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Title Marketa Lazarova [(DVD) videorecording] / Frantisek Vlácil, director.

Publication Info. [United States] : Criterion Collection, [2013]
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  CZECH MAR    AVAILABLE
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Description 2 videodiscs (159 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (38 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
Series Criterion collection
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 661.
System Details DVD, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation; PCM mono.
Language Czech or German dialogue; English subtitles.
Note Title from discs.
Program notes and commentaries in booklet ; cast and credits.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1967.
Special features: New high-definition digital film restoration; new interviews with actors Magda Vasaryova, Ivan Paluch, and Vlastimil Harapes; new interviews with film historian Peter Hames and journal Antonin Liehm; new English subtitle translation.
Cast Josef Kemr, Magda Vasaryova, Nada Hejna, Ivan Paluch, Vlastimil Harapes.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
Summary Based on a novel by Vladislav Vancura, this stirring and poetic depiction of a feud between two rival medieval clans is a fierce, epic, and meticulously designed evocation of the clashes between Christianity and Pagansim, humankind and nature, and love and violence.
Subject Bohemia (Czech Republic) -- History -- To 1526 -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Middle Ages -- Czech Republic -- Bohemia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Country life -- Czech Republic -- Bohemia -- History -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Christianity -- Czech Republic -- Bohemia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Paganism -- Czech Republic -- Bohemia -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films Czechoslovakia.
Added Author Vláčil, František. dir
Kemr, Josef, 1922-1994.
Vášáryová, Magda.
Hejná, Nadʹa, 1906-
Palúch, Ivan, 1940-
Harapes, Vlastimil.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
ISBN 9781604657371
Standard No. 715515107211
Music No. CC2274D The Criterion Collection
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