Blu-ray Disc Features:
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 35 minutes
- Video: Black & White
- Released: May 7, 2013
- Originally Released: 1964
- Label: Criterion
- Note: Visual glossary of references and quotations found in the film
- Exclusive interviews with cinematographer Raoul Coutard and actor Anna Karina
- Excerpts from the documentary La Nouvelle Vague Par Elle-Même, featuring director Jean-Luc Godard discussing the New Wave and rare behind-the-scenes footage from Band Of Outsiders
- Filmmaker Agnès Varda's 1961 silent short Les Fiancés Du Pont Mac Donald, featuring Godard, Karina, and other members of the Band Of Outsiders cast
- Godard's original trailer and the 2001 U.S. rerelease trailer
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
- Subtitles - English
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Los Angeles Times - 08/17/2001
"...The wonderful thing about BAND OF OUTSIDERS is that the daring elements that jazzed audiences then have the same power to intoxicate all these years later..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 12/07/2001
"...It upends convention and serious intentions at every turn....It celebrates the filmmaking art as something powered by instinct and resourcefulness as much as talent and vision..."
Sight and Sound - 01/01/2002
"...This is Godard at his most playful and ingenious....Wonderfully shot by Raoul Coutard and with an enrapturing score by Michel Legrand..."
Essential Cinema |
New Wave (Film) |
Theatrical Release |
- Released theatrically (in France): August 5, 1964.
- Shot on location in Paris, France.
- The original French title of this film is the inspiration for the name of director Quentin Tarantino's production company.