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The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts

Author: Robert WieneCarl MayerHans JanowitzWilly HameisterHermann WarmAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : Kino on Video, ©2002.
Series: German expressionism collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : No Linguistic Content : Restored authorized edView all editions and formats
Summary:
In the film The cabinet of Dr. Caligari, a somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of Genuine. Both films are examples of the German Expressionist movement.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Silent films
Horror films
Fiction films
Foreign films
Motion pictures, German
Drama
Expressionist films
Film excerpts
Vampire films
Horror
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Wiene; Carl Mayer; Hans Janowitz; Willy Hameister; Hermann Warm; Walter Reimann; Walter Röhrig; César Klein; Timothy Brock; Donald Sosin; Rainer Viertblöck; Werner Krauss; Conrad Veidt; Friedrich Feher; Lil Dagover; Hans Heinrich von Twardowski; Rudolph Lettinger; Fern Andra; Decla Film-Gesellschaft.; Bundesarchiv (Germany). Filmarchiv.; Kino International Corporation.
Language Note: Silent films with English title cards and musical accompaniment.
OCLC Number: 50805098
Notes: Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919. Reconstructed by the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv of Germany in 2002.
Credits: Photographed by Willy Hameister ; art direction, Hermann Warm, Walter Reimann, Walter Röhrig ; new music, Timothy Brock. Genuine: Camera by Willy Hameister ; script by Carl Mayer ; set design by Walter Reimman & Cesar Klein.
Cast: Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Fehér, Lil Dagover, Hans Hainz v. Twardowsky, Rudolph Lettinger. Genuine: Fern Andra, Hans Heinrich von Twardowski.
Description: 1 videodisc (74 min.) : si., color tinted with black and white segments ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: Special features: "Genuine: the tale of a vampire" film 43 minute condensation directed by Robert Wiene (1920). "Behind the scenes of Robert Wiene" footage on the set of I.N.R.I. (1923); Two musical scores by Donald Sosin and Rainer Viertblöck; Gallery of photos, posters, designs Excerpt with original German intertitles.
Series Title: German expressionism collection.
Other Titles: Genuine.
Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Decla Film-Gesellschaft Berlin ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene.

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In the film The cabinet of Dr. Caligari, a somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of Genuine. Both films are examples of the German Expressionist movement.
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