Insomnia
(Blu-ray)

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Published
[New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2014].
Format
Blu-ray
Edition
Director-approved dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition, dual-format edition.
ISBN
9781604658569, 1604658568
Physical Desc
2 videodiscs (97 min. each) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (19 pages : illustrations ; 16 cm).
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Published
[New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2014].
Edition
Director-approved dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition, dual-format edition.
Language
nor
ISBN
9781604658569, 1604658568
UPC
715515118712

Notes

General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1997.
General Note
Special features: New 4K digital restoration; New conversation between director Erik Skjoldbjærg and actor Stellan Skarsgård; Two short films by Skjoldbjærg: Near winter (1993) and Close to home (1994); Trailer; A booklet featuring and essay by critic Jonathan Romney.
General Note
Requires Blu-ray player.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Erling Thurmann-Andersen; editor, Håkon Øverås; composer, Geir Jenssen.
Participants/Performers
Stellan Skarsgård, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Bjørn Floberg, Gisken Armand, Maria Bonnevie.
Description
Stellan Skarsgard plays Jonas Engström, an enigmatic Swedish detective with a checkered past who arrives in a small town in northern Norway to investigate the death of a teenage girl. As he digs deeper into the heinous killing, his own demons and the tyrannical midnight sun begin to take a toll.
System Details
Blu-ray; region A; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0 surround sound
System Details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0 surround sound.
Language
Norwegian or Swedish dialogue with optional English subtitles.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Skjoldbjærg, E., Borgli, P. J., Backström, T., Remlov, T., Frobenius, N., Skarsgård, S., Ousdal, S. A., Floberg, B., Armand, G., Bonnevie, M., & Jenssen, G. (2014). Insomnia (Director-approved dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition, dual-format edition.). The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Erik Skjoldbjærg et al.. 2014. Insomnia. The Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Erik Skjoldbjærg et al.. Insomnia The Criterion Collection, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Skjoldbjærg, Erik, et al. Insomnia Director-approved dual-format Blu-ray and DVD special edition, dual-format edition., The Criterion Collection, 2014.

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