Breaking the waves

Blu-ray
Published 2014
Item Details
Summary:

A quiet woman in Northern Scotland marries an oil rig worker, who becomes paralyzed in an accident. Since he can no longer engage in sex, he encourages his wife to take lovers, which she does because she believes that it is what God wants her to do.

Edition:
Director-approved dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Criterion Collection, [2014]
©1996
Description:
1 videodisc (159 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches.
polychrome
digital
optical
surround
DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
DTS-HD Digital surround 5.1
wide screen
HDTV
video file
Blu-ray video
region A
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: 18A.
Other Title:
Breaking the waves (Motion picture) [Blu-ray].
Notes:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Accompanied by booklet inserted in DVD container.
Special features: selected scene audio commentary; new interview with filmmaker and critic Stig Bjr̲kman; new interviews with actors Emily Watson and Stellan Skarsgr̄d; interview from 2004 with actor Adrian Rawlins; excerpts from Watson's audition tape, with commentary by von Trier; deleted and extended scenes, with commentary by von Trier; deleted scene featuring the late actor Katrin Cartlidge; Cannes Film Festival promotional clip; trailer.
Director of photography, Robby Muller ; editor, Anders Refn ; music arranger and orchestrator, Joachim Holbek.
Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgard, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr, Adrian Rawlins, Jonathan Hackett, Sandra Voe, Udo Kier.
Blu-ray disc (requires Blu-ray player for playback) ; anamorphic wide screen format (1.85:1 aspect ratio) ; DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1, DTS-HD Digital surround 5.1.
For private home use only.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
CC2320BDDVD
CC2320BDDVD-1
UPC:
715515114714
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