The Resource Jean Genet's The maids, the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. and Cinevision, Ltee present The American Film Theatre ; a Robert Enders film in association with Cine Films ; produced by Robert Enders ; screenplay by Robert Enders and Christopher Miles ; directed by Christopher Miles, (videorecording)

Jean Genet's The maids, the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. and Cinevision, Ltee present The American Film Theatre ; a Robert Enders film in association with Cine Films ; produced by Robert Enders ; screenplay by Robert Enders and Christopher Miles ; directed by Christopher Miles, (videorecording)

Label
Jean Genet's The maids
Title
Jean Genet's The maids
Statement of responsibility
the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. and Cinevision, Ltee present The American Film Theatre ; a Robert Enders film in association with Cine Films ; produced by Robert Enders ; screenplay by Robert Enders and Christopher Miles ; directed by Christopher Miles
Title variation
Maids
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Two Parisian sisters, Solange and Claire, serve as maids to a cruel socialite, but whenever she leaves, the two act out a bizarre, complex role-playing psychodrama of domination and control that feeds their powerful lust for revenge upon the mistress they serve
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Douglas Slocombe ; editor, Peter Tanner ; music, Laurie Johnson
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.M3537 2003
PerformerNote
Glenda Jackson, Susannah York, Vivien Merchant, Mark Burns
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1936-2007
  • 1913-2016
  • 1914-2002
  • 1927-
  • 1910-1986
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Enders, Robert
  • Miles, Christopher
  • Jackson, Glenda
  • York, Susannah
  • Merchant, Vivien
  • Burns, Mark
  • Slocombe, Douglas
  • Tanner, Peter
  • Johnson, Laurie
  • Genet, Jean
  • American Film Theatre
  • Ely Landau Organization
  • Cinevision (Firm)
  • Cine Films, Inc
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
94
Series statement
American Film Theatre. Collection 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genet, Jean
  • Women household employees
  • Murder
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Jean Genet's The maids, the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. and Cinevision, Ltee present The American Film Theatre ; a Robert Enders film in association with Cine Films ; produced by Robert Enders ; screenplay by Robert Enders and Christopher Miles ; directed by Christopher Miles, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071798/
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Based on the play by Jean Genet
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; "Jean Genet and The maids" an essay by Michael Feingold; AFT cinebill for The maids; stills gallery; an interview with Edie Landau; "Ely Landau: in front of the camera" AFT promotional reel, 1974; American Film Theatre trailer gallery; American Film Theatre scrapbook
Bar code
  • 31223140233066
  • 31223140233082
  • 31223140233058
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329028022
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K280 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51856919
System details
DVD, letterboxed (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Jean Genet's The maids, the Ely Landau Organization, Inc. and Cinevision, Ltee present The American Film Theatre ; a Robert Enders film in association with Cine Films ; produced by Robert Enders ; screenplay by Robert Enders and Christopher Miles ; directed by Christopher Miles, (videorecording)
Link
http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071798/
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1974
  • Based on the play by Jean Genet
  • Special features: theatrical trailer; "Jean Genet and The maids" an essay by Michael Feingold; AFT cinebill for The maids; stills gallery; an interview with Edie Landau; "Ely Landau: in front of the camera" AFT promotional reel, 1974; American Film Theatre trailer gallery; American Film Theatre scrapbook
Bar code
  • 31223140233066
  • 31223140233082
  • 31223140233058
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen ed..
Extent
1 videodisc (94 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329028022
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
K280 DVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)51856919
System details
DVD, letterboxed (1.85:1), enhanced for 16x9 televisions
Video recording format
DVD

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