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Into the abyss : a tale of death, a tale of life

Author: Michael Perry; Werner Herzog
Publisher: New York : IFC Films : [Distributed by] MPI Media Group, [2012]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : English : DVD formatView all editions and formats
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In his fascinating exploration of a triple homicide case in Conroe, Texas, master filmmaker Werner Herzog probes the human psyche to explore why people kill, and why a state kills. As he's so often done before, Herzog's investigation unveils layers of humanity, making an enlightening trip out of ominous territory.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Feature films
Films for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Michael Perry; Michael Perry
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Perry; Werner Herzog
ISBN: 9780788614699 078861469X
OCLC Number: 1014299104
Language Note: In English with optional English and Spanish subtitles.
Notes: Originally produced as a motion picture in 2011.
Cast: Werner Herzog, Michael Perry, Jason Burkett.
Target Audience: Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
Description: 1 videodisc (107 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby digital 5.1 ; widescreen (1.78:1).
Responsibility: Creative Differences and Skellig Rock in association with More 4, Spring Films and Werner Herzog Film present ; a film by Werner Herzog ; produced by Erik Nelson ; directed by Werner Herzog.

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In his fascinating exploration of a triple homicide case in Conroe, Texas, master filmmaker Werner Herzog probes the human psyche to explore why people kill, and why a state kills. As he's so often done before, Herzog's investigation unveils layers of humanity, making an enlightening trip out of ominous territory.

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