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Le Journal D'une Femme De Chambre (2001, original release: 1964)


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Published: [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [2001] ©2001
Series: Criterion collectionClassic collection (Criterion Collection (Firm))
Description:  1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 0780024206,
Language:  French

Based on the novel Le journal d'une femme de chambre by Octave Mirbeau

Originally released as a motion picture in 1964

Special features: Video interview with screenwriter and longtime Brũnel collaborator Jean-Claude Carrière ; transcript of a late-1970's interview with director Luis Bruñel ; original theatrical trailer, narrated by Jeanne Moreau

Jeanne Moreau, Georges Geret, Daniel Ivernel, Françoise Lugagne, Muni, Jean Ozenne, Michel Piccoli

A chambermaid with Paris flair gets a job at a country estate. The family she works for and the other staff members are a strange sort and she must learn the ways of country living and neighbor revialry. After a child is murdered near the estate, she begins to have her suspicions as to whom may be responsible

Not rated by MPAA


French language soundtrack (mono) with optional English subtitles

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Additional Credits:
Buñuel, Luis, 1900-1983.
Silberman, Serge.
Safra, Michel.
Carrière, Jean-Claude, 1931-
Moreau, Jeanne, 1928-
Géret, Georges, 1924-1996.
Ivernel, Daniel.
Lugagne, Françoise.
Muni, 1929-1999.
Ozenne, Jean, 1898-1969.
Piccoli, Michel, 1925-
Mirbeau, Octave, 1848-1917.
Janus Films.
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Criterion Collection (Firm)

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