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Uniform Title Unbearable lightness of being (Motion picture)
Title The unbearable lightness of being [videorecording] / the Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carrière and Philip Kaufman.
Published [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, [1999], c1988.
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 Music & Media - Circulating Videos  PN1997 .U534 1999    IN LIBRARY
Description 1 videodisc (172 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet (6 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Series Criterion collection ; 55
Criterion collection ; 55.
Credits Photography, Sven Nykvist ; editor, Walter Murch ; music, Leos Janacek.
Note Based on the novel by Milan Kundera.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Includes audio commentary by Philip Kaufman, Jean-Claude Carrierre, Walter Murch and Lena Olin.
"An Orion Pictures release, Orion Home Video."--Container.
System Reqs DVD ; stereo, Dolby digital surround stereo ; widescreen format (1.85:1).
Cast Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin, Derek de Lint, Erland Josephson, Pavel Landovsky, Donald Moffat, Daniel Olbrychski, Stellan Skarsgard.
Summary A Czech doctor, dedicated to promiscuity, is forced to choose between his wife and his lover.
Local Note Library's copy is missing booklet.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
Language Subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH).
Subject Surgeons -- Czechoslovakia -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Czechoslovakia -- Drama.
Adultery -- Czechoslovakia -- Drama.
Genre Erotic films.
Film adaptations.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Kaufman, Philip, 1936- Director. Screenwriter.
Zaentz, Saul. Producer.
Carrière, Jean-Claude, 1931- Screenwriter.
Binoche, Juliette, 1964- Actor.
Olin, Lena. Actor.
Day-Lewis, Daniel. Actor.
Lint, Derek de, 1950- Actor.
Josephson, Erland, 1923-2012. Actor.
Landovský, Pavel, 1936-2014. Actor.
Moffat, Donald, 1930- Actor.
Olbrychski, Daniel. Actor.
Skarsgård, Stellan. Actor.
Nykvist, Sven. Cinematographer.
Murch, Walter, 1943- Film editor.
Janáček, Leoš, 1854-1928. Composer.
Kundera, Milan. Nesnesitelná lehkost bytí.
Saul Zaentz Company.
Orion Pictures.
Orion Home Video (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 0780022386
Standard # 037429140222
Publisher # UNB010 Criterion Collection
OCLC number 42848697