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The Immortal Story (2016, original release: 1968)


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Published: [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]
Series: Criterion collection.
Edition:  Blu-ray special edition
Description:  1 videodisc (58 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 folded-out booklet
ISBN/ISSN: 0715515184519, 9781681431925, 1681431920, 9781681431925, 1681431920 :,
Language:  English

New, restored 4k digital transfer of the English-language version of the film

Originally produced as a motion picture in 1968

Adaptation of "Babette's feast" by Isak Dinesen

Special features: audio commentary from 2005 featuring film scholar Adrian Martin; portrait: Orson Welles, a 1968, documentary directed by François Reichenbach and Frédéric Rossif; new interview with actor Norman Eshley; itnerview from 2004 with cinematographer Willy Kurant; new interview with Welles scholar François Thomas; essay by film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum

Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Roger Coggio, Norman Eshley

A wealthy merchant in nineteenth century Macao becomes obsessed with bringing to life an oft-related anecdote about a rich man who gives a poor sailor a small sum of money to impregnate his wife

Blu-ray, region A; widescreen (aspect ratio: 1.66:1); monaural

English or French dialogue with optional English subtitles

Related Searches:
Dinesen, Isak, -- 1885-1962 -- Filmadaptations
Merchants -- Drama. -- Portugal -- Mação (Concelho)
Rich people -- Drama. -- Portugal -- Mação (Concelho)
Heirs -- Drama. -- Portugal -- Mação (Concelho)
Drama films.
Made-for-TV movies.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

Additional Credits:
Welles, Orson, 1915-1985, screenwriter, film director, actor
Moreau, Jeanne, 1928- actor
Coggio, Roger, 1934-2001, actor
Eshley, Norman, actor
Dinesen, Isak, 1885-1962.
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