The Resource The Unbearable lightness of being, an Orion Pictures release ; the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Philip Kaufman film ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere & Philip Kaufman ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman, (DVD)

The Unbearable lightness of being, an Orion Pictures release ; the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Philip Kaufman film ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere & Philip Kaufman ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman, (DVD)

Label
The Unbearable lightness of being
Title
The Unbearable lightness of being
Statement of responsibility
an Orion Pictures release ; the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Philip Kaufman film ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere & Philip Kaufman ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Set in Czechoslovakia in the 1960's, the story revolves around a young doctor who has a way with women and an aversion to politics. He suddenly finds himself caught up in his country's political turmoil and in a crisis of commitment with the women in his life
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Credits note
Director of photography, Sven Nykvist ; supervising film ed., Walter Murch
Intended audience
Rated R
Language note
Closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin, Derek de Lint
Runtime
172
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The Unbearable lightness of being, an Orion Pictures release ; the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Philip Kaufman film ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere & Philip Kaufman ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman, (DVD)
Label
The Unbearable lightness of being, an Orion Pictures release ; the Saul Zaentz Company presents a Philip Kaufman film ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carriere & Philip Kaufman ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Special features: Commentary by director/screenwriter Philip Kaufman, screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, co-star Lena Olin, and editor Walter Murch; emotional history: The making of the Unbearable lightness of being; theatrical trailer
  • Based on the novel by Milan Kundera
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1988
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
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Edition
Two-disc special edition; widescreen version.
Extent
2 videodiscs (DVD) (172 min.)
Isbn
9781419817144
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
73404
Sound on medium or separate
unknown
Specific material designation
videodisc
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

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      148 Main St., Greenwich, NY, 12834-1343, US
      43.091746 -73.502011
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      19 Main Street, Lake Luzerne, NY, 12846-0400, US
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