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Title L'intrus = The intruder / Humbert Balsan presente ; une coproduction Arte France, Ognon Pictures ; avec la participation du Centre National de la Cinematographie, Busan Film Commission ; mise-en-scène, Claire Denis ; scenario, Jean-Pol Fargeau et Claire Denis ; une film de Claire Denis ; produit par Humbert Balsan.

Publication Info. Paris : ARTE France ; New York, NY : Distributed by Wellspring Media, [2004]
©2006

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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  DVD FOREIGN INTRUDER    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Lobby  DVD FOREIGN FILM INTRUDER    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Audio Visual  DVD INTRUDER    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Foreign Language  DVD INTRUDER    Check Shelf
 Southington Library - Adult  DVD Foreign INTRUDER    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (126 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD.
Note Le livre de Jean-Luc Nancy "L'intrus" a été une inspiration pour le film [the book by Jean-Luc Nancy "L'intrus" was an inspiration for the film].
Cast Michel Subor, Grégoire Colin, Katia Golubeva, Bambou, Florence Loiret-Caille, Lolita Chammah, Alex Descas, Hong-suk Park, Dong-ho Kim, Se-tak Chang, Henri Tainanuarii, Jean-Marc Teriipaia, Anna Tetuaveroa, Edwin Aline, Béatrice Dalle.
Credits Directrice de la photographie, Agnès Godard ; chef monteuse [editor], Nelly Quettier ; musique originale, Stuart A. Staples.
Note Originally produced as a French motion picture in 2004.
Audience Not rated.
Summary Louis is a brooding loner who lives with two large white dogs in a forest near the French-Swiss border. His estranged son Sidney lives with his wife in a village nearby. Louis is carrying on an affair with the local pharmacist and carrying a torch for a beautiful, feral local dog breeder. He suffers a mild heart attack, and buys a new heart on the black market. Then he travels to South Korea, where he buys a boat and sails it to his former home, a dilapidated shack on a remote island south of Tahiti. His dream is to find the son he sired decades earlier when he lived there. However, once he is settled, his body begins to reject the alien heart.
Contents Anything to declare? -- Simple life of Louis -- Emergency solution -- Au revoir, mes chiens -- I want a man's heart -- Sacrifices -- Scope the boat -- Beloved son -- Tahiti uneasy -- Walk down Memory Beach -- Preparations -- Credits.
Note Special features: Interview with Claire Denis (36 min.); Filmographies [text feature]; Original theatrical trailer (2 min.); Trailer gallery (11 min.).
Language In French with optional English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Nancy, Jean-Luc -- Film adaptations.
Fathers and sons -- Drama.
Black market -- Switzerland -- Drama.
Organ trafficking -- Switzerland -- Drama.
Heart -- Transplantation -- Patients -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- French Polynesia -- Drama.
Heart -- Transplantation -- Psychological aspects -- Drama.
Foreign films.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Motion pictures, French.
Melodrama.
Videodiscs.
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Denis, Claire, 1948- Screenwriter. Director.
Fargeau, Jean-Pol. Screenwriter.
Balsan, Humbert, 1954-2005. Producer.
Subor, Michel, 1935- Actor.
Colin, Grégoire. Actor.
Golubeva, Katerina. Actor.
Dalle, Béatrice, 1964- Actor.
Nancy, Jean-Luc L'intrus.
Ognon Pictures.
ARTE France.
Centre national de la cinématographie (France)
Busan Film Commission (Korea)
Wellspring Media.
Added Title Intruder
Note Title on disc label and container: The intruder
ISBN 9780794206086
0794206085
Standard No. 720917548722
Music No. FLV5487 Wellspring Media
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