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Title Mon oncle d'Amerique = My uncle from America / produced by Philippe Dussart ; written by Jean Gruault ; with the participation of Henri Laborit ; directed by Alain Resnais.

Publication Info. New York, NY : New Yorker Video, [1980]


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 Wethersfield Public Library - DVDs  DVD M    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (123 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Videodisc release of a film originally produced in 1980.
Includes scene selections, filmographies of Director Alain Renais & screenwriter Jean Gruault.
Credits Photography, Sacha Vierny ; music, Arie Dzierlatka ; editor, Albert Jurgenson.
Performer Gerard Depardieu, Nicole Garcia, Roger Pierre, Henri Laborit.
Summary Jean, René, Janine: two men and a woman from different generations and different backgrounds, whose paths meet at a crisis point in mid-life, faced with disappointment and frustration, all three muse about a legendary "uncle in America", a guardian angel who gives them their hearts' desires and tells them exactly what they want to hear.
System Details DVD.
Awards Special Jury Prize (Cannes Film Festival, 1980) and Best Foreign Film (New York Film Critics Awards, 1980)
Language French dialogue; enhanced yellow English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Feature films.
Foreign films.
Motion pictures, French.
Added Author Resnais, Alain, 1922-2014.
Dussart, Philippe.
Laborit, Henri, 1914-1995
Gruault, Jean.
Depardieu, Gérard, 1948-
Pierre, Roger, 1923-2010
Garcia, Nicole.
Cover Title Alain Resnais' Mon oncle d'Amerique
ISBN 1567301851
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