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DVD004531

Babette’s Feast

Axel, Gabriel. Denmark. 1987.

Title:
Babette’s Feast
Alternate Title:
Babettes Gaestebud
Director:
Axel, Gabriel
Production Co:
Panorama Film International; Nordisk Film; Det Danske Filminstitut
Country:
Denmark
Year:
1987
Publisher:
Criterion Collection, 2013
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   104 minutes.   color.   sound - DTS-HD Master Audio.   widescreen
Language:
Danish, French and Swedish with optional English subtitles
Genre:
Comedy - Drama
Notes:
Based on a story by Isak Dinesen. Story of a French housekeeper with a mysterious past who brings a sensual revolution to a pious Danish town. Supplemental features include: interview with Axel (2013, 9 min); interview with Stéphane Audran (actor) (2012, 24 min); KAREN BLIXEN - STORYTELLER (Christian Braad Thomsen, 1995, 90 min); visual essay by Michael Almereyda (2013, 26 min); interview with Patricia Parkhurst Ferguson (sociologist) on food in French culture (2013, 17 min); trailer. Essay booklet (including Dinesen’s story) available from checkout.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
IN