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Title A master builder [videorecording] / The Ibsen Project/Clinica Estetico presents ; in association with Westward Productions and Scott Griffin ; produced by Rocco Caruso, André Gregory, Wallace Shawn ; screenplay by Wallace Shawn ; directed by Jonathan Demme.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    MAS    Available
Edition Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Description 2 videodiscs (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 fold-out insert.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical surround Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion pictures lcgft
Series The Criterion collection ; 762
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 762.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround; wide screen 1.78:1/2.35:1 aspect ratio.
Cast Jeff Biehl, André Gregory, Julie Hagerty, Lisa Joyce, Emily Cass McDonnell, Larry Pine, Wallace Shawn, Winsome Brown, Marjorie Graham, Joanna Howard, Sheilagh Weymouth.
Credits Director of photography, Declan Quinn ; editor, Tim Squyres ; music, Zafer Tawil, Thom O'Connor, Suzana Perić ; costume designer, Dona Granata ; production designer, Eugene Lee ; co-executive producers, Caroline Baron, Anthony Weintraub ; co-executive producers, Annette Solakoglu, Kemal Solakoglu ; executive producer, Ron Bozman ; executive producer, Beau Willimon ; executive producer, Jordan Tappis ; executive producer, Declan Quinn ; executive producer, Scott Griffin.
Note Based on the play "Master Builder Solness" by Henrik Ibsen, translated by Wallace Shawn ; created for the stage by André Gregory.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2014.
Summary A visionary yet tyrannical middle-aged architect is haunted by figures from his past.
Note Special features: Disc 2: The Ibsen Project (film critic David Edelstein talks to director Jonathan Demme, actor André Gregory, and actor-writer Wallace Shawn about the making of the film); Hilde and Aline (actors Lisa Joyce and Julie Hagerty discuss their roles in the film); Over time (writer Fran Lebowitz talks to André Gregory and Wallace Shawn about their long collaboration in theater and film); Trailer. Insert features an essay by critic film Michael Sragow.
Contents Disc 1. Feature film -- Disc 2. Special features.
Subject Architects -- Drama.
Bullies -- Drama.
Middle-aged men -- Drama.
Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906 -- Film adaptations.
Genre/Form Film adaptations.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Demme, Jonathan, 1944- film director.
Shawn, Wallace, screenwriter, actor, translator.
Griffin, Scott (Producer), film producer.
Baron, Caroline, film producer.
Weintraub, Anthony, film producer.
Solakoglu, Annette, film producer.
Solakoglu, Kemal, film producer.
Bozman, Ron (Ronald M.), film producer.
Willimon, Beau, film producer.
Tappis, Jordan, film producer.
Quinn, Declan, 1957- film producer, director of photography.
Caruso, Rocco, film producer.
Gregory, André, film producer, actor.
Hagerty, Julie, actor.
Joyce, Lisa, actor.
McDonnell, Emily Cass, actor.
Pine, Larry, actor.
Brown, Winsome, actor.
Granata, Dona, costume designer.
Tawil, Zafer, composer (expression)
O'Connor, Thom (Composer), composer (expression)
Perić, Suzana, composer (expression)
Lee, Eugene, 1939- production designer.
Squyres, Tim, film editor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906. Bygmester Solness. English.
Edelstein, David, interviewer (expression)
Lebowitz, Fran, interviewer (expression)
Sragow, Michael, writer of supplementary textual content.
Ibsen Project, production company.
Clinica Estetico, Ltd., production company.
Westward Productions, production company.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
ISBN 1681430045
Standard No. 715515148610
Music No. CC2491DDVD The Criterion Collection
CC2491D The Criterion Collection
CC2491D-1 The Criterion Collection disc 1
CC2491D-2 The Criterion Collection disc 2

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