|a1 videodisc (DVD) (117 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the novel 'Diva' by Daniel Odier, writing as Delacorta.
|aSpecial features: Interview with Jean-Jacques Beineix, theatrical trailer.
|aDirected by Jean-Jacques Beineix.
|aFrederic Andrei, Roland Bertin, Richard Bohringer, Gerard Darmon, Chantal Deruaz, Jacques Fabbri, Patrick Floershein, Thuy An Luu, Jean-Jacques Moreau, Dominique Pinon, Anny Romand and Wilhelmenia Wiggins Fernandez.
|a"Acclaimed French filmmaker Jean-Jacques Beineix (Betty Blue) set the international cinema scene abuzz with his debut feature, an innovative cult thriller about a hapless messenger surviving a farrago of missteps and misadventure over his obsession for a beautiful American opera singer. When young messenger Jules (Frederic Andrei) makes an illegal recording of a famed opera singer's live performance he becomes inveigled in a madcap chase, pursued by a gang of Taiwanese music pirates and mistaken by a team of ruthless assassins. His life is turned upside down as he survives the thrills and spills of the unpredictable and unforgettable Parisian underworld. An ingenious mix of comedy, romance and action Diva is considered one of the most influential thrillers of the last twenty years. As stylish as ever Diva remains a pivotal film that helped launch the Cinema Du Look movement and announced Beineix as a bold new talent in world cinema "--Container.