Caravaggio [videorecording] / the British Film Institute presents, in association with Nicholas Ward-Jackson, a film by Derek Jarman ; produced by Sarah Radclyffe ; directed by Derek Jarman ; screenplay by Derek Jarman ; executive producer, Colin MacCabe ; a B.F.I. production in association with Channel Four Television.

[New York, NY] : Zeit geist Films, [2008]
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi da, 1573-1610 -- Drama.
Painters -- Italy -- Drama.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
In English with English subtitles for the hearing impaired.
System Details:
DVD ; NTSC, region 1 ; Dolby Digital 2.0 ; enhanced for 16x9 televisions ; restored anamorphic transfer created from hi-def elements ; dual layer.
Jarman's gorgeously sensual re-imagining of the volatile life of the 17th-century painter through his brilliant, nearly blasphemous paintings and his rampant flirtations with the underworld.
Nigel Terry, Sean Bean, Garry Cooper, Dexter Fletcher, Spencer Leigh, Tilda Swinton, Nigel Davenport, Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gough.
Film editor, George Akers ; costume designer, Sandy Powell ; production designer, Christopher Hobbs ; photography, Gabriel Beristain ; original music composed by Simon Fisher Turner ; writer, Suso Cecchi D'Amico [uncredited].
From an original idea by Nicholas Ward-Jackson.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1986.
Special features: Commentary by cinematographer Gabriel Beristain; Interviews (with actress Tilda Swinton, actor Nigel Terry, production designer Christopher Hobbs, Derek Jarman in conversation with Simon Field); Derek Jarman audio interview; Galleries (storyboard, notebook, production photo and design sketches); Theatrical trailer. Liner notes by film critic/producer Colin MacCabe.
Jarman, Derek, 1942-1994, film director, screenwriter., Director, Screenwriter
Ward-Jackson, Nicholas, film producer., Producer
Radclyffe, Sarah, 1950- film producer., Producer
Cecchi d'Amico, Suso, screenwriter., Screenwriter
MacCabe, Colin, film producer, writer of added text., Producer, Writer of added text
Terry, Nigel, actor, interviewee (expression), Actor, Interviewee
Bean, Sean, actor., Actor
Cooper, Garry, 1955- actor., Actor
Fletcher, Dexter, 1966- actor., Actor
Leigh, Spencer, 1963- actor., Actor
Swinton, Tilda, actor, interviewee (expression), Actor, Interviewee
Davenport, Nigel, actor., Actor
Coltrane, Robbie, actor., Actor
Gough, Michael, 1916-2011, actor., Actor
Akers, George (Film editor) , Editor
Powell, Sandy, costume designer., Costume designer
Hobbs, Christopher, 1945- production designer., Production designer
Ward-Jackson, Nicholas. , Author
Beristain, Gabriel, director of photography, commentator., Cinematographer, Commentator
Turner, Simon Fisher, composer (expression), Composer
British Film Institute. , Producer
Channel Four (Great Britain) , Producer
Zeitgeist Films. , Distributor
Publisher Number:
Z1101 Zeitgeist Films