|aInsomnia |h [videorecording] /|cAlcon Entertainment presents a Witt/Thomas Section Eight production ; producers, Paul Junger Witt, Edward L. McDonnell, Broderick Johnson, Andrew A. Kosove ; screenplay writer, Hillary Seitz ; director, Christopher Nolan.
|aBurbank, CA :|bWarner Home Video ;|aTaipei :|bZhong Yi,|c.
|a1 videodisc (118 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aBased on the film "Insomnia" directed by Erik Skjoldbjarg; written by Nikolaj Frobenius and Erik Skjoldbjarg.
|aSpecial features: additional scenes with optional director's commentary; commentary by director Christopher Nolan in order of shooting sequence; commentary with Hilary Swank, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Dody Dorn, cinematographer Wally Pfister and screenwriter Hillary Seitz; "Day for night": making-of documentary; "180?": a conversation with Nolan and star Al Pacino; "In the fog": cinematography and production design; eyes wide open: the insomniac's world; stills gallery; theatrical trailer.
|aDirector of photography, Wally Pfister ; editor, Dody Dorn ; music, David Julyan ; costume designer, Tish Monaghan ; production designer, Nathan Crowley.
|aAl Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Maura Tierney, Martin Donovan, Nicky Katt, Paul Dooley.
|aCrime never sleeps and neither does the veteran LAPD homicide detective invited to Nightmute, Alaska to head a murder investigation there. He finds the investigation disrupted by an ever-shining midnight sun that wreaks sleep-depriving havoc on his body clock. As his consciousness becomes more unstable, he is nagged by a sense of personal guilt over a second crime that might just be real.