The Resource Breaking the waves, October Films ; directed by Lars von Trier, (videorecording DVD)

Breaking the waves, October Films ; directed by Lars von Trier, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Breaking the waves
Title
Breaking the waves
Statement of responsibility
October Films ; directed by Lars von Trier
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film distributor
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Bess, a pious, young Scottish woman, prays to God to send her husband, Jan, home from his job on an offshore oil rig. When an accident sends him home paralyzed, she's filled with guilt and submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery
Member of
Cataloging source
LWRCv
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
DVD FIC
Intended audience
  • Must be 18 YEARS OR OLDER to borrow this item
  • OFRB rating: Restricted
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgard, Katrin Cartildge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trier, Lars von
  • Skarsgård, Stellan
  • Watson, Emily
  • Cartlidge, Katrin
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
159
Series statement
  • Cinema collection Vaughan Public Libraries
  • Criterion collection
Series volume
705
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spouses
  • Sex
  • Adultery
  • Scotland
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Breaking the waves, October Films ; directed by Lars von Trier, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Information from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (159 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital, sound, colour
Ownership
*
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD
  • Widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Breaking the waves, October Films ; directed by Lars von Trier, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
Information from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (159 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
digital, sound, colour
Ownership
*
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
  • DVD
  • Widescreen
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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