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Title Mélo / produced by Marin Karmitz for MK2 Productions and A2 ; screenplay by Alain Resnais ; directed by Alain Resnais.

Publication Info. Brooklyn, N.Y. : Distributed by Kino International, [2008]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  DVD FOREIGN MELO    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (112 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series KimStim collection
KimStim collection.
System Details DVD, widescreen (1.66:1, 16:9 enhanced) presentation; Dolby Digital, NTSC.
Note Title from container.
Cast Sabine Azéma, Fanny Ardant, Pierre Arditi, André Dussollier, Jacques Dacqmine, Hubert Gignoux, Catherine Arditi.
Credits Cinematographer, Charles van Damme ; music, Philippe Gerard, including works by Johann Sebastian Bach and Johannes Brahms.
Note Based on a play by Henri Bernstein.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1986.
Summary Marcel and Pierre, two lifelong friends, are also concert violinists. While Marcel has gone on to stardom, Pierre has settled into a contented family life with his beautiful wife, Romaine. But all is not perfect: Pierre is unaware that Romaine is having an affair with Marcel.
Note Special features: Original theatrical trailer; interview with producer Marin Karmitz on the making of the film, and on working with director Alain Resnais.
Awards Cesar Award: Best Actress (Sabine Azéma)
Language French dialogue, English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Violinists -- France -- Drama.
Male friendship -- France -- Drama.
Spouses -- France -- Drama.
Adultery -- France -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- France -- Drama.
France -- Drama.
Bernstein, Henry, 1876-1953 -- Film adaptations.
Husbands -- France -- Drama.
Wives -- France -- Drama.
Bernstein, Henry, 1876-1953 -- Adaptations -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Foreign films -- France.
Motion pictures, French.
Romance films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Added Author Karmitz, Marin.
Resnais, Alain, 1922-2014.
Azéma, Sabine.
Ardant, Fanny.
Arditi, Pierre, 1944-
Dussollier, André.
Dacqmine, Jacques.
Gignoux, Hubert, 1915-
Arditi, Catherine.
Bernstein, Henry, 1876-1953.
MK2 Productions.
Films A2 (Firm)
Kino International Corporation.
Standard No. 698452205830
Music No. KS2058 Kino
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