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The Resource Eraserhead, Absurda ; written, produced, and directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)

Eraserhead, Absurda ; written, produced, and directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)

Label
Eraserhead
Title
Eraserhead
Statement of responsibility
Absurda ; written, produced, and directed by David Lynch
Title variation
David Lynch's Eraserhead
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Film editor
Film producer
Presenter
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An obscure man with a vertical head of hair is living with his spaced-out girlfriend and their fetus-like child. By the end of the film, Henry is decapitated and processed into erasers in this bizarre horror film which closely approaches a nightmare
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Eraserhead (Motion picture)
Credits note
Camera and lighting, Frederick Elmes, Herbert Cardwell; editor, David Lynch; original music, Peter Ivers ; pipe organ by "Fats" Waller
Language note
Closed-captioned (SDH: subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing)
PerformerNote
John Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen Joseph, Jeanne Bates, Judith Anna Roberts, Laurel Near, V. Phipps-Wilson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1946-
  • 1941-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lynch, David
  • Nance, Jack
  • Stewart, Charlotte
  • Joseph, Allen
  • Bates, Jeanne
  • Roberts, Judith Anna
  • Near, Laurel
  • Phipps-Wilson, V.
  • Absurda (Firm)
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
89
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
725
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parent and child
  • Surrealism
Technique
live action
Label
Eraserhead, Absurda ; written, produced, and directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Features: Disc 1: bonus shorts: Six men getting sick (1967, 1 min. film loop), The alphabet (1968, 4 min.), The grandmother (1970, 34 min.), The amputee (1974, 5/4 min.), Premonitions following an evil deed (1995, 58 sec.); TV calibration; trailer ; Disc 2: 1979 (interview with director David Lynch and Frederick Elmes shot by filmmaker Tom Christie); 1982 (trailer for Eraserhead produced by Douglas Brian Martin and Steven M. Martin); 1988 (director David Lynch and actor Jack Nance in an excerpt from the French television program Cinéma de notre temps, recorded in 1988 and broadcast April 23, 1993); 1997 (director David Lynch, Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart and Catherine Coulson revisit film locations); 2001 (85 min. making-of documentary produced in 2001); 2014 (interviews with Catherine Coulson, Charlotte Stewart, Judith Anna Roberts, and Frederick Elmes)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn885812139
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (89 min.)
Isbn
9781604658965
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515125819
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2392D
  • CC2392D-1
  • CC2392D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen 16x9, 1.85:1 presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Eraserhead, Absurda ; written, produced, and directed by David Lynch, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1977
  • Features: Disc 1: bonus shorts: Six men getting sick (1967, 1 min. film loop), The alphabet (1968, 4 min.), The grandmother (1970, 34 min.), The amputee (1974, 5/4 min.), Premonitions following an evil deed (1995, 58 sec.); TV calibration; trailer ; Disc 2: 1979 (interview with director David Lynch and Frederick Elmes shot by filmmaker Tom Christie); 1982 (trailer for Eraserhead produced by Douglas Brian Martin and Steven M. Martin); 1988 (director David Lynch and actor Jack Nance in an excerpt from the French television program Cinéma de notre temps, recorded in 1988 and broadcast April 23, 1993); 1997 (director David Lynch, Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart and Catherine Coulson revisit film locations); 2001 (85 min. making-of documentary produced in 2001); 2014 (interviews with Catherine Coulson, Charlotte Stewart, Judith Anna Roberts, and Frederick Elmes)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn885812139
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Director-approved two-DVD special edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (89 min.)
Isbn
9781604658965
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515125819
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Physical substance
DVD video
Publisher number
  • CC2392D
  • CC2392D-1
  • CC2392D-2
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen 16x9, 1.85:1 presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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