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The Resource Europa, director, Lars von Trier ; producers, Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Bo Christensen ; screenplay, Lars von Trier & Niels Vørsel, (videorecording DVD)

Europa, director, Lars von Trier ; producers, Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Bo Christensen ; screenplay, Lars von Trier & Niels Vørsel, (videorecording DVD)

Label
Europa
Title
Europa
Statement of responsibility
director, Lars von Trier ; producers, Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Bo Christensen ; screenplay, Lars von Trier & Niels Vørsel
Title variation
Zentropa
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Narrator
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Leo Kessler, an American of German descent, visits Germany in 1945. He works as a night conductor on the Zentropa Railway Line, owned by a Nazi sympathizer. Leo attempts to remain neutral to the ongoing purging of loyalists by the Allied forces, but he falls in love with the railway magnate's daughter
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Europa (Motion picture : 1991)
Credits note
Janus Films ; a Danish-French-German-Swedish coproduction ; produced by Gunnar Obel & Nordisk Film & TV A/S, Gerard Mital Productions, PCC, WMG, The Swedish Film Institute ; directors of photography, Henning Bendtsen, Jean-Paul Meurisse, Edward Klosinsky ; composer, Joakim Holbek; editor, Herve Schneid
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH); includes German dialog with optional English subtitles
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • PN1997.A2
LC item number
  • .E97 2008
  • C75 v.454
PerformerNote
Jean-Marc Barr, Udo Kier, Barbara Sukowa, Ernst-Hugo Järegård, Erik Mørk, Jørgen Reenberg, Henning Jensen, Eddie Constantine; narrator, Max Von Sydow
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1956-
  • 1956-
  • 1937-
  • 1960-
  • 1950-
  • 1928-1998
  • 1927-
  • 1934-
  • 1917-1993
  • 1929-
  • 1925-2011
  • 1943-2008
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Trier, Lars von
  • Vørsel, Niels
  • Jensen, Peter Aalbæk
  • Christensen, Bo
  • Barr, Jean-Marc
  • Sukowa, Barbara
  • Kier, Udo
  • Järegård, Ernst-Hugo
  • Mørk, Erik
  • Reenberg, Jørgen
  • Jensen, Henning
  • Constantine, Eddie
  • Sydow, Max von
  • Bendtsen, Henning
  • Meurisse, Jean-Paul
  • Kłosiński, Edward
  • Holbek, Joachim
  • Schneid, Hervé
  • Nordic Film/TV Association
  • Janus Films
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
107
Series statement
The Criterion collection
Series volume
454
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Denazification
  • Germany
Technique
live action
Label
Europa, director, Lars von Trier ; producers, Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Bo Christensen ; screenplay, Lars von Trier & Niels Vørsel, (videorecording DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Restored high-definition digital transfer
  • Special features: Danish audio commentary with director Lars von Trier and producer Peter Aalbaek Jensen; documentary Making of Europa (1991); original theatrical trailer; Trier's element, a documentary featuring an interview with von Trier as well as footage from Europa's set and its Cannes premiere and press conference; Anecdotes from Europa, a short documentary featuring interviews with film historian Peter Schepelern, actor Jean-Marc Baar, Aalbaek Jensen, assistant director Tomas Gislason, co-writer Niels Vorsel, and prop master Peter Grant; additional interviews; booklet with essay by critic Howard Hampton
Accompanying material
1 booklet (11 pages : 18 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition double-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781604651027
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515034029
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CC1784D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2665219
  • (OCoLC)270775496
  • (OCoLC)ocn270775496
  • 2665219
System details
DVD video format, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1), Dolby Digital 2.1 audio
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Europa, director, Lars von Trier ; producers, Peter Aalbæk Jensen, Bo Christensen ; screenplay, Lars von Trier & Niels Vørsel, (videorecording DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991
  • Restored high-definition digital transfer
  • Special features: Danish audio commentary with director Lars von Trier and producer Peter Aalbaek Jensen; documentary Making of Europa (1991); original theatrical trailer; Trier's element, a documentary featuring an interview with von Trier as well as footage from Europa's set and its Cannes premiere and press conference; Anecdotes from Europa, a short documentary featuring interviews with film historian Peter Schepelern, actor Jean-Marc Baar, Aalbaek Jensen, assistant director Tomas Gislason, co-writer Niels Vorsel, and prop master Peter Grant; additional interviews; booklet with essay by critic Howard Hampton
Accompanying material
1 booklet (11 pages : 18 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special edition double-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (107 min.)
Isbn
9781604651027
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515034029
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CC1784D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 2665219
  • (OCoLC)270775496
  • (OCoLC)ocn270775496
  • 2665219
System details
DVD video format, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1), Dolby Digital 2.1 audio
Video recording format
DVD

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