|aPelle the conqueror|h[videorecording] /|ca Per Holst Production in cooperation with the Swedish Film Industry ; a Bille August film ; written and directed by Bille August.
|aTaipei :|bDong Hui,|c2004.
|a1 videodisc (149 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aTitle from container.
|aOriginally released as a motion picture in 1988.
|aBased on the novel by Martin Andersen Nexo.
|aMax Von Sydow, Pelle Hvenegaard.
|aA boat filled with Swedish immigrants comes to the Danish island of Bornholm at the end of the 19th Century. Lasse and his son Pelle find work on a farm, but are treated very poorly. Pelle is determined to make a better life.
|aMPAA rating: PG-13.
|aDVD; Dolby Digital, English 5.1 and 2.0, Swedish 2.0.
|aIncludes original Swedish and dubbed English language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English.
|aAcademy Award, 1989: Best foreign language film.