Far from heaven [videorecording] / Focus Features and Vulcan Productions present a Killer Films/John Wells/Section Eight production, a film by Todd Haynes
DVDs | Universal Studios | 2003 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD F DRAMA)
[Universal City, Calif.] : Universal Studios, 2003.
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby digital surround.
Includes English and French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish.
Julianne Moore, Dennis Quaid, Dennis Haysbert, Patricia Clarkson, Viola Davis, James Rebhorn.
Director of photography, Edward Lachman ; editor, James Lyons ; producers, Jody Patton, Christine Vachon ; writer/director, Todd Haynes.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2002.
MPAA rating: PG-13; mature thematic elements, sexual content, brief violence and language.
Cathy is the perfect 50s housewife, living the perfect 50s life until one night when she surprises her husband Frank having sex with another man. In her confusion and grief, she finds consolation in the friendship of their African-American gardener, Raymond--a socially taboo relationship that leads to the further disintegration of life as she knew it.
Special features: Anatomy of a scene ; making-of featurette ; directors commentary with Todd Haynes ; "The filmmaker's experience: questions and answers with Todd Haynes & Julianne Moore" ; production notes ; cast and filmmakers bios ; theatrical trailer.