The element of crime

Book Cover
Average Rating
[Place of publication not identified] : Criterion Collection, 2000.
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Adult DVDs (1st floor Audio/Video)
1 available


Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...


LocationCall NumberStatus
Adult DVDs (1st floor Audio/Video)DVD ELEOn Shelf

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

More Details



General Note
Title from container.
General Note
Originally issued as a motion picture in 1984.
General Note
Special features: Widescreen digital transfer, enhanced for 16x9 televisions ; Stig Björkman's 52 minute docutmentary, Tranceformer: a portrait of Lars von Trier (1997) with optional English subtitles ; trailer ; optional subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired, in English ; RSDL dual layer edition.
Creation/Production Credits
Screenplay, Lars von Trier & Niels V�rsel ; editor and sound editor, Tómas Gislason ; music composed and conducted by Bo Holten ; translated by Walraut Andersen ; performed by Sonja Kehler.
Michael Elphick, Esmond Knight, Meme Lai, Jerold Welss, Ahmed El Shenawi, Astrid Henning-Jensen, János Herskó, Preben Leerdorff-Rye, Gotha Anderson, Lars von Trier.
The story of an exiled ex-cop who returns to his old beat to catch a serial killer preying on young girls. Set in Germany, the film is shot in sepia tones with brilliant blue flashes.
System Details
DVD ; Dolby Digital mono.
Closed captioned.

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Trier, L. v., Holst, P., Elphick, M., Knight, E., Lai, M., V�rsel, N., Gislason, T., Holten, B., & Björkman, S. (2000). The element of crime . Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lars von Trier et al.. 2000. The Element of Crime. [Place of publication not identified]: Criterion Collection.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Lars von Trier et al.. The Element of Crime [Place of publication not identified]: Criterion Collection, 2000.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Trier, Lars von, et al. The Element of Crime Criterion Collection, 2000.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.