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The Resource Præsidenten : = the president, directed by Carl Th. Dreyer

Præsidenten : = the president, directed by Carl Th. Dreyer

Label
Præsidenten : = the president
Title
Præsidenten
Title remainder
= the president
Statement of responsibility
directed by Carl Th. Dreyer
Title variation
President
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • dan
  • eng
  • dan
  • eng
  • dan
Summary
A restoration of Carl Th. Dreyer's first feature film as director, addressing the crucial conflict between the strict moral codes of society and individual morals. The judge in a Danish town sees his illegitimate daughter facing a trial for the murder of her newborn child. When she is found guilty and sentenced to death, he asks for a pardon, but when it isn't granted he decides to free her and get her out of the country at all costs
Cataloging source
CUY
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematographer, Hans Vaago ; musical score, Ronen Thalmay
Language note
Silent film with combined Danish and English intertitles with piano accompaniment
PerformerNote
Cast: Halvard Hof, Elith Pio, Carl Meyer, Jacoba Jessen, Olga Raphael-Linden, Betty Kirkeby, Jon Iversen
Runtime
89
Series statement
Danske Stufmfilmklassikiere = Danish silent classics
Technique
live action
Label
Præsidenten : = the president, directed by Carl Th. Dreyer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as motion pictures in 1919 by Nordisk Films Kompagni
  • Foreign films (Denmark)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 4065
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62190283
  • UtOrBLW
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn377262676
System details
DVD (PAL)
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Præsidenten : = the president, directed by Carl Th. Dreyer
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as motion pictures in 1919 by Nordisk Films Kompagni
  • Foreign films (Denmark)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (89 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 4065
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm62190283
  • UtOrBLW
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn377262676
System details
DVD (PAL)
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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