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The Resource Insomnia, Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas, Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Broderick Johnson, Andrew A. Kosove ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan

Insomnia, Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas, Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Broderick Johnson, Andrew A. Kosove ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan

Label
Insomnia
Title
Insomnia
Statement of responsibility
Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas, Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Broderick Johnson, Andrew A. Kosove ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan
Title variation
Insomnie
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Presenter
Production company
Production designer
Publisher
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Crime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real
Member of
Cataloging source
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Insomnia (Motion picture : 1997)
  • Insomnia (Motion picture : 2002)
  • Insomnia (Motion picture : 2002)
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Credits note
Music by David Julyan ; editor, Dody Dorn ; production designed by Nathan Crowley ; director of photography, Wally Pfister
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: R; language, some violence and brief nudity ;
  • Candian Home Video rating: 14A
Language note
English or French dialogue; optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
  • PN1997.2
  • PN1995.9.D4
LC item number
  • .I576 2002
  • I576 2002
PerformerNote
Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Maura Tierney, Martin Donovan, Nicky Katt, Paul Dooley
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1943-2018
  • 1970-
  • 1940-
  • 1951-2014
  • 1965-
  • 1957-
  • 1928-
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  • Witt, Paul Junger
  • McDonnell, Edward L.
  • Johnson, Broderick
  • Kosove, Andrew A.
  • Seitz, Hillary
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Pacino, Al
  • Williams, Robin
  • Swank, Hilary
  • Tierney, Maura
  • Donovan, Martin
  • Katt, Nicky
  • Dooley, Paul
  • Julyan, David
  • Dorn, Dody
  • Crowley, Nathan
  • Pfister, Wally
  • Alcon Entertainment (Firm)
  • Witt-Thomas Productions
  • Section Eight Ltd
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
118
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  • Homicide investigation
  • Insomnia
  • Alaska
  • Longs metrages
  • Thrillers (Films)
  • Homicide investigation
  • Insomnia
  • Alaska
  • Homicide investigation
  • Detectives
  • Insomnia
  • Feature films
Technique
live action
Label
Insomnia, Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas, Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Broderick Johnson, Andrew A. Kosove ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan
Link
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Publication
Note
  • Based on the film Insomnia directed by Erik Skjoldbjærg; written by Nikolaj Frobenius and Erik Skjoldbjærg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: additional scenes with optional director's commentary; commentary by director Christopher Nolan in order of shooting sequence; commentary with Hilary Swank, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Dody Dorn, cinematographer Wally Pfister and screenwriter Hillary Seitz; "Day for night": making-of documentary; "180°": a conversation with Nolan and star Al Pacino; "In the fog": cinematography and production design; "Eyes wide open": the insomniac's world; stills gallery; theatrical trailer; enhanced features for PC DVD-ROM drives
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm50644415
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780790771977
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392330720
  • 883929124145
  • 883929145973
  • 8539233072
  • 085392282821
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 23307
  • 3000029724
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50644415
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Insomnia, Alcon Entertainment presents ; a Witt/Thomas, Section Eight production ; produced by Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Broderick Johnson, Andrew A. Kosove ; screenplay by Hillary Seitz ; directed by Christopher Nolan
Link
Publication
Note
  • Based on the film Insomnia directed by Erik Skjoldbjærg; written by Nikolaj Frobenius and Erik Skjoldbjærg
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002
  • Special features: additional scenes with optional director's commentary; commentary by director Christopher Nolan in order of shooting sequence; commentary with Hilary Swank, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Dody Dorn, cinematographer Wally Pfister and screenwriter Hillary Seitz; "Day for night": making-of documentary; "180°": a conversation with Nolan and star Al Pacino; "In the fog": cinematography and production design; "Eyes wide open": the insomniac's world; stills gallery; theatrical trailer; enhanced features for PC DVD-ROM drives
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm50644415
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (118 min.)
Governing access note
For private home use only
Isbn
9780790771977
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085392330720
  • 883929124145
  • 883929145973
  • 8539233072
  • 085392282821
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 23307
  • 3000029724
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)50644415
System details
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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