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La noire de ... = Black girl / Janus Films ; World Cinema Project ; Filmi Domirev Dakar presente ; ecrit et realise par Ousmane Sembène ; [produced by Andre Zwoboda].

Other Title:
Black girl
Edition:
DVD edition.
Publication:
[New York, New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2017] , ©2017.
Series:
Criterion collection; 852.
Criterion collection ; 852
Format/Description:
Video
2 videodiscs (59 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in + 1 booklet.
DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007 -- Film adaptations.
Immigrants -- France -- Drama.
Household employees -- Drama.
Senegalese -- France -- Drama.
Suicide -- Drama.
Self-esteem -- Drama.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Motion pictures, Senegalese.
Language:
In French and Wolof; optional subtitles in English.
System Details:
DVD; region 1, NTSC; fullscreen (1.37:1 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital monaural.
digital optical monaural Dolby Digital
fullscreen (1.37:1)
NTSC
video file DVD video region 1
Summary:
A young Senegalese woman moves to France to work for a wealthy white couple and finds that life in their small apartment becomes a prison, both figuratively and literally, into a complexly layered critique of the lingering colonialist mindset of a supposedly postcolonial world.
Participant:
M'bissine Therese Diop, Anne-Maire Jelinck, Momar Nar Sene, Robert Fontaine.
Credits:
Cinematography, Christian Lacoste; editor, Andre Gaudier.
Notes:
Title from title frame.
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1966.
Based on La noire de -- / [by] Ousmane Sembène.
Special features: excerpt from a 1966 broadcast of JT 20h, featuring Sembène accepting the Prix Jean Vigo for Black Girl; new interview with actor M'Bissine Thérèse Diop; trailer; essay by critic Ashley Clark.
Best African Feature, Festival of Black Arts 1966 ; Grand Prize, Carthage Film Festival 1966
Contributor:
Sembène, Ousmane, 1923-2007, author, film director, screenwriter.
Zwobada, André, producer.
Lacoste, Christian, director of photography.
Gaudier, Andre, editor of moving image work.
Diop, Mbissine Thérèse, actor.
Jelinck, Anne-Marie, actor.
Sene, Momar Nar, actor.
Fontaine, Robert, 1924-1973, actor.
Films Domirev (Firm), presenter.
Film Foundation, production company.
Janus Films, film distributor.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Contains:
Container of: Black girl (motion picture). Wolof.
ISBN:
9781681432489
168143248X
OCLC:
965801374
Publisher Number:
715515192019
CC2721DDVD The Criterion Collection
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