Video/Film , DVD in English


produced by Greg Klymkiw and Tracy Traeger ; story by George Toles ; screenplay by George Toles and Guy Maddin ; directed by Guy Maddin ; produced with the participation of Telefilm Canada ; Careful Productions Inc., a Zeitgeist Release film.
  • New York, NY : Kino International Corp. ©2000.
  • 1 videodisc (160 min.) : sound, colored ; 4 3/4 in.
  • DVD (NTSC region 1).
  • Director of photography/editor, Guy Maddin ; Jeff Solylo, art director ; music by John McCulloch.
  • Cast: Kyle McCulloch, Gosia Dobrowoiska, Sarah Neville, Paul Cox, Brent Neale.
  • The Alpine village of Tolzbad is a hotbed of repressed desires, Oedipal angst, and sibling rivalry. When a young man's incestuous dream is added to the equation, a calamity of suicides, ghostly visions, forbidden romances and murder occurs.
Other information
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
  • Includes optional feature length commentary on separate audio track by Guy Maddin and George Toles.
  • With: Guy Maddin: Waiting for twilight -- a 60 minute documentary about Guy Maddin and his work, 1997.
Publisher's number
  • K184 DVD Kino On Video
Identifying numbers
  • UPC: 738329018429
  • OCLC: 45752327