Breaking the waves / directed and written by Lars Von Trier ; produced by Zentropa Film Entertainment, collaboration with Trust Film Svenska AB, Liberator Productions S.A.R.L., Argus Film Produktie, Northern Lights A/S in co-production with La Sept Cinéma, Sweden Television Drama, Media Investment Club, Nordic Film & Television Fund, VPRO Television ; producers, Vibeke Windelov, Peter Aalbæk Jensen

Author(s): Trier, Lars von, 1956- Director
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Subjects: Married women--Drama
Love--Drama
Faith--Drama
Prostitution--Drama
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Formats: Video Recording, VHS
Material Type: Projected medium -- Monograph
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: [Grande-Bretagne] : Pathé, 1996
LC Classification: P, PN
Physical Description: 1 videocassette (153 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Additional Authors: Actor : Watson, Emily
Actor : Skarsgård, Stellan
Actor : Cartlidge, Katrin
Actor : Barr, Jean-Marc, 1960-
Actor : Rawlins, Adrian
Actor : Hackett, Jonathan
Actor : Voe, Sandra
Director : Trier, Lars von, 1956-
Zentropa Entertainments 2 (Firm)
October Films
Pathé Cinéma (France)
Notes: VHS
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr, Adrian Rawlins, Jonathan Hackett, Sandra Voe, Udo Kier
Credits: Director of photography, Robby Müller ; film editor, Anders Refn ; music arranged and orchestrated by Joachim Holbek
Videocassette release of the 1996 motion picture released by October Films
"Grand Prix, Festival International du Film, Cannes, 1996."
Summary: Believing that her prayers to God to bring her husband home from his job on an offshore oil rig caused an accident that left him paralyzed, a pious, young Scottish woman, tragically, submits to his wish that she take on other lovers, convinced that this will aid in his recovery
Contents: Bess gets married -- Life with Jan -- Life alone -- Jan's illness -- Doubt -- Faith -- Bess' sacrifice -- Epilogue: the funeral
OCLC Number: 41341513