Robert Bresson's a man escaped

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  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [United States] : Criterion Collection, 2013.
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 2 videodiscs (approximately 101 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([16 ] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
  • ISBNs 9781604657074, 1604657073
  • OCLC ocn851654666
  • Credits
    • Featuring Francois Leterrier and Charles Le Clainche

Summary

  • Based on the memoirs of an imprisoned French resistance leader, this unbelievably taut and methodical marvel follows the fictional Fontaine's single-minded pursuit of freedom, detailing the planning and carrying out of his escape with gripping precision.

Notes

  • Based on the account by Andrae Devigny.
  • Originally copyrighted 1957.
  • Includes bonus material.
  • Soundtrack in French ; subtitles available in English.
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