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Title Du skal ære din hustru [videorecording] = Master of the house / Janus Films ; Palladium ; instruktion, Carl Th. Dreyer ; manuskript, Carl Th. Dryer, Svend Rindom.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    MAS    DUE 02-07-20
Edition Dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (107 min.) : silent, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (20 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 16 cm)
Blu-ray two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
DVD two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
Blu-ray video v rdamedia
DVD video v rdamedia
Blu-ray videodisc vd rdacarrier
DVD videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium Blu-ray Blu-ray 4 3/4 in.
DVD DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Description Blu-ray digital optical silent Dolby Digital 2.0 rda
DVD digital optical silent LPCM 2.0 rda
Blu-ray laser optical NTSC rda
DVD laser optical NTSC rda
Blu-ray video file Blu-Ray region A rda
DVD video file DVD video region 1 rda
Series The Criterion collection ; 706
Criterion collection (Blu-ray discs) ; 706.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 706.
System Details Blu-ray: NTSC, region A, fullscreen (1.33:1); Dolby Digital; requires Blu-ray player.
DVD: NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital; 1.33:1 aspect ratio.
Language Silent film with English intertitles and added musical score.
Cast Johannes Meyer, Astrid Holm, Karin Nellemose, Clara Schønfeld, Mathilde Nielsen, Johannes Nielsen, Petrine Sonne.
Credits Photography, George Schnéevoigt ; art director, Carl Th. Dreyer ; editor, Carl Th. Dreyer ; music, Gillian B. Anderson ; pianist, Sara Davis Buechner.
Note Based on Svend Ridom's play "Tyrannens fald."
Originally released as a Danish silent motion picture in 1925.
Summary A housewife who, with the help of a wily nanny, turns the tables on her tyrannical husband.
Note Special features: New 2K digital restoration, with a reconstructed score by composer Gillian B. Anderson, performed by pianist Sara Davis Buechner and presented in uncompressed stereo on the Blu-ray; Interview with Casper Tybjerg (Danish film historian); Visual essay by David Bordwell (examines Carl Theodor Dreyer's cinematic techniques). Booklet features essay by film scholar Mark Le Fanu.
Subject Abused women -- Drama.
Husband and wife -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Rindom, Svend, 1884-1960 -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Silent films.
Added Author Dreyer, Carl Theodor, 1889-1968, film director, screenwriter, art director, film editor.
Rindom, Svend, 1884-1960, screenwriter.
Meyer, Johannes, 1884-1972, actor.
Holm, Astrid, 1893-1961, actor.
Nellemose, Karin, 1905-1993, actor.
Schønfeld, Clara, 1856-1939, actor.
Nielsen, Mathilde, 1858-1945, actor.
Nielsen, Johannes, actor.
Sonne, Petrine, 1870-1946, actor.
Schnéevoigt, George, 1893-1961, director of photography.
Anderson, Gillian B., 1943- composer (expression)
Buechner, Sara Davis, 1959- instrumentalist.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Rindom, Svend, 1884-1960. Tyrannens Fald.
Tybjerg, Casper, interviewee (expression)
Bordwell, David, filmmaker.
Le Fanu, Mark, writer of supplementary textual content.
Janus Films, production company.
Palladium Productions, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Master of the house
ISBN 9781604658347
Standard No. 715515114813
Music No. CC2352BDDVD The Criterion Collection (container)
CC2352BDDVD-1 The Criterion Collection (Blu-ray disc)
CC2352BDDVD-2 The Criterion Collection (DVD)

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