Age of uprising : the legend of Michael Kohlhaas / Les Films d'ici [and others] ; a film by Arnaud des Pallières ; screenplay, Christelle Berthevas, Arnaud des Pallières, Heinrich von Kleist.
- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (122 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], 
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Based on Michael Kohlhaas by Heinrich von Kleist.
Special features: Interview with Mads Mikkelsen; interview with Arnaud des Pallieres; deleted scenes; theatrical trailer.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Director of photography, Jeanne Lapoirie ; editor, Sandie Bompar, Arnaud des Pallières ; music, Martin Wheeler, the Withches.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Mads Mikkelsen, Bruno Ganz, Denis Lavant, Melusine Mayance, David Kross.
With the age of feudalism in decline, Europe rests at a tense crossroads between the old world and the new. Respected, well-to-do horse merchant Michael Kohlhaas is a loving husband and family man leading a peaceful existence, until a ruthless nobleman steals his horses, setting off a chain of irreversible events. Kohlhaas resorts to extremes after these crimes destroy his livelihood and trust in the law, igniting a rampage through the countryside in his quest for justice.
|System Details Note:||
DVD, widescreen (2.35); 5.1 Dolby Digital.
French dialogue; English subtitles.
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|Subject:||Kleist, Heinrich von, 1777-1811 > Film adaptations.
Europe > History > 16th century > Drama.