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DVD005632

Monsoon Wedding

Nair, Mira. USA; Italy; Germany; France. 2001.

Title:
Monsoon Wedding
Alternate Title:
Matrimonio Indiano; Le Mariage Des Moussons
Director:
Nair, Mira
Production Co:
Mirabai Films; Independent Film Channel; Key Films; Pandora Filmproduktion
Country:
USA; Italy; Germany; France
Year:
2001
Publisher:
Criterion Collection, 2009
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   BluRay - Zone A.   viewing copy.
Feature.   114 minutes.   color.   sound - DTS-HD Master Audio.   widescreen
Language:
Hindi and English with optional English subtitles
Genre:
Drama
Notes:
Restored high-definition transfer with new English subtitle translation. As the monsoon rains loom, the Verma family reunites from around the world to attend a large Punjabi wedding in New Delhi. The family's hopes, fears and long-guarded secrets emerge during the frantic wedding preparations. Supplemental features include: audio commentary by Nair; interview with Nair, actor Naseeruddin Shah, cinematographer Declan Quinn, and production designer Stephanie Carroll; theatrical trailer; essay booklet; and seven short films by Nair, each with video introductions by the director: SO FAR FROM INDIA (USA, 1982, 52 minutes); INDIA CABARET (UK/Germany, 1982, 60 minutes); THE LAUGHING CLUB OF INDIA (India, 2000, 35 minutes); THE DAY THE MERCEDES BECAME A HAT (India/South Africa, 1993, 10 minutes); 11’09”01 - SEPTEMBER 11 (USA, 2002, 11 minutes); MIGRATION (india, 2007, 19 minutes); HOW CAN IT BE? (USA, 2008, 9 minutes).
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
IN