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DVDs DVDs | Criterion Collection | c2009 | Special ed. ; [widescreen version].
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Adult DVD-Feature Film DVD W pt.1-2 WORLD (GERMAN) DUE 07-06-15

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Imprint
[S.l.] : Criterion Collection, c2009.
Edition
Special ed. ; [widescreen version].
Descript
2 videodiscs (127 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (27 p.).
Series
Criterion collection ; 490
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 490.
System Det
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1,stereo.
Note
Primarily in German with some English and French dialogue, with optional English subtitles.
Title from container.
Cast
Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois, Peter Falk.
Credits
Producers, Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; screenplay, Wim Wenders and Peter Handke ; director, Wim Wenders ; director of photography, Henri Alekan ; editor, Peter Pryzgodda ; music, Jürgen Knieper ; art director, Heidi Lüdi.
Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
Audience
Not rated.
Summary
A romantic fantasy about an angel who wishes he were mortal and is willing to fall from the sky if it means a chance to fall in love. Set in modern day Berlin, the film follows angel Damiel's path from heavenly flight to earthly delight in a manner that's comical, touching and entertaining.
Note
Special features: Disc one. New, restored, high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary featuring Wenders and actor Peter Falk; trailers; new and improved English subtitle translation; Disc two. "The angels among us" (2003) documentary; "Wim Wenders Berlin Jan. 87," from an episode of the French television program Cinéma cinémas, including on-set footage; interview with director of photography Henri Alekan; deleted scenes and outtakes; excerpts from the film "Alekan la lumière" (1985) and Ganz and Sander's "Remembrance: film for Curt Bois" (1982); notes and photos by art directors Heidi and Toni Lüdi; booklet featuring an essay by critic Michael Atkinson and writings by Handke and Wenders.
Local Note
MW, 11-09
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Genre
Alt Author
Note
German title: Himmel über Berlin
ISBN
9781604651607
1604651601
ISBN/ISSN
715515046510
Music #
CC1831D Criterion Collection
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