Wings of desire
Based on poems by Rainer Maria Rilke.
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|Summary:||Based on poems by Rainer Maria Rilke.|
A romantic fantasy about an angel who wishes he were mortal and is willing to fall from the sky if it means a chance to fall in love. Set in modern day Berlin, the film follows angel Damiel's path from heavenly flight to earthly delight in a manner that's comical, touching and entertaining.
|Item Description:||Originally released as a motion picture in 1987.|
Special features: Audio commentary with director Wim Wenders and actor Peter Falk ; 'Angels among us' documentary ; interactive map ; deleted scenes with director's commentary ; original advertising and artwork ; original theatrical trailers.
|Physical Description:||1 videodisc (128 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Format:||DVD format, region 1, widescreen presentation; Dolby stereo surround.|
|Audience:||MPAA rating: PG-13.|
|Awards:||Best director-Cannes Festival, 1987.|
|Production Credits:||Director of photography, Henri Alekan ; editor, Peter Pryzgodda ; music, Jürgen Knieper ; production designer, Heidi Lüdi.|