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Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)).
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD TO (FOREIGN) (Text) 39206021071004 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1934121398 (disc)
  • ISBN: 9781934121399 (disc)
  • ISBN: 1934121347 (set)
  • ISBN: 9781934121344 (set)
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (99 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection : [2007]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1950; date on container: 1949.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Gunnar Fischer ; editor, Oscar Rosander ; music, Mendelssohn, Mozart, Smetana, Beethoven (Egmont overture, First and Ninth symphonies) ; musical director, E. Eckert Lundin ; art director, Nils Svenwall.
Participant or Performer Note:
Maj-Britt Nilsson, Stig Olin, Birger Malmsten, John Ekman, Margit Carlqvist, Victor Sjöström.
Summary, etc.:
An orchestra violinist's dreams of becoming a celebrated soloist and fears of his own mediocrity get in the way of his marriage to the patient, caring Marta. Played out to the music of Beethoven, this film is a heartbreaking tale of one man's inability to overcome the demons standing in the way of his happiness.
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: Digital recordings.
Violinists > Sweden > Drama.
Orchestral musicians > Sweden > Drama.
Spouses > Sweden > Drama.
Marital conflict > Sweden > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Sweden > Drama.
Husbands > Sweden > Drama.
Wives > Sweden > Drama.
Genre: Melodramas (Drama)
Feature films.
Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Melodrama > Feature.

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