Weimar Cinema: MENSCHEN AM SONNTAG: EIN FILM OHNE SCHAUSPIELER EP 010

The German Department Presents:

Film Screening and Discussion
MENSCHEN AM SONNTAG:
EIN FILM OHNE SCHAUSPIELER
[PEOPLE ON SUNDAY:
A FILM WITHOUT ACTORS]

ROBERT SIODMAK & EDGAR G.ULMER, 1929; 73 MINS
Shot in semi-documentary fashion using non-professional actors, this account of a day in the life of a group of ordinary
Berliners is considered a pivotal example of late “New Objectivity.”
The 2005 restoration by the Netherlands EYE Film Institute, in German with English subtitles and a contemporary score
by Elena Kats-Chernin, will be preceded by the experimental short
POLIZEIBERICHT: ÜBERFALL
[POLICE REPORT: ACCIDENT]
ERNÖ METZNER, 1929; 21 MINS

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

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