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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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