[South Burlington, VT] : Criterion Collection, c2008.
Special ed. ; [widescreen version].
1 videodisc (99 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
The Criterion collection ; 440
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 440.
DVD-9 ; Dolby Digital stereo 2.0.
In English, with optional English (SDH) subtitles.
Erik Steffen Maahs, Gretchen Krich, Sullivan Brown, Andrew Loviska, Kellan Larson.
Producers, Amy Jacobson and Gregg Lachow ; writers, Guy Maddin and George Toles ; director, Guy Maddin ; editor, John Gurdebeke ; director of photography, Benjamin Kasulke ; original score by Jason Staczek.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
This eerie excursion into the Gothic recesses of Maddin's mad, imaginary childhood is a nightmare set in a lighthouse on grim Notch Island, where fictional protagonist Maddin was raised by an ironfisted, puritanical mother.
Special features: narration tracks by Isabella Rossellini, Laurie Anderson, John Ashberry, Crispin Glover, Guy Maddin, Louis Negin, and Eli Wallach ; 97 percent true, a new documentary featuring interviews with the director and his collaborators ; two new short films directed by Maddin exclusively for this release: It's my mother's birthday today, and, Footsteps ; deleted scene ; trailer ; a new essay by film critic Dennis Lim.
97 percent true.
It's my mother's birthday today.
CC1761D Criterion Collection