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Title Lunacy [videorecording] / Athanor S.R.O./C-GA Film/Ceska Televize/ Barrandov Studio, A.S. ; Athanor presents a Czech/Slovak production of a film by Jan Svankmajer ; producer, Jaromir Kallista ; written and directed by Jan Svankmajer.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : Zeitgeist Films, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    LUNA LUN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on two Edgar Allen Poe stories and works of the Marquis de Sade.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Special features: "The making of Lunacy;" behind-the-scenes photos and illustrated "treatment" cards; theatrical trailer; print interview with Svankmajer, from GreenCine.
Credits Cinematography, Juraj Galvanek ; artistic directors, Eva Svankmajerova, Jan Svankmajer ; animators, Martin Kublak, Bedrich Glaser ; film editor, Marie Zemanova ; costume designers, Veronika Hruba, Eva Svankmajerova.
Cast Pavel Liska, Jan Triska, Anna Geislerova, Jaroslav Dusek, Martin Huba, Pavel Novy, Stano Danciak.
Summary A young man becomes involved with a decadent marquis and his lavish and kinky lifestyle in 19th century France.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation.
Language Czech dialogue; with optional English subtitles.
Subject Imaginary societies -- Drama.
Insanity (Law) -- France -- Drama.
Sadism -- France -- Drama.
Torture -- France -- Drama.
Black humor
Genre/Form Motion pictures, Czechoslovakian.
Fantasy films
Horror films
Added Author Kallista, Jaromír.
Švankmajer, Jan, 1934-
Liška, Pavel.
Tříska, Jan, 1936-
Geislerová, Aňa, 1976-
Dušek, Jaroslav, 1961-
Huba, Martin, 1943-
Nový, Pavel.
Dančiak, Stano, 1942-
Athanor S.R.O. (Firm)
C-GA Film (Firm)
Barrandov Studio, A.S. (Firm)
Added Title Česká televize.
Standard No. 795975108430
Music No. Z1084 Zeitgeist Films

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