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An angel at my table [DVD] : a trilogy
by Criterion Collection ; [Irvington, NY] : by New Line Home Entertainment, [United States] :
1 videodisc (158 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + booklet (35,  p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Based on the autobiographies of Janet Frame.
Originally broadcast on television in 1990.
Special features: new high-definition digital transfer; audio commentary featuring Campion and Dryburgh; a documentary about the making; theatrical trailer; audio interview with Janet Frame, from 1983; photo gallery; a new essay by film critic Amy Taubin and reprinted excerpts from Frame's autobiography, which formed the basis of the film.
Pt. I. To the Is-Land. -- Pt. II. An Angel at my table. -- Pt. III. The Envoy from mirror city.
Director of photography, Stuart Dryburgh ; co-producer, John Maynard ; editor, Veronika Haussler ; music, Don McGlashan.
Kerry Fox, Alexia Keogh, Karen Fergusson, Iris Churn, Kevin J. Wilson.
The true-life story of Janet Frame, New Zealand's most distinguished author. The film follows Frame along her inspiring journey, from a poverty-stricken childhood to a misdiagnosis of schizophrenia and electroshock therapy to, finally, literary fame.
DVD; Dolby digital, English 5.1.