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The Resource Read my lips, Jean-Louis Livi & Philippe Carcassonne préntant une coproduction Sédif Productions, Canal+, Centre National de la Cineématographie (CNC), Ciné B, France 2 Cinéma, Pathé Image Production, un film de Jacques Audiard ; producer, Jean-Louis Livi ; screenplay writers, Jacques Audiard, Tonino Benacquista ; director, Jacques Audiard, (DVD)

Read my lips, Jean-Louis Livi & Philippe Carcassonne préntant une coproduction Sédif Productions, Canal+, Centre National de la Cineématographie (CNC), Ciné B, France 2 Cinéma, Pathé Image Production, un film de Jacques Audiard ; producer, Jean-Louis Livi ; screenplay writers, Jacques Audiard, Tonino Benacquista ; director, Jacques Audiard, (DVD)

Label
Read my lips
Title
Read my lips
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Louis Livi & Philippe Carcassonne préntant une coproduction Sédif Productions, Canal+, Centre National de la Cineématographie (CNC), Ciné B, France 2 Cinéma, Pathé Image Production, un film de Jacques Audiard ; producer, Jean-Louis Livi ; screenplay writers, Jacques Audiard, Tonino Benacquista ; director, Jacques Audiard
Title variation
  • Sur mes lèvres
  • On my lips
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Editor
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • fre
Summary
Carla works in a real estate office and has a hearing problem. Carla makes the acquaintance of Paul, a small-time criminal who has just been released from prison on parole. Before long, it becomes obvious that Paul is having an influence on Carla's normally stable nature. Carla and Paul's actions go from malicious to seriously criminal when Paul hatches a scheme to rob a nightclub owner to whom he owes money -- a scheme that involves Carla's keen skill as a lip reader
Awards note
César Awards, France, 2002: César - Best Actress (Meilleure actrice) (Emmanuelle Devos); Best Sound (Meilleur son) (Cyril Holtz, Pascal Villard); Best Writing - Original or Adaptation (Meilleur scénario, original ou adaptation) (Jacques Audiard, Tonino Benacquista).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Matthieu Vadepied ; editor, Juliette Welfling ; original music, Alexandre Desplat
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R; for language, violence and some sexual content
Language note
French dialogue, English subtitles; Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S39
PerformerNote
Vincent Cassel, Emmanuelle Devos, Olivier Gourmet, Olivia Bonamy, Olivier Perrier, Bernard Alane
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1974-
  • 1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Livi, Jean-Louis
  • Carcassonne, Philippe
  • Audiard, Jacques
  • Benacquista, Tonino
  • Cassel, Vincent
  • Devos, Emmanuelle
  • Gourmet, Olivier
  • Bonamy, Olivia
  • Perrier, Olivier
  • Alane, Bernard
  • Vadepied, Matthieu
  • Welfling, Juliette
  • Desplat, Alexandre
  • S.E.D.I.F
  • Centre national de la cinématographie (France)
  • Ciné B (Firm)
  • Pathé Image (Firm)
  • France 2 cinéma (Firm)
  • Studio Canal+
  • Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
119
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lipreading
  • Hearing impaired
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Read my lips, Jean-Louis Livi & Philippe Carcassonne préntant une coproduction Sédif Productions, Canal+, Centre National de la Cineématographie (CNC), Ciné B, France 2 Cinéma, Pathé Image Production, un film de Jacques Audiard ; producer, Jean-Louis Livi ; screenplay writers, Jacques Audiard, Tonino Benacquista ; director, Jacques Audiard, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Widescreen; digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen -- Language: French -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9781404934474
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396012004
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01200
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52362406
  • (OCoLC)52362406
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Read my lips, Jean-Louis Livi & Philippe Carcassonne préntant une coproduction Sédif Productions, Canal+, Centre National de la Cineématographie (CNC), Ciné B, France 2 Cinéma, Pathé Image Production, un film de Jacques Audiard ; producer, Jean-Louis Livi ; screenplay writers, Jacques Audiard, Tonino Benacquista ; director, Jacques Audiard, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Widescreen; digitally mastered audio & anamorphic video
  • Special features: theatrical trailer
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Contents
Special features: Anamorphic widescreen -- Language: French -- Subtitles: English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (119 min.)
Isbn
9781404934474
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396012004
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01200
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52362406
  • (OCoLC)52362406
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital, Region 1 encoding
Video recording format
DVD

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