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Pandora's box [videorecording] / Nero-Film, AG
DVDs DVDs | Distributed by Image Entertainment | c2006 | Full screen version.
Available at Accompanying Booklet (Call number: DVD P pt.1-2 WORLD (GERMAN)) plus 1 more
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Adult DVD-Feature Film DVD P pt.1-2 WORLD (GERMAN) CHECK SHELF

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Imprint
Irvington, NY : Criterion Collection ; Chatsworth, CA : Distributed by Image Entertainment, c2006.
Edition
Full screen version.
Descript
2 videodiscs (ca. 133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (95 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series
The Criterion collection ; 358
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 358
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Note
A silent film with German intertitles, with optional subtitles in English.
Title from container.
Cast
Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, Franz Lederer, Carl Goetz, Krafft-Raschig, Alice Roberts; Daisy d'Ora, Gustav Diessl.
Credits
Screenplay, Ladislaus Vajda ; director, George Wilhelm Pabst ; director of photography, Gunther Krampf ; art directors, Andrej Andrejew, Gottlieb Hesch.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1929.
Adapted from the plays "Erdgeist" and "Die Bueschse der Pandora" by Frank Wedekind.
Audience
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary
Follows the downward spiral of the fiery, brash, yet innocent showgirl Lulu, whose sexual vivacity has a devastating effect on everyone with whom she comes in contact.
Note
Special features: four musical scores, each offering its own interpretation of the film; audio commentary by film scholars Thomas Elsaesser and Mary Ann Doane; "Louise Brooks: looking for Lulu" (1998), a 60-minute documentary by Hugh Munro Neeley; "Lulu in Berlin" (1971), a rare, 48-minute interview with Louise Brooks by vérité documentarian Richard Leacock and Susan Steinberg Woll; New video interviews with Leacock, about Brooks, and Michael Pabstm the director's son; Stills gallery; Book featuring Kenneth Tynan's 1979 essay "The girl in the black helmet," an article by Louise Brooks on her relationship with Pabst, and a new essay by critic J. Hoberman.
Local Note
MW, 12-06
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German title: Büchse der Pandora
ISBN
1934121045
9781934121047
ISBN/ISSN
715515020626
Music #
CC1656D Criterion Collection
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