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DVD SLACKER
  
Format:
DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
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[United States] : Criterion Collection : Home Vision Entertainment, ©2004.
Description:
2 videodiscs (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book ([60] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 19 cm.)
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MPAA rating: R.
Edition:
Special ed.
Summary:
Richard Linklater's Slacker presents a day in the life of a subculture of marginal, eccentric, and overeducated citizens in and around the University of Texas; a prescient look at an emerging generation of aggressive nonparticipants.
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Special features, languages and subtitles may vary.
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Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Cinematograper, Lee Daniel ; editor, Scott Rhodes.
Richard Linklater, Rudy Basquez, Jean Caffeine, Jan Hockey, Stephan Hockey.
DVD video; region 1, 1.33:1 aspect ratio; Dolby Digital stereo.
In English ; English subtitles ; English SDH for the hearing impaired.
Named to the National Film Registry in 2012 by the Library of Congress.
Contents:
Special features: disc 1. Three audio commentaries featuring Richard Linklater and members of the cast and crew -- Casting tapes featuring select "auditions" from the over one-hundred-member cast, with an essay from production manager/casting director Anne Walker-McBay -- An early film treatment -- Home movies -- Ten-minute trailer for a documentary about the landmark Austin cafe, Les Amis, which served as location for several scenes in "Slacker" -- Stills gallery ; Disc 2. It's impossible to learn to plow by reading books (1988 ; Linklater's first full-length feature, with commentary by the director) -- Woodshock (An early short 16mm film made by Linklater and Lee Daniel in 1985) -- The Roadmap (A working script of 'Slacker' including fourteen deleted scenes and alternate takes) -- Footage from the "Slacker" tenth-anniversary reunion in Austin, Texas, in 2001 -- Slacker culture essay by Linklater -- Information about the Austin Film Society, founded in 1985 by Linklater.
ISBN:
1559409533
9781559409537
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