Rent A Song of Love (aka Un Chant d'amour) Online DVD & Blu-ray Rental

Rent A Song of Love (1950)

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25 minutes
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Synopsis:
Jean Genet wrote and directed his only film, Un Chant d'amour, in 1950. Set in a French prison, this remarkable silent, poetic, and intensely physical vision of homosexual desire reveals the recurrent themes that unite Genet's work. The subject of ceaseless controversy and international censorship, Un Chant d'amour was unseen for many years yet has influenced a generation of filmmakers, becoming a cause celebre of gay rights and freedom of expression, as well as being recognised as a masterpiece of underground cinema in its own right.
Actors:
Java, Coco Le Martiniquais, Lucien Sénémaud
Directors:
Producers:
Nikos Papatakis
Writers:
Jean Genet
Aka:
Un Chant d'amour
Studio:
BFI Video
Genres:
Classics, Drama, Lesbian & Gay, Romance
Countries:
France, Classics, Drama, Lesbian & Gay, Romance
BBFC:
Release Date:
02/06/2003
Run Time:
25 minutes
Bonus:
  • Commentary by writer Jane Giles and filmmaker Richard Kwietniowski
  • On-Screen Biographies of Genet and Fisher Turner

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