|Language and/or Subtitles:||German|
|Availability:||Unavailable 0 of 1 copy|
|Series||Criterion collection ; 437.|
Motion pictures, German.
|Publisher|| [United States] :The Criterion Collection,©2008.
|Edition||Special ed., full screen.|
|Other Titles|| Carmilla.
Dreyer, Carl Theodor, 1889-1968.
West, Julian, 1904-1981.
Schmitz, Sybille, 1909-1955.
Mandel, Rena, 1901-1987.
Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873. Carmilla.
Julian West, Henriette Gérard, Jan Hieronimko, Sybille Schmitz, Maurice Schutz, Rena Mandel.
Photography, Rudolph Maté ; music, Wolfgang Zeller.
In German with optional English subtitles.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
Based on the book by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu.
Special features include: disc one: the film, The original German version in a new high-definition digital transfer from the 1998 restoration by Martin Koerber and the Cineteca di Bologna; newly credited alternate version with English text; audio commentary featuring film scholar Tony Rayns; new and improved English subtitle translation. Disc two: Carl Th. Dreyer (1966), a documentary by Jørgen Roos chronicling Dreyer's career; visual essay by scholar Casper Tybjerg on Dreyer's influences in creating Vampyr; radio broadcast from 1958 of Dreyer reading an essay about filmmaking. A booklet featuring new essays by Mark Le Fanu and Kim Newman, Koerber on the restoration, and a 1964 interview with producer and star Nicolas de Gunzburg, as well as a book featuring Dreyer and Christen Jul's original screenplay and Sheridan Le Fanu 1872 story "Carmilla," a source for the film.
DVD; Dolby digital mono; 1.19:1 aspect ratio.
2 videodiscs (73 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (42 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm) + 1 screenplay (214 pages ; 18 cm)