Woyzeck

Language and/or Subtitles: German
English
Format: DVD 2000
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Foreign Film GERMAN DVD WOYZECK
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Foreign Film
 
Call Number  GERMAN DVD WOYZECK
 
 
Summary
Franz Woyzeck is a hapless, hopeless soldier, alone and powerless in society, assaulted from all sides by forces he cannot control. Both physically and psychologically abused and tortured by his commanding officers, doctors and his unfaithful wife, Marie, Woyzeck struggles to hold on to his humanity and his fragile sanity. He is finally driven over the brink into madness and murder.
Additional Information
Subjects Soldiers -- Mental health -- Drama.
Insanity (Law) -- Drama.
Adultery -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Feature films.
Publisher Troy, MI :Anchor Bay Entertainment,2000
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Woyzeck.
Contributors Herzog, Werner, 1942-
Kinski, Klaus.
Mattes, Eva, 1954-
Reichmann, Wolfgang.
Semmelrogge, Willy.
Bierbichler, Josef.
Burian, Paul.
Prechtl, Volker.
Augustin, Dieter.
Büchner, Georg, 1813-1837. Woyzeck.
Werner Herzog Filmproduktion.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Participants/Performers Klaus Kinski, Eva Mattes, Wolfgang Reichmann, Willy Semmelrogge, Josef Bierbichler, Paul Burian, Volker Prechtl, Dieter Augustin.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Jörg Schmidt-Reitwein ; editor, Beate Mainka-Jellinghaus ; production manager, Walter Saxer.
Audience Not rated.
Language German
English
In German with optional English subtitles.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1979.
Based on the stage play by Georg Büchner.
Special features: theatrical trailer; talent bios.
System Details DVD; Dolby digital; widescreen presentation (1.66:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs.
Awards Cannes Film Festival, 1979: Best Supporting Actress (Eva Mattes).
Description 1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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