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Insomnia

Author: Nikolaj FrobeniusErik SkjoldbjærgPetter J BorgliTomas BackströmTom RemlovAll authors
Publisher: [Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2014] ©2014
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 47.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : Norwegian : Director approved DVD special editionView all editions and formats
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Stellan Skarsgard plays an enigmatic Swedish detective with a checkered past who arrives in a small town in northern Norway to investigate the death of a teenage girl. As he digs deeper into the heinous killing, his own demons and the tyrannical midnight sun begin to take a toll.
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Detective and mystery films
Crime films
Film noir
Feature films
Fiction films
Suspense films
Drama
Motion pictures, Norwegian
Motion pictures, Swedish
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nikolaj Frobenius; Erik Skjoldbjærg; Petter J Borgli; Tomas Backström; Tom Remlov; Stellan Skarsgård; Sverre Anker Ousdal; Bjørn Floberg; Gisken Armand; Maria Bonnevie; Eli Bø; Håkon Øverås; Geir Jenssen; Erling Thurmann-Andersen; Jonathan Romney; Norsk Film AS,; Nordic Screen Production AS,; Norsk filminstitutt,; Criterion Collection (Firm),
ISBN: 9781604658682 1604658681
OCLC Number: 881293558
Language Note: Norwegian and Swedish dialogue; English subtitles.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
Special features: New 4K digital restoration; Erik Skjoldbjærg and Stellan Skarsgård (new conversation between the director and the actor discussing the making of Insomnia, including the development of the script, the creation of the lead character of Engstrom, and their interest in inverting the genre norms of film noir); Skjoldbjærg's short films (two short films by Skjoldbjærg: Near winter (1993) and Close to home (1994)); Trailer; A booklet featuring and essay by critic Jonathan Romney.
Credits: Production designer, Eli Bø ; editor, Håkon Øverås ; composer, Geir Jenssen ; director of photography, Erling Thurmann-Andersen.
Cast: Stellan Skarsgård, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Bjorn Floberg, Gisken Armand, Maria Bonnevie, Kristian Figenschow, Thor Michael Aamodt, Bjørn Moan, Marianne O. Ulrichsen, Frode Rasmussen, Guri Johnson, Maria Mathiesen.
Target Audience: Rating: Pending.
Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround sound.
Series Title: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs), 47.
Other Titles: Insomnia (Motion picture : 1997)
Insomnia (Motion picture : 2002)
Responsibility: Norsk Film AS i samproduksjon med Nordic Screen Production AS ; med støtte fra Norsk Filminstitutt presenterer ; manuskript, Nikolaj Frobenius i samarbeid med Erik Skjoldbjærg ; produsenter, Petter J. Borgli, Tomas Backström, Tom Remlov ; en film av Erik Skjoldbjærg.

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Stellan Skarsgard plays an enigmatic Swedish detective with a checkered past who arrives in a small town in northern Norway to investigate the death of a teenage girl. As he digs deeper into the heinous killing, his own demons and the tyrannical midnight sun begin to take a toll.

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