Video/Film , DVD in English

Killer of sheep : the Charles Burnett collection

Milestone Film and Steven Soderbergh present.
  • [Harrington Park, N.J.] : Milestone Film & Video ; [New York] : distributed by New Yorker Video, [2007]
  • Special ed.
  • 2 videodiscs (164 min.) : sound, b&w and color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); full screen.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1997.K54 2007 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2 in one container
Subjects
Series
Summary
  • Killer of Sheep: Stan, a slaughterhouse worker beset by frustrations on the job and at home, finds solace in moments of simple beauty. My Brother's Wedding: a young man working at his parents' store tries to find himself. Bonus features are included.
Contents
  • disc 1. Killer of sheep
  • Disc 2. My brother's wedding.
Other information
  • Title from container.
  • Release date: Nov. 13, 2007.
  • Killer of sheep originally produced in 1977.
  • My brother's wedding originally produced in 1983.
  • Disc 1 bonus features include Charles Burnett's acclaimed short films, Several friends (1969), The horse (1973), and When it rains (1995).
  • Disc 2 includes the original 1983 version and 2007 director's cut of My brother's wedding and Burnett's newest short film on Hurricane Katrina, Quiet as kept (2007).
  • Container insert (folded leaflet) contains an essay on Killer of sheep by Armond White and notes on the film's preservation by Ross Lipman.
Publisher's number
  • MILE00107 Milestone Film & Video
ISBN
  • 9781933920061
  • 1933920068
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 784148010748
  • OCLC: 173154611
  • OCLC: 173154611