Re: Moliere's School for Wives

Gary Handman (
Wed, 3 Feb 1999 15:13:12 -0800 (PST)

I believe the Films for the Humanities/Bernard Sobel L'Ecole is the only
video game on the block.

There's a 1947 French film (with subtitles) entitled Le silence est d'or
(Silence is Golden) based on the Moliere play...but Facets doesn't list it,
and it's probably ungettable at this point.

Gary Handman

>I'm searching for a video of Moliere's L'ecole des femmes (School for
>Wives)--preferably in French with English subtitles, but in English would
>be okay.
>I found it in the Films for the Humanities catalog, but in French (no
>The faculty member is interested in either ILL or purchase.
>Any suggestions?
>thanks in advance,
>Barb Bergman
>Barbara J. Bergman Porter Henderson Library
>Media Librarian Angelo State University
>ph: (915) 942-2313 Box 11013, ASU Station
>fax: (915) 942-2198 San Angelo, TX 76909