Video/Film , DVD in German , English

Wings of desire

Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Road Movies, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris ; in association with Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; a film by Wim Wenders ; executive producer, Ingrid Windisch ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; written by Wim Wenders in collaboration with Peter Handke, additional script work by Richard Reitinger ; directed by Wim Wenders.
  • Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by MGM Home Entertainment, ©2003.
  • Special ed.
  • 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, colored with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD ( NTSC region 1); 16:9 widescreen presentation; Dolby 5.1 or stereo surround.
Also known as
Credits
  • Director of photography, Henri Alekan ; editor, Peter Pryzgodda ; music, Jürgen Knieper ; art director, Heidi Lüdi.
Performers
  • Cast: Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois, Peter Falk.
Subjects
Genre
  • Fiction films.
Summary
  • A romantic fantasy about an angel who wishes he were mortal and is willing to fall from the sky if it means a chance to fall in love. Set in modern day Berlin, the film follows angel Damiel's path from heavenly flight to earthly delight in a manner that's comical, touching and entertaining.
Contents
  • Special features: Optional audio commentary with director Wim Wenders and actor Peter Falk ; 'Angels among us' documentary ; interactive map ; deleted scenes with director's commentary ; original advertising and artwork ; original theatrical trailers (German and U.S.).
Other information
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.
  • MPAA rating: PG-13.
  • Language: In German and English ; optional English, French or Spanish language subtitles ; English closed-captions.
  • Awards: Best director-Cannes Film Festival, 1987.
Publisher's number
  • 1004704 MGM Home Entertainment
ISBN
  • 0792856163
  • 9780792856160
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 027616887450
  • OCLC: 52501770
  • OCLC: 52501770