Waking life [videorecording] / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents The Independent Film Channel and Thousand Words presents a Flat Black Films/Detour Filmproduction ; producers, Anne Walker-McBay, Tommy Pallotta, Palmer West, Jonah Smith ; written & directed by Richard Linklater.

Video/Projected medium
  • English
  • Spanish
[Widescreen version (1.85:1)].
[United States] : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2002], c2001.
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.


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Summary note
Join Wiley Wiggins as he searches for answers to the question of whether we are sleepwalking through our waking state or wake-walking through our dreams.
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
  • Special features: Audio commentary with director Richard Linklater, Tommy Pallota, Bob Sabiston and Wiley Wiggins; audio commentary with 25+ animators addressing the animation work for the scenes that worked on; text commentary; greatest hits from the live action version; Bob Sabiston's animation software tutorial; deleted live action scenes; selections from Linklater's "audition tapes"; Sundance Channel special; short films by Sabiston (Snack and drink; Wiley Wiggins test); bios of participants and filmmakers; theatrical trailer.
Creation/​Production credits
Cinematographers, Richard Linklater, Tommy Pallotta ; animators, Jason Archer ... [et al.] ; art director, Bob Sabiston ; editor, Sandra Adair ; music, Glover Gill.
Target audience
MPAA rating: R.
System details
DVD, 5.1 Surround sound, Dolby surround sound.
Voices: Trevor Jack Brooks, Lorelie Linklater, Wiley Wiggins, Glover Gill, Lara Hicks, Ames Asbell, Leigh Mahoney, Sara Bell, Jeanine Attaway, Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy.
Language note
English or Spanish dialogue, English or French subtitles.
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Universal Product Code
  • 024543040651
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