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The Resource Insomnia, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt ... [and others] ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)

Insomnia, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt ... [and others] ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)

Label
Insomnia
Title
Insomnia
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt ... [and others] ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
A veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Cataloging source
NjBwBT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Insomnia (Motion picture : 2002)
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: R
Language note
  • In English or French with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
  • Closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1997.I57
LC item number
I57 2002
PerformerNote
Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Maura Tierney, Martin Donovan, Nicky Katt, Paul Dooley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1940-
  • 1951-2014
  • 1965-
  • 1957-
  • 1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Pacino, Al
  • Williams, Robin
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Tierney, Maura
  • Donovan, Martin
  • Katt, Nicky
  • Dooley, Paul
Runtime
118
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Insomnia, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt ... [and others] ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the film "Insomnia" directed by Erik Skjoldbjærg; written by Nikolaj Frobenius and Erik Skjoldbjærg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • DVD special features include: additional scene with optional director's commentary; commentary by director Christopher Nolan in order of shooting sequence; commentary with Hilary Swank, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Dody Dorn, cinematographer Wally Pfister and screenwriter Hillary Seitz; "Day for night": making-of documentary; "1800": a conversation with Nolan and star Al Pacino; "In the fog": cinematography and production design; eyes wide open: the insomniac's world; stills gallery; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790771977
Lccn
be2002003498
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929145973
  • 085392330720
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23307
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
pm2002003498
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc
Label
Insomnia, Warner Bros. Pictures ; Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt ... [and others] ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the film "Insomnia" directed by Erik Skjoldbjærg; written by Nikolaj Frobenius and Erik Skjoldbjærg
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2002
  • DVD special features include: additional scene with optional director's commentary; commentary by director Christopher Nolan in order of shooting sequence; commentary with Hilary Swank, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Dody Dorn, cinematographer Wally Pfister and screenwriter Hillary Seitz; "Day for night": making-of documentary; "1800": a conversation with Nolan and star Al Pacino; "In the fog": cinematography and production design; eyes wide open: the insomniac's world; stills gallery; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Isbn
9780790771977
Lccn
be2002003498
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929145973
  • 085392330720
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
23307
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
pm2002003498
System details
DVD, 5.1 Dolby digital
Video recording format
laserdisc

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