'Vivre sa vie' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Wed Jan 20, 2010 at 06:00 AM PST by

Jean-Luc Godard's tragic character study will have a high-definition release this April.

The Criterion Collection has announced 'Vivre sa vie' starring Anna Karina is bound for Blu-ray on April 20.

The Blu-ray release will feature 1080p video, a French LPCM mono soundtrack (with English subtitles), and supplements include: Audio commentary featuring film scholar Adrian Martin; Video interview with film scholar Jean Narboni, conducted by historian Noël Simsolo; Television interview from 1962 with actress Anna Karina; Excerpts from a 1961 French television exposé on prostitution; Illustrated essay on La prostitution, the book that served as inspiration for the film; Stills gallery; Director Jean-Luc Godard's original theatrical trailer; and a booklet featuring an essay by critic Michael Atkinson, interviews with Godard, a reprint by critic Jean Collet on the film's soundtrack, and Godard's original scenario.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray has been set at $39.95.

You can find the latest specs for 'Vivre sa vie' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under April 20.

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Vivre sa Vie (Criterion Collection) (Blu-ray)
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