Breaking the waves

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Director-approved, DVD special edition.
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2 DVD videodiscs (159 min. : sound, color ;) 4 3/4 in.  
DVD Drama
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Director-approved, DVD special edition.


General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
General Note
Special features: selected scene audio commentary; new interview with filmmaker and critic Stig Bjorkman; new interviews with actors Emily Watson and Stellan Skarsgard; 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.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Robby M�uller ; 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.
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.
System Details
Blu-ray, region A, widescreen, 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio; requires Blu-ray player.
System Details
DVD: NTSC, region 1, 2.35:1 aspect ratio, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Trier, L. v., Windelv, V., Jensen, P. A., Watson, E., Skarsgard, S., Cartlidge, K., Muller, R., Refn, A., & Holbek, J. Breaking the waves (Director-approved, DVD special edition.).

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lars von Trier et al.. Breaking the Waves. .

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lars von Trier et al.. Breaking the Waves .

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Trier, Lars von, et al. Breaking the Waves Director-approved, DVD special edition.,

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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