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Title Mitt liv som hund = My life as a dog / Janus Films ; Svensk Filmidustri visar ; produktion, Svensk Filmindustri, Filmteknik ; regi, Lasse Hallström ; manus, Lasse Hallström .. [and others] ; producent, Waldemar Bergendahl..

Publication Info. [Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection, 2003.
1985.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 Cheshire Public Library - Lobby  DVD FOREIGN FILM MY    Check Shelf
 South Windsor Public Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD MY LIFE AS A DOG    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Balcony  AV DVD 839 SM995M    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Media Room  DVD FOREIGN MY    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - DVDs  DVD M    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in..
Series Criterion Collection ; 178
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 178.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 1985.
Based on the novel by Reidar Jönsson.
Special features: Shall we go to my or your place or each go home alone? (1973), a 52 min. film by Lasse Hallström ; New video interview with Hallström ; Reflections on My life as a dog by Kurt Vonnegut, and an essay by film critic Michael Atkinson ; Original theatrical trailer.
Credits Cinematographer, Jörgen Persson ; editors, Christer Furubrand ... [et al.] ; original music, Björn Isfält.
Cast Anton Glanzelius, Tomas von Brömssen, Anki Liden, Melinda Kinnaman, Kicki Rundgren.
Summary Ingemar is a working-class 12-year old boy who is sent to live with his uncle after his mother falls ill. There, he takes refuge from his troubles with the help of the town's warmhearted eccentrics. A bittersweet evocation of the struggles and joys of childhood and the pains of coming-of-age.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD; widescreen 1.66:1) presentation; Dolby digital mono.
Awards Golden Globes, USA, 1988 (Best Foreign Language Film).
Language Swedish dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Working class families -- Drama.
Children -- Sweden -- Drama.
Bildungsromans.
Eccentrics and eccentricities -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Added Author Hallström, Lasse.
Jönsson, Reidar, 1944-
Glanzélius, Anton, 1975-
Brömssen, Tomas von, 1943-
Lidén, Anki.
Kinnaman, Melinda, 1972-
Rundgren, Kicki.
Jönsson, Reidar, 1944- Mitt liv som hund.
Janus Films.
Svensk filmindustri.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Note Title on container: My life as a dog
Standard No. 037429173527
ISBN 0780026217
Music No. MYL010 Criterion Collection
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