Diary Of A Chambermaid [1964] [Criterion] (DVD)

Luis Bunuel

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This wicked adaptation of the Octave Mirbeau novel is classic Luis Bunuel. Jeanne Moreau is Celestine, a beautiful Parisian domestic who, upon arrival at her new job at an estate in provincial 1930s France, entrenches herself in sexual hypocrisy and scandal with Bunuel regular Michel Piccoli as her philandering employer. Filmed in luxurious black-and-white Franscope, ~~Diary Of A Chambermaid is a raw-edged tangle of fetishism and murder - and a scathing look at the burgeoning French fascism of the era.

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Product Details

  • Starring: Jeanne Moreau, Jean Ozenne, Daniel Invernel, Georges Geret, Michel Piccoli
  • Format: Black & White, Dolby, DVD, NTSC
  • Language: English
  • Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Rating: Not Rated
  • Label: The Criterion Collection
  • Release Date: 06/05/2001
  • Run Time: 101 minutes
  • Catalogue #: 117

Special Features

  • Video Interview with Screenwriter and Longtime Bunuel Collaborator Jean-Claude Carriere
  • Transcript Of Late-1970s Interview with Director Luis Bunuel
  • Original Theatrical Trailer, Narrated by Jeanne Moreau

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