skip to content
Wings of desire Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Wings of desire

Author: Wim WendersAnatole DaumanPeter HandkeRichard ReitingerBruno GanzAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by MGM Home Entertainment, [2003] ©2003
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : German : Special edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Cannes Film Festival Awards
Feature films
Foreign films
Fiction films
Angel films
Romance films
Drama
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wim Wenders; Anatole Dauman; Peter Handke; Richard Reitinger; Bruno Ganz; Solveig Dommartin; Otto Sander; Curt Bois; Peter Falk; Henri Alekan; Peter Przygodda; Jürgen Knieper; Heidi Lüdi; Road Movies Filmproduktion.; Argos Films.; Westdeutscher Rundfunk.; Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.; MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
ISBN: 0792856163 9780792856160
OCLC Number: 52501770
Language Note: In German or English; optional English, French or Spanish language subtitles; English closed-captions.
Notes: Based on poems by Rainer Maria Rilke.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1987.
Credits: Director of photography, Henri Alekan ; editor, Peter Przygodda ; music, Jürgen Knieper ; art director, Heidi Lüdi ; executive producer, Ingrid Windisch.
Cast: Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Curt Bois, Peter Falk.
Awards: Best director-Cannes Film Festival, 1987.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: PG-13.
Description: 1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, Region 1; 16:9 widescreen presentation; Dolby 5.1 or stereo surround.
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.).
Other Titles: Himmel über Berlin (Motion picture)
City of angels (Motion picture)
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.

Abstract:

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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52501770> # Wings of desire
    a bgn:DVD, schema:Movie, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52501770#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "52501770" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#CreativeWork/city_of_angels_motion_picture> ; # City of angels (Motion picture)
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85005001> ; # Angels
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/german_language_materials> ; # German language materials
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/spanish_language_materials> ; # Spanish language materials
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/circus_performers_germany_20th_century> ; # Circus performers--Germany--20th century
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204829> ; # Germany--Berlin.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Event/1900_1999> ; # 1900-1999
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/861671> ; # Circus performers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/french_language_materials> ; # French language materials
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> ; # Germany.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.4372/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007080> ; # Man-woman relationships
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/man_woman_relationships> ; # Man-woman relationships
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/808746> ; # Angels
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Place/berlin_germany> ; # Berlin (Germany)
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/14771032> ; # Peter Handke
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/109430683> ; # Wim Wenders
    schema:awards "Best director-Cannes Film Festival, 1987." ;
    schema:bookEdition "Special ed." ;
    schema:composer <http://viaf.org/viaf/69115914> ; # Jürgen Knieper
    schema:contentRating "MPAA rating: PG-13." ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/42028311> ; # Henri Alekan
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/10705219> ; # Otto Sander
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85499663> ; # Bruno Ganz
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/10056702> ; # Peter Przygodda
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/150599864> ; # Argos Films.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/84977623> ; # Peter Falk
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Organization/westdeutscher_rundfunk> ; # Westdeutscher Rundfunk.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/145732236> ; # MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/120621285> ; # Richard Reitinger
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/20552312> ; # Heidi Lüdi
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Organization/metro_goldwyn_mayer> ; # Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/30337383> ; # Anatole Dauman
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/100247163> ; # Solveig Dommartin
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/130316623> ; # Road Movies Filmproduktion.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/51915851> ; # Curt Bois
    schema:description "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." ;
    schema:description "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.)." ;
    schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/109430683> ; # Wim Wenders
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/354888455> ; # Himmel über Berlin (Motion picture)
    schema:genre "Feature films" ;
    schema:genre "Foreign films" ;
    schema:genre "Angel films" ;
    schema:genre "Cannes Film Festival Awards" ;
    schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired" ;
    schema:genre "Romance films" ;
    schema:genre "Fiction films" ;
    schema:genre "Drama" ;
    schema:inLanguage "de" ;
    schema:name "Wings of desire" ;
    schema:productID "52501770" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780792856160> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52501770> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#CreativeWork/city_of_angels_motion_picture> # City of angels (Motion picture)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "City of angels (Motion picture)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Organization/metro_goldwyn_mayer> # Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Organization/westdeutscher_rundfunk> # Westdeutscher Rundfunk.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Westdeutscher Rundfunk." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Place/berlin_germany> # Berlin (Germany)
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Berlin (Germany)" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/circus_performers_germany_20th_century> # Circus performers--Germany--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026090> ;
    schema:name "Circus performers--Germany--20th century" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/french_language_materials> # French language materials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "French language materials" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/german_language_materials> # German language materials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "German language materials" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/354888455#Topic/spanish_language_materials> # Spanish language materials
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Spanish language materials" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85005001> # Angels
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Angels" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1007080> # Man-woman relationships
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Man-woman relationships" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204829> # Germany--Berlin.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Germany--Berlin." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210272> # Germany.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Germany." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/808746> # Angels
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Angels" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/861671> # Circus performers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Circus performers" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100247163> # Solveig Dommartin
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dommartin" ;
    schema:givenName "Solveig" ;
    schema:name "Solveig Dommartin" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10056702> # Peter Przygodda
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Przygodda" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Przygodda" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/10705219> # Otto Sander
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1941" ;
    schema:deathDate "2013" ;
    schema:familyName "Sander" ;
    schema:givenName "Otto" ;
    schema:name "Otto Sander" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109430683> # Wim Wenders
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wenders" ;
    schema:givenName "Wim" ;
    schema:name "Wim Wenders" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/120621285> # Richard Reitinger
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Reitinger" ;
    schema:givenName "Richard" ;
    schema:name "Richard Reitinger" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/130316623> # Road Movies Filmproduktion.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Road Movies Filmproduktion." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/145732236> # MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "MGM Home Entertainment Inc." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/14771032> # Peter Handke
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Handke" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Handke" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/150599864> # Argos Films.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Argos Films." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/20552312> # Heidi Lüdi
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lüdi" ;
    schema:givenName "Heidi" ;
    schema:name "Heidi Lüdi" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/30337383> # Anatole Dauman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1925" ;
    schema:deathDate "1998" ;
    schema:familyName "Dauman" ;
    schema:givenName "Anatole" ;
    schema:name "Anatole Dauman" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/42028311> # Henri Alekan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1909" ;
    schema:deathDate "2001" ;
    schema:familyName "Alekan" ;
    schema:givenName "Henri" ;
    schema:name "Henri Alekan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51915851> # Curt Bois
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Bois" ;
    schema:givenName "Curt" ;
    schema:name "Curt Bois" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/69115914> # Jürgen Knieper
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Knieper" ;
    schema:givenName "Jürgen" ;
    schema:name "Jürgen Knieper" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84977623> # Peter Falk
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:deathDate "2011" ;
    schema:familyName "Falk" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter" ;
    schema:name "Peter Falk" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85499663> # Bruno Ganz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ganz" ;
    schema:givenName "Bruno" ;
    schema:name "Bruno Ganz" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/354888455> # Himmel über Berlin (Motion picture)
    schema:name "Himmel über Berlin (Motion picture)" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780792856160>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0792856163" ;
    schema:isbn "9780792856160" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.