Cover image for World on a wire = Welt am Draht
Title:
World on a wire = Welt am Draht
Author:
Fassbinder, Rainer Werner, 1945-1982, director.
Edition:
Blu-ray special ed.
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (212 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
The noir-spiked tale of a reluctant action hero, a cybernetics engineer who uncovers a massive corporate conspiracy substituting simulations for reality.
General Note:
Based on the novel Simulacron-3 by Daniel F. Galouye.

Originally produced by Westdeutscher Rundfunk for release on German television in 1973.

Special features: New, restored digital transfer, supervised by cinematographer Michael Ballhaus, with uncompressed monaural soundtrack; Fassbinder's "World on a wire": looking ahead to today, a fifty-minute documentary about the making of the film by Juliane Lorenz; new interview with German-film scholar Gerd Gemünden; new English subtitles; trailer for the 2010 theatrical release; booklet featuring an essay by film critic Ed Halter.
Language:
German
ISBN:
9781604655452
UPC:
715515092012
Format :
Blu-Ray