Sauve qui peut (la vie) = Every man for himself / Janus Films ; Gaumont présente ; Sara Films, MK2, Saga Produktion, Sonimage, CNC, ZDF, SSR, ORF ; un film composé par Jean-Luc Godard ; scénario, Anne-Marie Miéville, Jean-Claude Carrière.

[Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]
2 videodiscs (88 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert.
DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Two-DVD special edition.
Criterion collection; 744.
The Criterion collection ; 744

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Other Title:
Every man for himself
Man-woman relationships -- France -- Drama.
Prostitutes -- France -- Drama.
Television producers and directors -- France -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships.
Motion pictures, French.
Motion pictures, French.
Foreign films -- France.
Motion pictures -- France.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
In French, with optional subtitles in English.
System Details:
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; widescreen (1.66:1) presentation ; Dolby digital mono.
digital optical mono Dolby Digital 1.0
laser optical NTSC
video file DVD video region 1
This looks at the sexual and professional lives of three people: a television producer, his ex-girlfriend, and a prostitute, to create a meditative story about work, relationships, and the notion of freedom.
Isabelle Huppert, Jacques Dutronc, Nathalie Baye, Roland Amstutz, Anna Baldaccini, Fred Personne, Nicole Jacquet, Dore de Rosa, Monique Barscha, Cécile Tanner, Roger Jendly, Michel Cassagne, Paule Muret, Catherine Freiburghaus, Edmond Vuilloud, Bernard Cazassus, Eric Desfossés, Irène Floersheim, Nicole Wicht, Claude Champion, Gérard Battaz, Angelo Napoli, Serge Maillard, Marie-Luce Felber, Georgiana Eaton, Guy Lavoro, Michèle Gleiser, Maurice Buffat, Michel Moulin.
Editors, Anne-Marie Miéville, Jean-Luc Godard ; art director, Romain Goupil ; cinematographers, William Lubtchansky, Renato Berta, Jean-Bernard Menoud ; composer, Gabriel Yared.
DVD release of the 1980 motion picture.
Special features: Scénario de "Sauve qui peut (la vie)" (1979, a short video created by director Jean-Luc Godard); Sound, image and Every man for himself (video essay by film historian/critic Colin MacCabe); Jean-Luc Godard on The Dick Cavett Show (two 1980 episodes of the The Dick Cavett Show); Godard 1980 (a short film by Jon Jost, Donald Ranvaud, and Peter Wollen in association with the magazine Framework: The Journal of Cinema and Media); Interviews: Marin Karmitz, Isabelle Huppert, Nathalie Baye, Renato Berta and William Lubtchansky, Gabriel Yared; Trailer. Insert features an essay by critic Amy Taubin.
Godard, Jean-Luc, 1930- film director, film editor., Director, Editor
Miéville, Anne-Marie, screenwriter, film editor., Screenwriter, Editor
Carrière, Jean-Claude, 1931-2021, screenwriter., Screenwriter
Huppert, Isabelle, actor., Actor
Dutronc, Jacques, actor., Actor
Baye, Nathalie, 1948- actor., Actor
Amstutz, Roland, actor., Actor
Personne, Fred, 1932- actor., Actor
Barscha, Monique, actor., Actor
Goupil, Romain, art director., Artistic director
Lubtchansky, William, director of photography., Cinematographer
Berta, Renato, director of photography., Cinematographer
Menoud, Jean-Bernard, director of photography., Cinematographer
Yared, Gabriel, composer (expression), Composer
MacCabe, Colin, filmmaker., Film editor
Cavett, Dick, host., Host
Jost, Jon, filmmaker., Film editor
Ranvaud, Donald, filmmaker., Film editor
Wollen, Peter, filmmaker., Film editor
Karmitz, Marin, interviewee (expression), Interviewee
Taubin, Amy, writer of supplementary textual content., Writer of added text
Janus Films, production company., Producer
Gaumont (Firm), presenter., Presenter
Sara Films, production company., Producer
MK2 Productions, production company., Producer
Saga Produktion, production company., Producer
Sonimage (Firm), production company., Producer
Centre national de la cinématographie (France), production company., Producer
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, production company., Producer
Schweizerische Radio- und Fernsehgesellschaft, production company., Producer
Österreichischer Rundfunk, production company., Producer
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor., Distributor
Container of work: Godard 1980.
Publisher Number:
CC2440D The Criterion Collection (set)
CC2440D-1 The Criterion Collection (disc 1)
CC2440D-2 The Criterion Collection (disc 2)