The discreet charm of the bourgeoisie

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  • "An upper-class sextet sits down to dinner but never eats, their attempts continually thwarted by a vaudevillian mixture of events both actual and imagined."--Container.


  • Originally produced as motion picture in 1972.
  • Aspect ratio 1.66:1.
  • DVD.
  • In French with optional English subtitles.


  • Disc one. Feature ; El náufrago de la calle de Providencia = The castaway on the street of Providence, 24-minute documentary homage to Buñuel by his longtime friends Arturo Ripstein and Rafael Castanedo made in 1970 ; original theatrical trailer ; new and improved English subtitle translation -- Disc two. A propósito de Buñuel = Speaking of Buñuel, 98-minute documentary produced in 2000 on the life and work of Buñuel by Jose Luis López-Linares and Javier Rioyo (French and Spanish with optional English subtitles) ; Buñuel filmography
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