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Toute la mémoire du monde

A Short film by Alain Resnais

Produced by Films de la Pléiade

Production year : 1956

    Synopsis

    An essay on the potential and the limits of dutifully archived human knowledge, masquerading as a documentary on the organisation of the Bibliothèque nationale de France.

    Participant

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Films de la Pléiade

    French distribution :

    Les Films du Jeudi

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Les Films du Jeudi

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (8)

    Assistant Director :

    André Heinrich

    Director of Photography :

    Ghislain Cloquet

    Narration Writer :

    Rémo Forlani

    Narrator :

    Jacques Dumesnil

    Producer :

    Pierre Braunberger

    Editors :

    Claudine Merlin, Alain Resnais, Anne Sarraute

    Music Composer :

    Maurice Jarre

    Participant :

    Agnès Varda

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1956

    Runtime :

    21 min

    Visa number :

    18415

    Visa issue date :

    31/12/1956

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Director

    Festival Selections (3)

    Curtacinema - 2012

    Curtacinema (Brazil, 2012)

    Selection

    Program dedicated to Alain Resnais

    Cannes International Film Festival - 1957

    Cannes International Film Festival (France, 1957)

    Selection

    Official Competition - Short Films