Pelle the Conqueror: 30th Anniversary Edition
- Street Date:
- May 30th, 2017
- Movie Release Year:
- Film Movement
- 157 Minutes
- Release Country
- United States
Pelle Hvenegaard, Max von Sydow, Erik Paaske
Lasse, an elderly and widowed farmer, and his young son Pelle, join a boat-load of immigrants to escape from impoverished rural Sweden to Denmark's Baltic island of Bornholm. They are employed at a large farm in Denmark, where they are treated as the lowest of the low. It is ultimately their loving relationship which sustains them through a difficult year.
- Audio Commentary by film scholar Peter Cowie.
- Collector's Booklet with film essay by film historian and critic Terrence Rafferty, cast and crew credits, and original production stills.