skip to content
Germaine Dulac's Smiling Madame Beudet and, The seashell and the clergyman. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Germaine Dulac's Smiling Madame Beudet and, The seashell and the clergyman.

Author: Germaine DulacDenys AmielAntonin ArtaudAndré ObeyGermaine DermozAll authors
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Hollywood's Attic, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : FrenchView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Smiling Madame Beudet: A study in domestic conflicts, this film portrays the life and dreams of a housewife in a small town who is married to a repulsive businessman. Seashell and the clergyman: A clergyman, committed by his calling to celibacy but in love with a romantic beauty, is afflicted by sexual torments he is unable to resolve. Experimental techniques are used to study his state of mind.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Short films
Silent films
Experimental films
Film adaptations
Named Person: Denys Amiel
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Germaine Dulac; Denys Amiel; Antonin Artaud; André Obey; Germaine Dermoz; Alexandre Arquillière; Jean D'Yd; Madeleine Guitty; A Morrin; Paul Guichard; Hollywood's Attic (Firm)
OCLC Number: 39541332
Language Note: Silent with French title cards.
Notes: Title from label on spine of cassette.
Original French titles: Souriante Madame Beudet ; Coquille et le clergyman.
Credits incomplete on 1st work, lacking on 2nd work.
Two silent short films with orchestral soundtrack and French subtitles.
In generic publisher's container.
Smiling Madame Beudet is based on the play by Denys Amiel.
Credits and subtitles in French only, despite label statement: "English titles."
Durations: 26 min. ; 31 min.
Cataloged from container, label on cassette, and videotape.
Credits: Director, Germaine Dulac [both works]. 1st work: adaptation cinégraphique, André Obey ; photographie, A. Morrin. [2nd work: screenplay, Antonin Artaud ; photography, Paul Guichard.].
Cast: 1st work: Germaine Dermoz, Alexandre Arquillière, Jean d'Yd, Madeleine Guitty.
Event notes: Videocassette release of two short silent films originally produced in 1922 and 1928, respectively in France.
Target Audience: Not rated.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Sea shell and the clergyman.
Seashell and the clergyman.
Germaine Dulac's Smiling Madame Beudet ; and, The seashell and the clergyman
Smiling Madame Beudet
Souriante Madame Beudet.
Coquille et le clergyman.

Abstract:

Smiling Madame Beudet: A study in domestic conflicts, this film portrays the life and dreams of a housewife in a small town who is married to a repulsive businessman. Seashell and the clergyman: A clergyman, committed by his calling to celibacy but in love with a romantic beauty, is afflicted by sexual torments he is unable to resolve. Experimental techniques are used to study his state of mind.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39541332>
library:oclcnum"39541332"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/39541332>
rdf:typej.1:Video
rdf:typej.1:VHS
rdfs:seeAlso
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contentRating"Not rated."
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:copyrightYear"1996"
schema:datePublished"1996"
schema:description"Smiling Madame Beudet: A study in domestic conflicts, this film portrays the life and dreams of a housewife in a small town who is married to a repulsive businessman. Seashell and the clergyman: A clergyman, committed by his calling to celibacy but in love with a romantic beauty, is afflicted by sexual torments he is unable to resolve. Experimental techniques are used to study his state of mind."
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/65274601>
schema:genre"Film adaptations"
schema:name"Germaine Dulac's Smiling Madame Beudet and, The seashell and the clergyman."
schema:publisher

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.