors, the now grown man is chosen as part of an experiment in time travel because he has a strong grasp on a moment in the past-- the image of the man being shot at the airport. He is successfully sent back in time. But once in the past, he falls in love with a girl, and defies orders to return and be with her
  • Sans soleil: This film addresses the themes of time, space, and geography. It is "a collage of images gathered from Japan, Africa, Iceland, San Francisco, and France -- all presented without direct sound. The soundtrack consists of occasional spells of electronic music while an unseen woman's voice ... narrates letters written by a possibly fictional traveler in poetic verse. Beginning with the phrase "He wrote me," each segment explores some philosophical inquiry of matters as broad as modern culture, technology, consciousness, Japanese television, and even the act of filming itself"--Andrea LeVasseur, Rovi
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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  • Jetée (Motion picture)
  • Jetée (Motion picture)
  • Sans soleil (Motion picture)
  • Sans soleil (Motion picture)
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Credits note
  • La jetée: editor, Jean Ravel ; music, Trevor Ducan
  • Sans soleil: electronic sounds, Michel Krasna ; song, Arielle Dombasle ; still photography, Martin Boschet, Roger Grange ; special effects, Hayao Yamaneko
Dewey number
791.43/75
Language note
French and English soundtracks; optional English subtitles; optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
PN1997.A1
LC item number
J48 2012
PerformerNote
  • La jetée: narrator, Jean Negroni ; cast: Hélène Chatelain, Davos Hanich, Jacques Ledoux, André Heinrich, Jacques Branchu, Pierre Joffroy, Etienne Becker, Philbert von Lifchitz, Ligia Borowcyk, Janine Klein, Bill Klein, Germano Faccetti
  • Sans soleil: Sandor Krasna's letters were read by Alexandra Stewart (English version) and Florence Delay (French version)
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1921-2012
  • 1925-1998
  • 1941-
  • 1927-1990
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  • Marker, Chris
  • Dauman, Anatole
  • Négroni, Jean
  • Chatelain, Hélène
  • Hanich, Davos
  • Ledoux, Jacques
  • Delay, Florence
  • Stewart, Alexandra
  • Ravel, Jean
  • Duncan, Trevor
  • Argos Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
130
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
387
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  • Time travel
  • Travel
  • Travelers' writings
  • Africa
  • Japan
  • Time travel
  • Travel
  • Travelers' writings
  • Africa
  • Japan
Technique
live action
Label
La jetée ; : Sans soleil, two films by Chris Marker
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/712/000000000010712355.gif
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1963 and 1983
  • Wide screen (1.66:1 aspect ratio)
  • Special features: new video interview with filmmaker Jean-Pierre Gorin; "Chris on Chris," a video piece on Marker by filmmaker and critic Chris Darke; two excerpts from the French TV series Court-circuit (le magazine) directed by Luc Lagier- the first, a look at David Bowie's music video for "Jump they say," inspired by La Jetée, the second an analysis of Hitchcock's Vertigo and its influences on Marker; "Junkopia," a 6 min. film by Marker, Frank Simone and John Chapman about the emeryville Mudflats; new and improved English subtitle translations; booklet with new essay by Marker scholar Catherine Lupton, an interview with Marker, and notes on the films and filmmaking by Marker
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
La jetée (1963, 27 min., b & w) / Argos-Films présente avec la participation du Service de la recherche de la R.T.F. ; un photo-roman de Chris Marker -- Bez solnt͡sa = Sunless = Sans Soleil (1983, 103 min., b & w and col.) / Anatole Dauman proposes ; conception and editing, Chris Marker
Control code
ocn776712593
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Guillaume-approved Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781604655360
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515091114
Other physical details
sound, color, black and white and color
Publisher number
CC2107BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)776712593
System details
Blu-ray disc, region A; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
La jetée ; : Sans soleil, two films by Chris Marker
Link
http://midwesttapes.com/images/movies/000/000/000/010/712/000000000010712355.gif
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as motion pictures in 1963 and 1983
  • Wide screen (1.66:1 aspect ratio)
  • Special features: new video interview with filmmaker Jean-Pierre Gorin; "Chris on Chris," a video piece on Marker by filmmaker and critic Chris Darke; two excerpts from the French TV series Court-circuit (le magazine) directed by Luc Lagier- the first, a look at David Bowie's music video for "Jump they say," inspired by La Jetée, the second an analysis of Hitchcock's Vertigo and its influences on Marker; "Junkopia," a 6 min. film by Marker, Frank Simone and John Chapman about the emeryville Mudflats; new and improved English subtitle translations; booklet with new essay by Marker scholar Catherine Lupton, an interview with Marker, and notes on the films and filmmaking by Marker
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
La jetée (1963, 27 min., b & w) / Argos-Films présente avec la participation du Service de la recherche de la R.T.F. ; un photo-roman de Chris Marker -- Bez solnt͡sa = Sunless = Sans Soleil (1983, 103 min., b & w and col.) / Anatole Dauman proposes ; conception and editing, Chris Marker
Control code
ocn776712593
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Guillaume-approved Blu-ray special edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (130 min.)
Isbn
9781604655360
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515091114
Other physical details
sound, color, black and white and color
Publisher number
CC2107BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)776712593
System details
Blu-ray disc, region A; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation; mono; requires Blu-ray player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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