XenForo Template Breathless (DUAL-FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD EDITION) There was before Breathless, and there was after Breathless. Jean-Luc Godard (Band of Outsiders) burst onto the film scene in 1960 with this jazzy, free-form, and sexy homage to the American film genres that inspired him as a writer for Cahiers du cinéma. With its lack of polish, surplus of attitude, anything-goes crime narrative, and effervescent young stars Jean-Paul Belmondo (Pierrot le fou) and Jean Seberg (Bonjour tristesse), Breathless helped launch the French New Wave and ensured that cinema would never be the same.1960 • 90 minutes • Black & White • Monaural • In French with English subtitles • 1.33:1 aspect ratio DUAL-FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD SPECIAL EDITION FEATURES• Restored high-definition digital transfer, approved by director of photographyRaoul Coutard, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack on the Blu-ray• Archival interviews with director Jean-Luc Godard and actors Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, and Jean-Pierre Melville• Contemporary interviews with Coutard, assistant director Pierre Rissient, and filmmaker D. A. Pennebaker• Two video essays, one on Seberg and one on Breathless as film criticism• Chambre 12, Hôtel de suède, an eighty-minute 1993 documentary about the making of Breathless• Charlotte et son Jules, a 1959 short by Godard starring Belmondo• Trailer • One Blu-ray and two DVDs, with all content available in both formats• PLUS: A booklet featuring an essay by scholar Dudley Andrew, writings by Godard, François Truffaut’s original treatment, and Godard’s scenario TITLE: Breathless (DUAL-FORMAT BLU-RAY AND DVD EDITION) CAT. NO: CC2348BDDVDUPC: 7-15515-11141-6ISBN: 978-1-60465-788-3SRP: $39.95 PREBOOK: 1/28/14STREET: 2/25/14 Thank you for supporting HTF when you preorder using the link below. If you are using an adblocker you will not see link.