Both utterly compelling films going straight for your brain and throat.

It discusses his approach to his art and life's work in great detail. Carl Theodor Dreyer Set (Day of Wrath / Ordet / Gertrud / My Metier) (The Criterion Collection). Please try again. Extensive interviews with collaborators and actors provide fresh insight into the life and work of one of cinema's great masters. One of the key pieces of writing on the films of Dreyer, came from the director and film critic, Paul Schrader. The documentary disc supplied with this set is truly wonderful. The Carl Theodor Dreyer Collection (Blu-ray), Become a BFI Member and get 15% off Shop orders, Newly remastered High Definition presentations of all Dreyer films, Alternative English and Danish inter-title versions of, Jørgen Roos archive (1949-65, 8 mins): a selection of Dreyer-related archival film material, DR Danish television archive (1965-68, 13 mins): rare Dreyer footage and interviews with collaborators, Booklet essays by Casper Tybjerg, Philip Kemp, Ilona Halberstadt, Philip Horne, Tom Milne and Nick Wrigley.

Revisado en Reino Unido el 18 de enero de 2019, Revisado en Reino Unido el 19 de junio de 2020, Revisado en Francia el 9 de septiembre de 2018. Interviews with Dreyer's collaborators provide the backbone of My Metier, but it is Jensen's visual approach--building layered images from photographs, manuscripts, and film clips--that explores and responds to Dreyer's movies in subtle but powerful ways. Dreyer Interviewed by Julian Jebb (1965, 8 mins): rare BBC archive film of Dreyer Carl Th. His movies are noted for their emotional austerity and slow, stately pacing. Ida, the put-upon wife, subjected to the tyrannies of her boorish husband in 1925’s Master of the House, is the first of the major female characters to appear in Dreyer’s work. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The challenges continued with their second collaboration a decade later, with the filmmaker’s unrealised wish to shoot the entirety of Gertrud in a single, unbroken take. Buy this BFI boxset with confidence. The author of "La passion de Jeanne D'Arc" has finally seen from heaven how his five best masterpieces are avaliable for every person in the world. Framed against white backgrounds, stripped of the all but the essential, the penetrating emotional effect – and intensity – is finally devastating. Early Murnau - Five Films (Schloß Vogelöd, Phantom, Der Letzte Mann, The Grand Duke's Finances… by Emil Jannings Blu-ray $38.06. Just one of the many short films that Dreyer wrote and directed, seven of which are included in the new box set. The Criterion Collection is proud to present this in-depth study of Dreyer's life and work for the first time on home video. Putting the lie to the term “organized religion,” Ordet (The Word) is a challenge to simple facts and dogmatic orthodoxy. The documentary DVD that accompanies this set is worth the price of the collection.

The fourth disc in the set presents the masterful 1995 documentary on Dreyer by Danish filmmaker Torben Skødt Jensen, Carl Th. Reviewed in the United States on August 28, 2001. For the best experience on our site, be sure to turn on Javascript in your browser. Taken on to keep the money coming in while he prepared for his features, those made for Dansk Kulturfilm in the late 1940s – such as this public information film about the symptoms of cancer – while not without interest, really served as a means to an end.