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The Resource World on a wire : Welt am Draht, Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation ; Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; screenplay by Fritz Müller-Scherz, Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; produced by Peter Märthesheimer, Alexander Wesemann, (videorecording)

World on a wire : Welt am Draht, Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation ; Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; screenplay by Fritz Müller-Scherz, Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; produced by Peter Märthesheimer, Alexander Wesemann, (videorecording)

Label
World on a wire : Welt am Draht
Title
World on a wire
Title remainder
Welt am Draht
Statement of responsibility
Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation ; Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; screenplay by Fritz Müller-Scherz, Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; produced by Peter Märthesheimer, Alexander Wesemann
Title variation
Welt am Draht
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
  • ger
Summary
The noir-spiked tale of a reluctant action hero, a cybernetics engineer who uncovers a massive corporate conspiracy substituting simulations for reality
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Marie Anne Gerhardt ; music by Gottfried Hünsberg
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In German, with optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.W67 2012
PerformerNote
Klaus Löwitsch, Mascha Rabben, Karl-Heinz Vosgerau, Adrian Hoven, Ivan Desny, Barbara Valentin
Runtime
212
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
598
Technique
live action
Label
World on a wire : Welt am Draht, Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation ; Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; screenplay by Fritz Müller-Scherz, Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; produced by Peter Märthesheimer, Alexander Wesemann, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel Simulacron-3 by Daniel F. Galouye
  • Originally broadcast on German television in 1973
  • Special features: Fassbinder's "World on a wire": looking ahead to today (a 50 minute documentary by Juliane Lorenz) ; interview with German film scholar Gerd Gemunden ; trailer for the 2010 theatrical release ; booklet featuring an essay by film critic Ed Halter
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([14] p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
sky245842661
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., full screen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (212 min.)
Isbn
9781604655469
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515092111
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC2117DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
i0715515092111
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
World on a wire : Welt am Draht, Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation ; Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; screenplay by Fritz Müller-Scherz, Rainer Werner Fassbinder ; produced by Peter Märthesheimer, Alexander Wesemann, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based on the novel Simulacron-3 by Daniel F. Galouye
  • Originally broadcast on German television in 1973
  • Special features: Fassbinder's "World on a wire": looking ahead to today (a 50 minute documentary by Juliane Lorenz) ; interview with German film scholar Gerd Gemunden ; trailer for the 2010 theatrical release ; booklet featuring an essay by film critic Ed Halter
Accompanying material
1 booklet ([14] p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
sky245842661
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed., full screen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (212 min.)
Isbn
9781604655469
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515092111
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CC2117DDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
i0715515092111
System details
DVD; NTSC; region 1; full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono
Video recording format
DVD

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