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The Resource Wings of desire, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Road Movies, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris ; in association with Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; written by Wim Wenders in collaboration with Peter Handke, additional script work by Richard Reitinger ; directed by Wim Wenders

Wings of desire, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Road Movies, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris ; in association with Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; written by Wim Wenders in collaboration with Peter Handke, additional script work by Richard Reitinger ; directed by Wim Wenders

Label
Wings of desire
Title
Wings of desire
Statement of responsibility
Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Road Movies, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris ; in association with Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; written by Wim Wenders in collaboration with Peter Handke, additional script work by Richard Reitinger ; directed by Wim Wenders
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • ger
  • ger
Summary
A romantic fantasy about an angel who wishes he were mortal and is willing to fall from the sky if it means a chance to fall in love. Set in modern day Berlin, the film follows angel Damiel's path from heavenly flight to earthly delight in a manner that's comical, touching and entertaining
Awards note
Best director-Cannes Film Festival, 1987.
Cataloging source
GP4
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Himmel über Berlin (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Henri Alekan ; editor, Peter Przygodda ; music, Jürgen Knieper ; art director, Heidi Lüdi ; executive producer, Ingrid Windisch
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13
Language note
In German and English ; optional English, French or Spanish language subtitles ; English closed-captions
PerformerNote
Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois, Peter Falk
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1925-1998
  • 1941-2013
  • 1927-2011
  • 1909-2001
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wenders, Wim
  • Dauman, Anatole
  • Handke, Peter
  • Reitinger, Richard
  • Ganz, Bruno
  • Dommartin, Solveig
  • Sander, Otto
  • Bois, Curt
  • Falk, Peter
  • Alekan, Henri
  • Przygodda, Peter
  • Knieper, Jürgen
  • Lüdi, Heidi
  • Road Movies Filmproduktion
  • Argos Films
  • Westdeutscher Rundfunk
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • MGM Home Entertainment Inc
Runtime
128
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  • Angels
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Circus performers
  • Berlin (Germany)
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Wings of desire, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Road Movies, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris ; in association with Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; written by Wim Wenders in collaboration with Peter Handke, additional script work by Richard Reitinger ; directed by Wim Wenders
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Optional audio commentary with director Wim Wenders and actor Peter Falk ; 'Angels among us' documentary ; interactive map ; deleted scenes with director's commentary ; original advertising and artwork ; original theatrical trailers (German and U.S.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9780792856160
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616887450
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
1004704
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52501770
  • (Sirsi) o52501770
  • (OCoLC)52501770
  • 290971
  • 290971
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1; 16:9 widescreen presentation; Dolby 5.1 or stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Wings of desire, Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; produced by Road Movies, Berlin and Argos Films, Paris ; in association with Westdeutscher Rundfunk ; produced by Wim Wenders and Anatole Dauman ; written by Wim Wenders in collaboration with Peter Handke, additional script work by Richard Reitinger ; directed by Wim Wenders
Publication
Note
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Optional audio commentary with director Wim Wenders and actor Peter Falk ; 'Angels among us' documentary ; interactive map ; deleted scenes with director's commentary ; original advertising and artwork ; original theatrical trailers (German and U.S.)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Special ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (128 min.)
Isbn
9780792856160
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
027616887450
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
1004704
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm52501770
  • (Sirsi) o52501770
  • (OCoLC)52501770
  • 290971
  • 290971
System details
DVD ; NTSC, Region 1; 16:9 widescreen presentation; Dolby 5.1 or stereo surround
Video recording format
DVD

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