JACQUES BREL IS ALIVE AND WELL AND LIVING IN PARIS (KL Blu-ray

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Director Denis Heroux

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Format Blu-ray Disc

Music Artist Jacques Brel

Release Year 1975

Language French

Region Code Blu-ray: Region Free

Rating PG

Edition Limited Edition 3,000, Widescreen

Special Features Commentary

Genre Musicals & Broadway

Brand KINO LORBER

DVD Edition Year 2018

Leading Role Elly Stone, Mort Shuman, Joe Masiell, Jacques Brel

Sub-Genre Comedy, Dance, 35 Song Review, music by Jacques Brel

UPC 738329231569

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_JACQUES BREL IS ALIVE AND WELL AND LIVING IN PARIS_
Eschewing conventional narrative, _Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris_ transforms Mort Shuman and Eric Blau's beloved 35-song stage revue into an infectious movie musical that showcases both Brel's astonishing songwriting breadth and the resourceful audacity of 70's filmmaking. Belgian born Brel's richly sensual, uncompromising and lyrical songs provide a simultaneously ecstatic and tragic framework for this flamboyant and moving film. Director Denis Heroux utilizes everything from puppetry to location photography to shepherd Brel's music far beyond the proscenium-bound horizon.
Working from the surreal imagery and concrete emotions with which Brel laced his lyrics, songwriter Mort Shuman (himself co-creator of some of the most memorable hit songs for the Drifters and Elvis Presley) transforms Brel's French _chansons_ into lushly romantic yet unsentimental English language versions. Shuman, Elly Stone, and Joe Masiell give voice to Brel's tangos and boleros in an explosion of settings that are inexhaustibly imaginative and intimate. But the true showstopper offers Brel himself singing his signature, "Ne Me Quitte Pas," in a sequence that ranks as one of the most powerfully understated and sincere musical performances ever put on film.
From the vitriolic anti-war accusations of "Au Suivant" ("Next") to the achingly real "Chanson des Vieux Amours" ("Song of the Old Lovers"), Brel foments protest without preaching, celebrates tragedy without sinking to despair and offers insight without shunning emotion. Kino's presentation of AFT's _Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris_ is proof of this celebrated modern troubadour's timeless relevance and enduring passion.
* Actors: Elly Stone, Mort Shuman, Joe Masiell, Jacques Brel
* Director: Denis Heroux
* Producers: Chaude Heroux, Paul Marshall
* Format: Widescreen
* Language: English
* Region: All Regions
* Number of discs: 1
* Rated PG = Rated Parental Guidance Suggested
* Studio: Kino Classics
* DVD Release Date: June 19, 2018
* Run Time: 97 minutes
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