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The unbearable lightness of being

Author: Philip KaufmanSaul ZaentzJean-Claude CarrièreJuliette BinocheLena OlinAll authors
Publisher: [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, 1999. ©1999 ©1988
Series: Criterion collection, 55.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Czech doctor, dedicated to promiscuity, is forced to choose between his wife and his lover.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Erotic films
Films for the hearing impaired
Drama
Film adaptations
Named Person: Milan Kundera; Milan Kundera
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Kaufman; Saul Zaentz; Jean-Claude Carrière; Juliette Binoche; Lena Olin; Daniel Day-Lewis; Milan Kundera; Saul Zaentz Company,; Orion Pictures,; Orion Home Video (Firm),; Criterion Collection (Firm),
OCLC Number: 42848697
Language Note: Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Based on the novel by Milan Kundera.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1988.
Includes audio commentary by Philip Kaufman, Jean-Claude Carrierre, Walter Murch and Lena Olin.
"An Orion Pictures release, Orion Home Video."--Container.
Credits: Photography, Sven Nykvist ; editor, Walter Murch ; music, Leos Janacek.
Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Lena Olin.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (172 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet (6 pages : illustrated ; 19 cm).
Details: DVD (with chapter stops) ; stereo, Dolby digital surround; widescreen format (1.85:1).
Series Title: Criterion collection, 55.
Other Titles: Unbearable lightness of being (Motion picture)
Responsibility: the Saul Zaentz Company ; produced by Saul Zaentz ; directed by Philip Kaufman ; screenplay by Jean-Claude Carrière and Philip Kaufman.
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A Czech doctor, dedicated to promiscuity, is forced to choose between his wife and his lover.

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