Faust
(DVD)

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Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (132 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
ger
UPC
738329131326

Notes

General Note
Based on the tragedy by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; book by Yuri Arabov.
Creation/Production Credits
Original music by Andrey Sigle ; editing by Jorg Hauschild ; photography by Bruno Delbonnel.
Participants/Performers
Johannes Zeiler, Anton Adasinsky, Isolda Dychauk, Georg Friedrich, Hanna Schygulla, Antje Lewald, Florian Brückner.
Description
Heinrich Faust desires enlightenment. He seeks to understand the very nature of life and how the world goes round. Driven by his thirst for knowledge, he unearths corpses and rummages in their guts in search of the soul. He soon meets the racketeer Mauricius, who takes him to the twilight zones of their small town. In a bath house, his attention is caught by the young Margarete, also known as "Gretchen". Later, the two new friends are entangled in a pub brawl, during which Faust accidentally kills Gretchen's brother. Faust becomes obsessed with Gretchen, who seems to embody the beauty of blooming life. He indulges himself in thinking that studying her would be reasonable as a part of his research about what makes all the difference between life and death.
System Details
DVD; NTSC, region 1, stereo; 16:9, 1.33:1 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital 5.1 or 2.0.
Language
In German with optional English subtitles.
Awards
Venice International Film Festival, 2011: Golden Lion.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sokurov, A., Koreneva, M., Sigle, A., Arabov, I., Zeiler, J., Adasinskiĭ, A., Dychauk, I., Friedrich, G., Schygulla, H., Lewald, A., Brückner, F., Mehmet, M., & Goethe, J. W. v. (2014). Faust . Kino Lorber.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Aleksandr Sokurov et al.. 2014. Faust. Kino Lorber.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Aleksandr Sokurov et al.. Faust Kino Lorber, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sokurov, Aleksandr, et al. Faust Kino Lorber, 2014.

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