Video/Film , DVD in English , French , Spanish

The unbearable lightness of being

an Orion Pictures release ; the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Philip Kaufman film ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere & Philip Kaufman ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman.
  • Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2006]
  • Two-disc special ed.
  • 2 videodiscs (ca. 172 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1); widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital stereo., surround, dual-layer.
  • Eisenhower M Level Service Desk - AV
    PN1995.9.S45U534373354 2006 c. 1
    Multiple Items
    Includes
    • disc 1-2 in one container
Credits
  • Director of photography, Sven Nykvist ; editor, Walter Murch ; costume designer, Ann Roth ; production designer, Pierre Guffroy.
Performers
  • Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin, Derek de Lint, Erland Josephson, Pavel Landovsky, Donald Moffat, Danile Olbrych, Stellan Skarsgard.
Subjects
Genre
  • Romance drama.
  • Romance Feature.
  • Erotic Feature.
  • Erotic films.
Summary
  • Set in Czechoslovakia in the 1960's, the story revolves around a young doctor who has a way with women and an aversion to politics. He suddenly finds himself caught up in his country's political turmoil and in a crisis of commitment with the women in his life.
Contents
  • Special features: Widescreen version presented in a "matted" format
  • Commentary by director/screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, co-star Lena Olin and editor Walter Murch
  • "Emotional history: The making of the unbearable lightness of being"
  • Theatrical trailer
  • Language: English Dolby surround stereo ; French Dolby surround stereo
  • Subtitles (feature film only): English, French, Spanish.
Other information
  • Title from container.
  • Based on the novel by Milan Kundera.
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988.
  • Special features: Commentary by director/screenwriter Philip Kaufman, screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, co-star Lena Olin and editor Walter Murch; "Emotional history: the making of 'The unbearable lightness of being'"; theatrical trailer.
  • MPAA rating: R.
  • Language: English with optional dubbed French dialogue track; optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Publisher's number
  • 73404 Warner Home Video
ISBN
  • 1419817140
  • 9781419817144
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 012569734043
  • OCLC: 63168121
  • OCLC: 63168121