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Uniform Title Passion de Jeanne d'Arc (Motion picture)
Title La Passion de Jeanne D'Arc [videorecording] = The passion of Joan of Arc / Janus Films ; Gaumont ; [presente par] la Societe generale de films ; un film de Carl Th. Dreyer ; scenario, Carl Theodor Dreyer avec la collaboration de Joseph Delteil.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [1999]


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe DVDs 1st Floor  791.4372 P267 1999    ---  Available
Description 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 libretto (25 p. ; 16 cm.)
Series The Criterion collection ; 62
The Classic collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 62.
Classic collection (Chicago, Ill.)
System Details DVD; Dolby digital 5.1; (1.33:1).
Language Silent film with French intertitles, optional English subtitles and optional oratorio soundtrack sung in Latin and French.
Cast Renee Falconetti, Eug`ene Silvain, Andre Berley, Maurice Schutz, Antonin Artaud, Michel Simon, Jean d'Yd, Ravet, Andre Lurville, Jacques Arnna, Alexandre Mihalesco, Leon Larive.
Credits Photography, Rudolph Mate; music, Richard Einhorn.
Note "The Cinematheque francaise presents a film restored in 1985."
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1928.
Optional soundtrack features Richard Einhorn's oratorio "Voices of light" inspired by the silent motion picture and performed by Anonymous 4, Susan Narucki, the Netherlands Radio Choir and the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic.
Summary Dramatization of the life of Joan of Arc centering on her trial and execution.
Note Special features: an extensive production design archive; Audio essay / Casper Tybjerg, a Dreyer scholar from the University of Copenhagen; a history of Passion's many versions, with clips; audio interview with Falconetti's daughter; an essay by Richard Einhorn on Joan of Arc and Voices of Light; Voices of Light libretto booklet, including the medieval texts used in Einhorn's composition.
Subject Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431 -- Drama.
Christian saints -- France -- Drama.
Genre/Form Biographical films.
Historical films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Silent films.
Added Author Dreyer, Carl Theodor, 1889-1968.
Falconetti, Renee, 1892-1946.
Silvain, Eug`ene-Charles-Joseph, 1851-1930.
Schutz, Maurice, 1866-1955.
Artaud, Antonin, 1896-1948.
Dalleu, Gilbert, 1890-1931.
Narucki, Susan.
Falconetti, Hel`ene, 1915-
Einhorn, Richard, 1952 August 2- Voices of light.
Janus Films.
Gaumont (Firm)
Societe generale de films.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Cinemath`eque francaise.
Anonymous 4 (Musical group)
Groot Omroepkoor.
Radio Filharmonisch Orkest (Nederlandse Omroep Stichting)
Added Title Passion of Joan of Arc
Note Title on container: Carl Th. Dreyer's the passion of Joan of Arc
ISBN 0780022343
Standard No. 037429139820
Music No. PAS050 Criterion Collection
Standard No. NLGGC 265564735
NZ1 8476158
AU@ 000022540516
AU@ 000028175028

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