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Title:
The night porter
Author:
Cavani, Liliana, film director, screenwriter.
Publication Information:
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]

[United States] : The Criterion Collection

©2014
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
A concentration camp survivor discovers her former torturer and lover working as a porter at a hotel in postwar Vienna. When the couple attempts to re-create their sadomasochistic relationship, his former SS comrades begin to stalk them. Operatic and disturbing, it deftly examines the lasting social and psychological effects of the Nazi regime.
General Note:
Title from web page.

DVD release of the 1974 motion picture.

Special features: New interview with director Liliana Cavani ; Women of the resistance (50 min. documentary) ; essay by Gaetana Marrone.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
MPAA rating: R.
Geographic Term:
Added Corporate Author:
Added Title:
Women of the resistance.
ISBN:
9781604659290
UPC:
715515132916
Format :
DVD

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A concentration camp survivor discovers her former torturer and lover working as a porter at a hotel in postwar Vienna. When the couple attempts to re-create their sadomasochistic relationship, his former SS comrades begin to stalk them. Operatic and disturbing, it deftly examines the lasting social and psychological effects of the Nazi regime.


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