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Death watch

Author: Jānīn RubayzGabriel BoustaniElfie KfouriBertrand TavernierDavid RayfielAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Embassy Home Entertainment, [1984]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a future civilization where television does virtually anything to get high ratings, a film director implants a video camera in the brain of a man who shoots a documentary about a dying woman, without her knowledge.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Science fiction films
Film adaptations
Fiction films
Drama
Named Person: D G Compton
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jānīn Rubayz; Gabriel Boustani; Elfie Kfouri; Bertrand Tavernier; David Rayfiel; Romy Schneider; Harvey Keitel; Harry Dean Stanton; Thérèse Liotard; Max von Sydow; Pierre-William Glenn; Armand Psenny; Michael Ellis; Antoine Duhamel; D G Compton; Quartet Films.; Selta Films.; Little Bear Production.; Sara Films.; Gaumont (Firm); Société nationale de télévision en couleur "Antenne 2."; TV 13 Filmproduktion.; SFP cinéma (Firm); Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 13413421
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1980 titled La mort en direct.
Based on the novel The continuous Katherine Mortenhoe by David Compton.
Rated R.
Credits: Director of photography, Pierre William Glenn, editors, Armand Psenny, Michael Ellis ; music, Antoine Duhamel.
Cast: Romy Schneider, Harvey Keitel, Harry Dean Stanton, Thérèse Liotard, Max Von Sydow.
Description: 1 videocassette (117 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Other Titles: Mort en direct.
Responsibility: Quartet\Films Incorporated ; Janine Rubeiz and Gabriel Boustani present ; an Elfie Kfouri production ; a Bertrand Tavernier film ; written by David Rayfield and Bertrand Tavernier ; a co-production Selta Films, Little Bear, Sara Films, Gaumont, Antenne 2, TV 13 Munich, S.F.P. ; co-produced and directed by Bertrand Tavernier.
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In a future civilization where television does virtually anything to get high ratings, a film director implants a video camera in the brain of a man who shoots a documentary about a dying woman, without her knowledge.

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