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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD PORT (FOREIGN) (Text) 39206021071038 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

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  • ISBN: 1934121371 (disc)
  • ISBN: 9781934121375 (disc)
  • ISBN: 1934121347 (set)
  • ISBN: 9781934121344 (set)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection : 2007.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the story Guldet och murarna by Olle Länsberg.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1948.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Gunnar Fischer ; editor, Oscar Rosander ; music, Erland von Koch ; art director, Nils Svenwall ; producer, Harald Molander.
Participant or Performer Note:
Nine-Christine Jönsson, Bengt Eklund, Mimi Nelson, Berta Hall, Birgitta Valberg, Sif Ruud, Else Merete Heiberg, Britta Billsten, Harry Ahlin, Nils Hallberg, Sven Eric Gamble, Yngve Nordwall, Nils Dahlgren, Hans Strååt, Erik Hell.
Summary, etc.:
Berit, a suicidal young woman living in a working-class port town, unexpectedly falls for Gösta, a sailor on leave. Haunted by a troubled past and held in a vice grip by her domineering mother, Berit begins to hope that her relationship with Gösta might save her from self-destruction.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC; region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
In Swedish with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Länsberg, Olle, 1922- > Film adaptations.
Digital recordings.
Young women > Suicidal behavior > Sweden > Drama.
Sailors > Sweden > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Sweden > Drama.
Mothers and daughters > Sweden > Drama.
Young women > Sweden > Drama.
Suicide > Sweden > Psychological aspects > Drama.
Genre: Melodramas (Drama)
Foreign films > Sweden.
Feature films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Melodrama > Feature.
Adaptation > Feature.

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