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Title Vampyr [videorecording] / [Carl Theodor Dreyer-Filmproduktion, Tobis Filmkunst] ; screenplay, Christen Jul and Carl Theodor Dreyer ; director, Carl Theodore Dreyer ; producers, Nicolas De Gunzberg and Carl Theodore Dreyer.

Imprint Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    G VAM    Available
Description 1 videodisc (72 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on a story from In a glass darkly, by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1932.
With: With: Ladislas Starevitch's short (26 min.) partially animated film, The mascot, originally produced by Gelma Film, Paris, 1934, under the title Fétiche, or Fétiche-mascotte. This version dubbed in English.
Credits Cinematography, Rudolph Maté ; music, Wolfgang Zeller.
Cast Julian West, Henriette Gérard, Jan Hieronimko, Sybille Schmitz, Maurice Schutz, Rena Mandel.
Summary A subtle, disturbing version of the vampire legend. A young man attempts to find and kill a vampire that has assumed the form of an old woman.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital mono; 1.33:1 aspect ratio.
Language In German with English subtitles.
Genre/Form Vampire films
Film adaptations
Motion pictures, German.
Added Author Dreyer, Carl Theodor, 1889-1968
West, Julian
Gérard, Henriette
Hieronimko, Jan.
Schmitz, Sybille, 1909-1955
Schutz, Maurice
Mandel, Rena, 1901-1987
Jul, Christen
Zeller, Wolfgang, 1893-1967 Composer.
Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873. In a glass darkly.
Carl Theodor Dreyer-Filmproduktion.
Tobis Filmkunst.
Image Entertainment (Firm)
Cover Title Carl Theodor Dreyer's Vampyr
Added Title Vampyr (Motion picture)
Standard No. 014381430820
Music No. ID4308DSDVD Image Entertainment

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