Item Details

Chats Perchés =: The Case of the Grinning Cat

a film by Chris Marker ; Les Films du Jeudi in association with ARTE France ; produced by Laurence Braunberger ; directed by Chris Marker ; written by Chris Marker
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
In November 2001, Chris Marker became intrigued by the sudden appearance of grinning yellow cat paintings on Paris buildings and began to document them, as well as other incidents and protests in the city of Paris while he filmed. The creator is eventually revealed to be an art collective known as Mr. Chat.
Director
Chris Marker
Performers
Voice, Gérard Rinaldi ; Bertrand Cantant (archive footage, as himself), Patrick Poivre d'Arvor (archive footage, as himself), Dieudonné (archive footage, as himself), Léon Schwartzenberg (archive footage, as himself), Frédéric Taddeï (archive footage, as himself), Marina Vlady (archive footage, as herself).
Release Date
2004
Run Time
58 min.
Language
English narration with French intertitles, and French dialogue with English subtitles
Notes
  • Originally produced for French television in 2004.
  • CLEMONS copy lacks trifold leaflet.
  • "Plus 7 bonus films! A Bestiary (Five short films on animals): Cat listening to music (3 minutes), An owl is an owl is an owl (3'), Zoo piece (3'), Bullfight in Okinawa (4'), Slon Tango (4'); Three cheers for the whale (1972, 17'), co-directed with Mario Ruspoli, ...; Leila attacks (2006, 1'), ..."--Container.
Variant Title
Case of the grinning cat
Title on container: Chris Marker's The case of the grinning cat
Related Title
Container of (work): Cat listening to music.
Container of (work): Owl is an owl is an owl.
Container of (work): Zoo piece.
Container of (work): Bullfight in Okinawa.
Container of (work): Slon Tango.
Container of (work): Three cheers for the whale.
Container of (work): Leila attacks.
Local Notes
Public performance rights secured. PPR are authorized for the DVD only as long as the exhibition is for educational purposes and no admission fee is charged.
Credits
Director, screenwriter, director of photography and editor, Chris Marker ; music, Michel Krasna.
Published
New York, N.Y. : First Run/Icarus Films, [2008?]
Description
1 videodisc (58 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 trifold leaflet (6 unnumbered pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm)
DVD format; NTSC, region 1.
Technical Details
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