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Irma Vep

Author: Olivier AssayasGeorges BenayounManyu ZhangJean-Pierre LéaudNathalie RichardAll authors
Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Fox Lorber Home Video, [1998]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : FrenchView all editions and formats
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Aging director Henri Vidal has decided to film a remake of the legendary silent serial, Les vampires, in hopes of making a comeback. Vidal chooses Cheung to play Irma Vep, the leader of a band of jewel thieves. Arriving in Paris unable to speak a word of French, Cheung finds herself stuck in the middle of a stressful situation when the production begins to fall apart and Vidal suffers a nervous breakdown.
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Genre/Form: Foreign films
Feature films
Comedy films
Foreign language films
Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Olivier Assayas; Georges Benayoun; Manyu Zhang; Jean-Pierre Léaud; Nathalie Richard; Dacia Films (Firm); Studio Canal+.; Fox Lorber Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1572522380 9781572522381
OCLC Number: 40657680
Language Note: In French and some English, with English subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Widescreen, stereo.
Includes theatrical trailer and filmographies of cast and crew.
Credits: Director of photography, Eric Gautier ; editor, Luc Barnier.
Cast: Maggie Cheung, Jean-Pierre Léaud, Nathalie Richard.
Description: 1 videodisc (95 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: Dacía Films présente ; avec la participation de Canal+ ; écrit et réalisé par Olivier Assayas ; produit par Georges Benayoun.

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Aging director Henri Vidal has decided to film a remake of the legendary silent serial, Les vampires, in hopes of making a comeback. Vidal chooses Cheung to play Irma Vep, the leader of a band of jewel thieves. Arriving in Paris unable to speak a word of French, Cheung finds herself stuck in the middle of a stressful situation when the production begins to fall apart and Vidal suffers a nervous breakdown.

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