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The Resource The parson's widow, a Svensk Filmindustri production ; directed by Carl Th. Dreyer ; screen adaptation by Carl Th. Dreyer ; produced for video by David Shepard ; Film Preservation Associates, (videorecording)

The parson's widow, a Svensk Filmindustri production ; directed by Carl Th. Dreyer ; screen adaptation by Carl Th. Dreyer ; produced for video by David Shepard ; Film Preservation Associates, (videorecording)

Label
The parson's widow
Title
The parson's widow
Statement of responsibility
a Svensk Filmindustri production ; directed by Carl Th. Dreyer ; screen adaptation by Carl Th. Dreyer ; produced for video by David Shepard ; Film Preservation Associates
Title variation
Prästänkan
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An aged woman who has already buried three earlier husbands, asserts her right to marry the new pastor in order to keep her home, the parsonage. Sofren Aldo, the new pastor, brings Mari, his fiancee, to the parish, claiming that she is his sister and hoping that his silly pranks will hasten the old lady's end
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, George Schneevoigt ; English titles, Jan Wahl ; music compiled and performed by Neal Kurz from the works of Edvard Grieg
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles and piano score
LC call number
PN1995.75
LC item number
.P26 2004
PerformerNote
Hildur Carlberg, Einar Rod, Greta Almroth
Runtime
71
Series statement
Blackhawk Films collection
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The parson's widow, a Svensk Filmindustri production ; directed by Carl Th. Dreyer ; screen adaptation by Carl Th. Dreyer ; produced for video by David Shepard ; Film Preservation Associates, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Kristofer Janson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1920, with title Prästänkan
  • "Digitally mastered from 35mm archive prints ... speed-corrected and tinted, with new music"--Container insert
  • Includes two short films by Dreyer: They caught the ferry (1948 ; ca. 11 min.) -- Thorvaldsen : Denmark's great sculptor (1949 ; ca. 10 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm56497616
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 71 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381021622
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ID0216DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56497616
System details
DVD, region 0, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The parson's widow, a Svensk Filmindustri production ; directed by Carl Th. Dreyer ; screen adaptation by Carl Th. Dreyer ; produced for video by David Shepard ; Film Preservation Associates, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on a story by Kristofer Janson
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1920, with title Prästänkan
  • "Digitally mastered from 35mm archive prints ... speed-corrected and tinted, with new music"--Container insert
  • Includes two short films by Dreyer: They caught the ferry (1948 ; ca. 11 min.) -- Thorvaldsen : Denmark's great sculptor (1949 ; ca. 10 min.)
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocm56497616
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 71 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
014381021622
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
ID0216DSDVD
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)56497616
System details
DVD, region 0, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo; dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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