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[New York] : The Criterion Collection, 2011.
Physical Desc
2 Blu-ray discs (339 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
0715515086912, 9781604654837, 160465483X


General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Based on an original idea by Daniel Leconte.
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Originally aired in 2010 as a television mini-series.
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Special features: interviews with director Olivier Assayas, actor Edgar Ramirez, and Lenoir ; selected-scene commentary featuring Lenoir ; 'Carlos: terrorist without borders': an hour-long documentary on the career of Carlos ; archival interview with Carlos associate Hans-Joachim Klein, by Jean-Marcel Bougreau and Daniel Leconte ; 'Maison de France', a feature-length documentary on a Carlos bombing not included in the film ; twenty-minute making-of documentary on the film's OPEC raid scene ; original theatrical trailer ; plus a booklet featuring essays by critics, timeline of Carlos's life and biographies of selected figures portrayed in the film written by Stephen Smith.
Creation/Production Credits
Cinematography, Yorick Le Saux/Denis Lenoir.
Edgar Ramirez, Fadi Abi Samra, Ahmad Kaabour, Christoph Bach.
An epic, intensely detailed account of the life of the infamous international terrorist Ilich Ramr̕ez Sanchez-also known as Carlos the Jackal. One of the twentieth century's most-wanted fugitives, Carlos was committed to violent left-wing activism throughout the seventies and eighties, orchestrating bombings, kidnappings, and hijackings in Europe and the Middle East.
Target Audience
OFRB rating: 14A.
System Details
Blu-ray discs, region A, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; DTS-HD master audio, 5.1 surround, High-definition digital transfer; requires Blu-ray player.
In English, Arabic, German, Spanish, French, Hungarian, Japanese, and Russian with English subtitles; subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

(2011). Carlos (Blu-ray special edition.). The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Daniel Leconte et al.. 2011. Carlos. [New York]: The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Daniel Leconte et al.. Carlos [New York]: The Criterion Collection, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Leconte, Daniel, et al. Carlos Blu-ray special edition., The Criterion Collection, 2011.

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