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The Resource Breaking the waves, produced by Zentropa Film entertainment ApS in collaboration with Trust Film Svenska AB, Liberator Productions S.A.R.L., Argus Film Produktie, Northern Lights A/S in co-production with La Sept Cinema, Sweden Television Drama, Media Investment Club, Nordic Film & Television Fund, VPRO Television ; written and directed by Lars von Trier ; producers, Vibeke Windelov, Peter Aalbaek Jensen, (videorecording)

Breaking the waves, produced by Zentropa Film entertainment ApS in collaboration with Trust Film Svenska AB, Liberator Productions S.A.R.L., Argus Film Produktie, Northern Lights A/S in co-production with La Sept Cinema, Sweden Television Drama, Media Investment Club, Nordic Film & Television Fund, VPRO Television ; written and directed by Lars von Trier ; producers, Vibeke Windelov, Peter Aalbaek Jensen, (videorecording)

Label
Breaking the waves
Title
Breaking the waves
Statement of responsibility
produced by Zentropa Film entertainment ApS in collaboration with Trust Film Svenska AB, Liberator Productions S.A.R.L., Argus Film Produktie, Northern Lights A/S in co-production with La Sept Cinema, Sweden Television Drama, Media Investment Club, Nordic Film & Television Fund, VPRO Television ; written and directed by Lars von Trier ; producers, Vibeke Windelov, Peter Aalbaek Jensen
Contributor
Actor
Director
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Believing that her prayers to God to bring her husband home from his job on an offshore oil rig caused an accident that left him paralyzed, a pious, young Scottish woman, tragically, submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery
Cataloging source
JBU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Robby Muller ; film editor, Anders Refn ; music arranged and orchestrated by Joachim Holbek
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
PerformerNote
Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgard, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr, Adrian Rawlins, Jonathan Hackett, Sandra Voe, Udo Kier
Runtime
159
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Breaking the waves, produced by Zentropa Film entertainment ApS in collaboration with Trust Film Svenska AB, Liberator Productions S.A.R.L., Argus Film Produktie, Northern Lights A/S in co-production with La Sept Cinema, Sweden Television Drama, Media Investment Club, Nordic Film & Television Fund, VPRO Television ; written and directed by Lars von Trier ; producers, Vibeke Windelov, Peter Aalbaek Jensen, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1996 motion picture released by October Films
  • "Grand Prix, Festival International du Film, Cannes, 1996."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bess gets married -- Life with Jan -- Life alone -- Jan's illness -- Doubt -- Faith -- Bess' sacrifice -- Epilogue: the funeral
Control code
ocm37023501
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (159 min.)
Isbn
9781574924114
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
707729151630
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15163
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
844081
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)
Label
Breaking the waves, produced by Zentropa Film entertainment ApS in collaboration with Trust Film Svenska AB, Liberator Productions S.A.R.L., Argus Film Produktie, Northern Lights A/S in co-production with La Sept Cinema, Sweden Television Drama, Media Investment Club, Nordic Film & Television Fund, VPRO Television ; written and directed by Lars von Trier ; producers, Vibeke Windelov, Peter Aalbaek Jensen, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Videocassette release of the 1996 motion picture released by October Films
  • "Grand Prix, Festival International du Film, Cannes, 1996."
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Bess gets married -- Life with Jan -- Life alone -- Jan's illness -- Doubt -- Faith -- Bess' sacrifice -- Epilogue: the funeral
Control code
ocm37023501
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (159 min.)
Isbn
9781574924114
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
707729151630
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
15163
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videocassette
System control number
844081
System details
VHS
Video recording format
VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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