François Truffaut’s classic – LES QUATRE CENTS COUPS – re-issued on DVD and Blu-Ray

400 blowsLES QUATRE CENTS COUPS/400 BLOWS (PG) 1959 FRANCE TRUFFAUT, FRANCOIS DVD – £15.99 BLU RAY – £19.99
Francois Truffaut’s semi-autobiographical first feature stars Jean-Pierre Léaud as Antoine Doinel, an unruly young Parisian whose unhappiness leads him into trouble. Frequently running away from school and home, Antoine spends much of his time playing with his friends on the streets of the city; but events take a more serious turn when the theft of a typewriter lands him in trouble with the police.

In French with English subtitles

SPECIAL FEATURES
Presentation of the film by critic Serge Toubiana

Screen tests

Commentary by Robert Lachenay

Original Theatrical Trailer

LINK TO TEACHING NOTES TO THE FILM 

400 blows FILM GUIDE Blows

400 BLOWS FRENCH FILM GUIDE 400 coups

FILM GUIDE IN FRENCH WRITTEN BY ALICE MENNESSON

FRENCH CNC GUIDE TO LES 400 COUPS

DVD available to buy at – http://www.worldonlinecinema.com/Home/french-dvds

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