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The Resource Wings of desire., Argos Films ; Road Movies Filmproduktion ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; screenplay by Wim Wenders and Peter Handke ; directed by Wim Wenders

Wings of desire., Argos Films ; Road Movies Filmproduktion ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; screenplay by Wim Wenders and Peter Handke ; directed by Wim Wenders

Label
Wings of desire.
Title
Wings of desire.
Statement of responsibility
Argos Films ; Road Movies Filmproduktion ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; screenplay by Wim Wenders and Peter Handke ; directed by Wim Wenders
Title variation
  • Sky above Berlin
  • Sky over Berlin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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 post-war Berlin, the film follows angel Damiel's path from heavenly flight to earthly delight in a manner that's comical, touching and entertaining
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival, Best Director, 1987.
Cataloging source
NOG
Characteristic
videorecording
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Himmel über Berlin (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Henri Alekan ; editor, Peter Pryzgodda ; music, Jürgen Knieper ; production designer, Heidi Lüdi
Language note
In German or English with English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois, Peter Falk
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1998
  • 1927-2011
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  • Wenders, Wim
  • Dauman, Anatole
  • Handke, Peter
  • Ganz, Bruno
  • Falk, Peter
  • Argos Films
  • Road Movies Filmproduktion
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
122
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  • Angels
  • Feature films
  • Motion pictures, German
  • Foreign films
Technique
live action
Label
Wings of desire., Argos Films ; Road Movies Filmproduktion ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; screenplay by Wim Wenders and Peter Handke ; directed by Wim Wenders
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Blu-ray Disc
  • Title from container and disc
  • Enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs (aspect ratio 1.66:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Wim Wenders and actor Peter Falk ; 'Angels among us' documentary ; deleted scenes with director's commentary ; original advertising and artwork ; Wim Wenders Berlin Jan. 87 ; an episode of the French television program Cinéma cinémas, including on-set footage ; Interview with director of photography Henri Alekan ; Deleted scenes and outtakes ; Excerpts from the films Alekan la lumière (1985) and Remembrance: Film for Curt Bois (1982) ; Notes and photos by art directors Heidi Lüdi and Toni Lüdi; original theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1207645
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
715515046411
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CC1832BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1207645
  • (OCoLC)467921428
System details
  • DVD; Dolby digital stereo surround
  • This is a Blu-ray disc and will not play in a standard DVD player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
Wings of desire., Argos Films ; Road Movies Filmproduktion ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; screenplay by Wim Wenders and Peter Handke ; directed by Wim Wenders
Publication
Note
  • Blu-ray Disc
  • Title from container and disc
  • Enhanced for 16:9 widescreen TVs (aspect ratio 1.66:1)
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1987
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Wim Wenders and actor Peter Falk ; 'Angels among us' documentary ; deleted scenes with director's commentary ; original advertising and artwork ; Wim Wenders Berlin Jan. 87 ; an episode of the French television program Cinéma cinémas, including on-set footage ; Interview with director of photography Henri Alekan ; Deleted scenes and outtakes ; Excerpts from the films Alekan la lumière (1985) and Remembrance: Film for Curt Bois (1982) ; Notes and photos by art directors Heidi Lüdi and Toni Lüdi; original theatrical trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1207645
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
1/2 in.
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videotape
Other control number
715515046411
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Publisher number
CC1832BD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1207645
  • (OCoLC)467921428
System details
  • DVD; Dolby digital stereo surround
  • This is a Blu-ray disc and will not play in a standard DVD player
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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