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Breathless = À bout de souffle  Cover Image DVD DVD

Breathless = À bout de souffle / Les Films Georges de Beauregard, S.N.C ; Janus Films ; producer, Georges de Beauregard ; written and directed by Jean-Luc Godard.


Jean-Luc Godard's 1960 anything-goes crime narrative about a young thief on the run and his American girlfriend.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781681432359
  • ISBN: 1681432358
  • Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (90 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([30] pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
  • Edition: DVD edition.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1960, "A bout de souffle".
Wide screen.
Special features: interviews; bonus documentary; bonus short.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. À bout de Souffle = Breathless (90 min.) -- Disc 2. Coutard and Rissient (22 min.) -- Pennebaker on Breathless (10 min.) -- Jean Seberg (18 min.) -- Breathless as criticism (11 min.) -- Chambre 12, Hôtel de suède (78 min.) -- Charlotte et son Jules (12 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Jean-Luc Godard, director, writer ; Georges De Beauregard, producer ; based on the original treatment by François Truffaut ; Raoul Coutard, director of photography ; Claude Beausoleil, camera ; Pierre Rissient, assistant director ; Martial Solal, music ; Jacques Maumont, sound ; Cécile Decugis, editor.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jean Seberg, Jean-Paul Belmondo, Daniel Boulanger, Henri-Jacques Huet, Roger Hanin, Van Doude, Liliane David, Michel Fabre, Jean-Pierre Melville, Claude Mansard, Jean-Luc Godard, Richard Balducci.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
French dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: À bout de souffle (Motion picture) > History and criticism.
À bout de souffle (Motion picture)
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Fugitives from justice > Drama.
Crime > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Betrayal > Drama.
Americans > France > Paris > Drama.
Motion pictures > France > History and criticism.
Fugitives from justice.
Man-woman relationships.
Motion pictures.
Paris (France) > Drama.
France > Paris.
Genre: Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Feature films.
Crime films.
Fiction films.
Crime films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Public Library.


  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Homer Public Library DVD BRE (Text) 000142390 Video Available -

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