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Costa-Gavras. France; Algeria. 1969.
- Production Co:
- Reggane Films; O. N. C. I. C.
- France; Algeria
- Criterion Collection, 2009
- 1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Feature.   127 minutes.   color.
sound - Dolby digital monaural.   widescreen
- French with optional English subtitles
- drama; mystery
- Winner of the 1969 Oscars for Film Editing (Françoise Bonnot) and Foreign Language Film; 1969 Bafta Anthony Asquith Award for Music (Mike Theodorakis); and 1969 Best Actor (Jaen-Louis Trintignant) and Jury Prize at Cannes. Based on the novel ‘Z’ by Vassilis Vassilikos. Supplemental features include: audio commentary by film historian Peter Cowie; interview with Costa-Gavras (20 min, in English, 2009); Interview with cinematographer Raoul Coutard (10 min, French with English sub, 2009); 1967 interview excerpt with Vassilis Vassilikos; 1968 interview excerpt with Costa-Gavras, Yves Montand and others; 1969 interview excerpt with Costa-Gavras, Jacques Perrin and Pierre Dux; theatrical trailer. Essay booklet available from the checkout.
- Link to:
- FII catalog | AFI catalog