Breaking the waves. [blu-ray]
(Blu-ray / DVD Combo) 

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[New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2014].
Director-approved, dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition.
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1 videodisc : Blu-ray, sound, color ; 12 cm + 2 DVD videodiscs (159 min., sound, color ; 12 cm) + 1 booklet (31 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 17 cm). 
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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 Bj�orkman; new interviews with actors Emily Watson and Stellan Skarsg�ard; 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 Mu�I{u0088}ller ; 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.; 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)

Cartlidge, K., Skarsg�ard, S., Trier, L. v., Watson, E., Jensen, P. A., & Windel�v, V. (2014). Breaking the waves. [blu-ray] (Director-approved, dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition.). The Criterion Collection.

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

Katrin, Cartlidge et al.. 2014. Breaking the Waves. [blu-ray]. [New York]: The Criterion Collection.

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

Katrin, Cartlidge et al.. Breaking the Waves. [blu-ray] [New York]: The Criterion Collection, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Cartlidge, Katrin,, et al. Breaking the Waves. [blu-ray] Director-approved, dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition., The Criterion Collection, 2014.

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