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Author: Jacques Tati; Barbara Dennek; Rita Maïden; Specta Films.; Walter Reade Organization.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Walter Reade Organization, [19--]
Edition/Format:   Film : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the third in the Monsieur Hulot trilogy, the bemused Frenchman tries in vain to maintain an appointment in an urban landscape of glass and steel. A group of American tourists arrive in Paris, only to find its mass of skyscrapers and office blocks indistinguishable from those of any other big city. Whenever the path of Monsieur Hulot (Tati) crosses that of the group as everyone copes with modern life, comedy  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Film, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Tati; Barbara Dennek; Rita Maïden; Specta Films.; Walter Reade Organization.
OCLC Number: 42652939
Language Note: Little dialog (mostly in French with English gags written by Art Buchwald).
Notes: Originally produced as motion picture in 1967.
Credits: Director of photography, Jean Badal; editor, Gérard Pollicand; music, Francis Lemarque.
Cast: Jacques Tati, Barbara Dennek, Jacqueline Lecomte.
Description: 4 film reels (145 min.) : sound, color ; 16 mm
Details: Stereo.
Other Titles: Playtime (Motion picture)
Playtime
Responsibility: une production Specta ; un film de Jacques Tati ; scenario original de Jacques Tati avec la collaboration artistique de Jacques Lagrange.

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In the third in the Monsieur Hulot trilogy, the bemused Frenchman tries in vain to maintain an appointment in an urban landscape of glass and steel. A group of American tourists arrive in Paris, only to find its mass of skyscrapers and office blocks indistinguishable from those of any other big city. Whenever the path of Monsieur Hulot (Tati) crosses that of the group as everyone copes with modern life, comedy ensues.

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