George Schnéevoigt directed this epic drama of a young woman’s coming of age. The film features Mona Mårtenson (Laila), Tryggve Larssen, Peter Malberg, Henry Gleditsch and Harald Schwenzen.
2011 DVD edition
Laila (1929), black & white, 145 minutes, not rated.
Flicker Alley, FA0019,
UPC 6-17311-67629-1, ISBN 1-8939-6762-X.
One single-sided, dual-layered, Region 0NTSC DVD disc, 1.33: 1 aspect ratio image in full-frame 4:3 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, Norwegian language intertitles, English, French and Spanish language subtitles, 27 chapter stops; standard DVD keepcase, $29.95.
Release date: 16 May 2011
Country of origin: USA
This DVD edition features a new video transfer of 35mm print material.
The film is presented with musical accompaniment performed on piano by Robert Israel.
The disc’s supplemental material includes an illustrated essay by Casper Tyberg, a diary manuscript by film actor Tryggve Larssen, a collection of production photos, and biographical information of actors and production personnel.
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