SummaryTheater group Mabou Mines incorporates puppetry into a reinterpretation of Henrik Ibsen's A doll's house, the play about a seemingly typical Norwegian housewife who becomes disillusioned and dissatisfied with the treatment she receives from her condescending husband.
Marital conflict -- Drama.
Sex role -- Drama.
Sexism -- Drama.
Norway -- Drama.
|Publisher|| New York :Alive Mind,2008
|Other Titles|| Looking for a miracle.
Lancaster, Margaret (Actress)
Shaw, Jane Catherine.
Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907.
Archer, William, 1856-1924.
Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906. Dukkehjem.
Pour Voir Productions.
Mabou Mines (Theater group)
Caligari Films (Firm)
Alive Mind Media.
Maude Mitchell, Mark Povinelli, Kristopher Medina, Ricardo Gil, Janet Girardeau, Margaret Lancaster, Hannah Kritzeck, Keaton Povinelli.
Puppet design, Jane Catherine Shaw ; original music, Eve Beglarian ; piano works, Edvard Grieg ; choreography, Eamonn Farrell, Eric Liberman ; director of photography, Diane Baratier ; editor, Alexandra Strauss.
Filmed stage play.
Based on A doll's house by Henrik Ibsen; adapted by Lee Breuer and Maude Mitchell from the translation by William Archer.
Special feature: Looking for a miracle : reflections on Ibsen's A doll's house (making-of documentary featuring clips of stage rehearsals and extensive interviews with director Lee Breuer and the original cast) (2008) (60 min.).
DVD-R (might not be compatible with all players); NTSC; all regions; widescreen presentation.
1 videodisc (183 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.