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The Resource The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, Decla Film-Gesellschaft production ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene

The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, Decla Film-Gesellschaft production ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene

Label
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts
Title
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Title remainder
a film in six acts
Statement of responsibility
Decla Film-Gesellschaft production ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
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
Related
Cataloging source
BIB
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photographed by Willy Hameister ; music, Timothy Brock ; reconstructed by the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv of Germany
Language note
Silent films with English title cards and musical accompaniment
PerformerNote
Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Fehér, Lil Dagover, Hans Hainz v. Twardowsky, Rudolph Lettinger. Genuine: Fern Andra
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1944
  • 1884-1959
  • 1893-1943
  • 1893-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wiene, Robert
  • Mayer, Carl
  • Janowitz, Hans
  • Krauss, Werner
  • Veidt, Conrad
  • Feher, Friedrich
  • Dagover, Lil
  • Brock, Timothy
  • Andra, Fern
  • Bundesarchiv (Germany)
  • Decla Film-Gesellschaft
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
75
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sleepwalking
  • Hypnotism
  • Hypnotism and crime
  • Murder
Technique
live action
Label
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, Decla Film-Gesellschaft production ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919
  • Special features include: 43-minute condensation of Robert Wiene's "Genuine : the tale of a vampire" (1920); behind-the-scenes footage of Robert Wiene on the set of I.N.R.I.; two musical scores to choose from; gallery of more than 40 photos, posters and production sketches; excerpt with original german intertitles ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
50805098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored authorized edition
Extent
1 videodisc (74 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
738329025427
Other physical details
silent, color tinted with black and white segments
Publisher number
K254
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: Copy 1: Public performance rights purchased
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, Decla Film-Gesellschaft production ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919
  • Special features include: 43-minute condensation of Robert Wiene's "Genuine : the tale of a vampire" (1920); behind-the-scenes footage of Robert Wiene on the set of I.N.R.I.; two musical scores to choose from; gallery of more than 40 photos, posters and production sketches; excerpt with original german intertitles ; scene selections
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
50805098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored authorized edition
Extent
1 videodisc (74 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other control number
738329025427
Other physical details
silent, color tinted with black and white segments
Publisher number
K254
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format
Terms governing use
Bates: Copy 1: Public performance rights purchased
Video recording format
DVD

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