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

November 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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

Details

Date:
November 21
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Organizers

The Department Of German
Tom Levin

Venue

East Pyne Hall 010