The Raven

The Raven

Director: Henri-Georges Clouzot Cast: Pierre Fresnay, Pierre Larquey, Micheline Francey

DVD (Black & White)

Product Details

Release Date: 02/17/2004
UPC: 0037429186022
Original Release: 1943
Rating: NR
Source: Criterion
Presentation: [B&W]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Mono]
Time: 1:31:00

Special Features

New digital transfer, with restored image and sound; Video interview with director Bertrand Tavernier (Coup de Torchon); Excerpts from "The Story of French Cinema by Those Who Made It: Grand Illusions 1939-1942," a 1975 documentary featuring Henri-Georges Clouzot; Theatrical trailer; New and improved English subtitle translation; Optimal image quality: RSDL dual-layer edition; 16-page booklet featuring a new essay by film scholar Alan Williams, author of "Republic of Images: A History of French Filmmaking," and two articles from a 1947 French newspaper that reveal the scandal and controversy behind "the Corbeau affair"

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Pierre Fresnay Dr. Remy Germain
Pierre Larquey Dr. Michel Avorzet
Micheline Francey Laura Avorzet
Ginette Leclerc Denise Saillens
Jean Brochard M. Bonnevi
Noël Roquevert School Director Saillens
Louis Seigner Bertrand
Palau The Postmaster
Helena Manson Marie Corbin
Sylvie Mother of cancerous Francois
Delaitre Preacher
Jeanne Fusier-Gir The Small-Wear Dealer
Bernard Lancret Magistrate
Antoine Balpêtré Dr. Delorme
Pierre Bertin The Sub-Prefect
Roger Blin Francois, the cancer patient

Technical Credits
Henri-Georges Clouzot Director,Screenwriter
André Andrejew Production Designer,Set Decoration/Design
Tony Aubain Score Composer
Marguerite Beauge Editor
Louis Chavance Screenwriter
Nicolas Hayer Cinematographer
Herman Weinberg Editor

Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Logos/Opening Credits [2:02]
2. A Small Town, Here or Elsewhere... [4:36]
3. "Always Squabbling" [2:26]
4. Denise [4:22]
5. The Raven Strikes [3:04]
6. The Post Office [3:52]
7. A Web of Slander and Lies [5:33]
8. Secret Meeting [1:37]
9. Dr. Germain, From Grenoble? [5:58]
10. "You're a Coward" [5:41]
11. Summoned to the Church [2:40]
12. The Suicide and Funeral of Bed #13 [5:36]
13. Mob Rule [2:14]
14. "As Stupid as That" [3:47]
15. Taking Out Insurance [4:04]
16. A Trap [3:28]
17. Dr. Monatte [6:18]
18. Graphology [1:58]
19. Love and Duty [2:25]
20. "So It's You..." [4:43]
21. Ink on the Fingers [5:04]
22. The Tragedy [3:22]
23. "Then It Must Be..." [3:32]
1. An Alliance of Forgetting [3:50]
2. Continental Films [5:13]
3. Censorship [2:50]
4. Clouzot's Direction [2:29]
5. Liberation [7:09]

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