The joy that kills

The setting is the world of the upper-class Creole society which dominated New Orleans in the 1870s, a world with a strict code of behavior, one of whose strongest tenets required a wife to subordinate her will and her very being to her husband. The story of a young woman whose heart ailment keeps h...

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Corporate Authors: Cypress Films., Mark/Jett Productions., Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other Authors: Luslov, Misha., Rathborne, Tina., Dyer, Nancy., Jett, Sue., Mark, Tony., Conroy, Frances., DeMunn, Jeffrey, 1947-, Horgan, Patrick., Cash, Rosalind., Franz, Elizabeth, 1941-, Richardson, Lee, 1926-1999., Costley, Robert., Masson, Ann M., Tovatt, Patrick, 1940-, Chopin, Kate, 1850-1904.
Language:English
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Summary:The setting is the world of the upper-class Creole society which dominated New Orleans in the 1870s, a world with a strict code of behavior, one of whose strongest tenets required a wife to subordinate her will and her very being to her husband. The story of a young woman whose heart ailment keeps her prisoner in her home, at the insistence of her over-protective husband.
Item Description:This disc is a recorded DVD and may not play on all DVD players or drives.
Based on The story of an hour by Kate Chopin.
Originally produced in 1984.
Physical Description:1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Format:DVD-R.
Production Credits:Original music, Jed Feuer ; art director, Gallier House Museum, Aann M. Masson ; casting, Barbara Shapiro ; editor, Cindy Kaplan ; associate producers, Marion E. Bright, Charles Bennett, Helena M. Consuegra.
Published: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, [2008]

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Call Number: PN1997.D7 J69 2008
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