The Resource Cowards bend the knee, Zeitgeist Films and the Power Plant present ; written and directed by Guy Maddin ; produced by Philip Monk, (DVD)

Cowards bend the knee, Zeitgeist Films and the Power Plant present ; written and directed by Guy Maddin ; produced by Philip Monk, (DVD)

Label
Cowards bend the knee
Title
Cowards bend the knee
Statement of responsibility
Zeitgeist Films and the Power Plant present ; written and directed by Guy Maddin ; produced by Philip Monk
Title variation
Blue hands
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Guy Maddin, hockey player for the Winnipeg Maroons, takes his pregnant girlfriend to a beauty salon that moonlights as an abortion clinic and leaves her (mid-procedure) for the salon owner's daughter. He then discovers that his new girlfriend can't be with a man until she avenges her father's murder
Cataloging source
BKX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographer, Guy Maddin ; editor, John Gurdebeke
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813/.54
Intended audience
Not rated
Intended audience source
Zeitgeist Films
Language note
Silent with English intertitles
LC call number
PN1997.3
LC item number
C69 2005
PerformerNote
Darcy Fehr, Melissa Dionisio, Tara Birtwhistle, Henry Mogatas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1974-
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fehr, Darcy
  • Dionisio, Melissa
  • Birtwhistle, Tara
  • Mogatas, Henry
  • Maddin, Guy
  • Monk, Philip
  • Gurdebeke, John
  • Zeitgeist Films
  • Power Plant (Art gallery)
Runtime
64
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Murder
  • Abortion services
  • Beauty operators
  • Hockey players
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Cowards bend the knee, Zeitgeist Films and the Power Plant present ; written and directed by Guy Maddin ; produced by Philip Monk, (DVD)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from a ten-part peephole installation released in 2003
  • Special features: audio commentary by Guy Maddin ; Love-Chaunt workbooks ; behind-the-scenes for The brand upon the brain ; photo archive ; artistic statement ; chracter sketches ; missing script excerpt ; essay "A note on hands"
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Control code
  • a330803
  • ocm61680178
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc
Other control number
795975106832
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
av00063759
Publisher number
Z1068
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Cowards bend the knee, Zeitgeist Films and the Power Plant present ; written and directed by Guy Maddin ; produced by Philip Monk, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Adapted from a ten-part peephole installation released in 2003
  • Special features: audio commentary by Guy Maddin ; Love-Chaunt workbooks ; behind-the-scenes for The brand upon the brain ; photo archive ; artistic statement ; chracter sketches ; missing script excerpt ; essay "A note on hands"
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
not applicable
Control code
  • a330803
  • ocm61680178
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format.
Extent
1 videodisc
Other control number
795975106832
Other physical details
sd., col.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
av00063759
Publisher number
Z1068
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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