Ordet (Directors Suite) (1955)

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Released 12-Mar-2008
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Region 2 UK

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Themes of religion and personal integrity punctuate Carl Theodor Dreyer's ORDET. Set on a Twentieth Century Danish farm, the story centers around Morton Borgen, his wife Inger and their three sons, all of whom have strayed from the Lutheran patriarchy of their upbringing. The family must face romantic and religious challenges in the lead up to the film's thrilling ending, the disturbing nature of which is testimony to Dreyer's directorial skills.
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Starring
Carl Theodor Dreyer
Kaj Munk
Hanne Agesen
Kirsten Andreasen
Sylvia Eckhausen
Birgitte Federspiel
Ejner Federspiel
Emil Hass Christensen
Cay Kristiansen
Preben Lerdorff Rye
Henrik Malberg
Gerda Nielsen
Ann Elisabeth Rud
Directed by
Carl Theodor Dreyer
Music
Poul Schierbeck
Genre Year Running Time Format Region Coding RSDL
(85:51)
Drama 1955 120:15 (Case: 126) 576i (PAL) 4
Video
Full Frame
Audio
Danish Dolby Digital 2.0 mono (192Kb/s)
Subtitles
English, English
Extras
Main Menu Audio & Animation, Booklet, Short Film-The Danish Village Church, Short Film-Storstrømsbroan , Interviews-Cast, Trailer-4
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