[United States] : Janus Films : Criterion Collection, 
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Criterion collection ; 276
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 276.
DVD, Dolby Digital mono.
Title from container.
Nora Swinburne, Esmond Knight, Adrienne Corri.
Director, Jean Renoir ; cinematographer, Claude Renoir.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1951.
Adapted from the novel by Rumer Godden.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
The film eloquently contrasts the growing pains of three young women with the immutability of the holy Bengal River in India, around which their daily lives unfold.
Special features: introduction to the film by Jean Renoir ; video interview with Martin Scorsese ; 2000 audio interview with producer Ken McEldowney ; 1995 'Rumer Godden: An Indian Afffair' BBC documentary ; essays by film scholars Ian Christie and Alexander Sesonske ; stills gallery ; original theatrical trailer.
MW, 7-05; 8-06(add)
River (Motion picture : 1951)
RIV060 Janus Films