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Title Lektionen in Finsternis [videorecording] / eine co-produktion von Canal+ Frankreich mit Canal+ Spanien in Zusammenarbeit mit ITEL ; produziert von Paul Berriff und Werner Herzog ; regie, Werner Herzog. Fata Morgana / Werner Herzog Filmproduktion ; ein film von Werner Herzog

Imprint [Troy, MI] : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2001]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    G 956.7044 LEK    Available
 GDL Central Library DVD    G 956.7044 LEK    Available
Description 2 videodiscs (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents [Disc 1] Lektionen in Finsternis (1992, 50 min.) -- [disc 2] Fata Morgana / Werner Herzog Filmproduktion (1971, 76 min.).
Credits Lektionen in Finsternis: Photography, Paul Berriff ; editor, Rainer Standke.
Fata Morgana: Photography, Jörg Schmidt-Reitwein ; editor, Beate Mainka-Jellinghaus ; songs, Leonard Cohen ; narrator, Lotte Eisner.
Summary Lektionen in Finsternis: A documentary of 1992 post-Gulf War Kuwait, focusing on the oil well fires ignited by retreating Iraqi soldiers. Fata Morgana: Images of the Sahara desert combined with passages from the Mayan creation myth, the Popol Vuh, set to the songs of Leonard Cohen.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen (1st film), and full screen (2nd film) presentations ; Dolby Digital mono.
Language English or German narration, optional English subtitles for second film.
Subject Persian Gulf War, 1991
Oil wells -- Fires and fire prevention -- Kuwait.
Fire extinction -- Kuwait.
Genre/Form Documentary films
Motion pictures, German.
Added Author Herzog, Werner, 1942-
Berriff, Paul
Cohen, Leonard, 1934- Songs.
International Television Enterprises, Ltd.
Studio Canal+
Werner Herzog Filmproduktion
Premiere (Firm)
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Added Title Popol vuh
Fata Morgana.
Standard No. 013131154290
Music No. DV11542 Anchor Bay Entertainment

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