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Contempt = Le mépris / Cocinor pré́sente ; un film de Jean-Luc Godard ; produit par Georges de Beauregard et Carlo Ponti pour le Société Rome-Paris Films, Concordia, et Compagnia Cinematografia Champion.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library DVD CON 000128450 Video Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2014?]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Original French credits in narration, subtitled in English.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1963.
Based on the novel Il disprezzo by Alberto Moravia.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Raoul Coutard; editor, Agnès Guillemot; sound, William Sivel; music, Georges Delerue.
Participant or Performer Note:
Brigitte Bardot, Michel Piccoli, Jack Palance, Giorgia Moll, Fritz Lang.
Summary, etc.:
"Legenardy director Jean-Luc Godard's Contempt is a movie within a movie -- on the surface, the film is about a director whose wfie Camille falls out of love with him while he is rewriting an adaptation of Homer's Odyssey for an American producer. But underneath this tragic tale of doomed romance lies Godard's true subject: the commercial film industry, which he shows his contempt for in a directing performance that is slyly subversive, darkly comic and completely original."--Packaging.
System Details Note:
DVD-R, DVD format.
Language Note:
French with English subtitles.
Subject: Homer. Odyssey > Drama.
Odyssey (Homer)
Man-woman relationships > Italy > Capri Island > Drama.
Screenwriters > Italy > Capri Island > Drama.
Motion picture industry > Drama.
Motion pictures > Production and direction > Drama.
Foreign films.
Foreign films.
Man-woman relationships.
Motion picture industry.
Motion pictures > Production and direction.
Italy > Capri Island.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.