|Language and/or Subtitles:||German|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
SummaryFranz 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.
-- Mental health
Insanity (Law) -- Drama.
Adultery -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
|Publisher|| Troy, MI :Anchor Bay Entertainment,2000
|Other Titles|| Woyzeck.
Mattes, Eva, 1954-
Büchner, Georg, 1813-1837. Woyzeck.
Werner Herzog Filmproduktion.
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Klaus Kinski, Eva Mattes, Wolfgang Reichmann, Willy Semmelrogge, Josef Bierbichler, Paul Burian, Volker Prechtl, Dieter Augustin.
Director of photography, Jörg Schmidt-Reitwein ; editor, Beate Mainka-Jellinghaus ; production manager, Walter Saxer.
In German with optional English subtitles.
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.
DVD; Dolby digital; widescreen presentation (1.66:1) enhanced for 16x9 TVs.
Cannes Film Festival, 1979: Best Supporting Actress (Eva Mattes).
1 videodisc (80 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.