The Resource German expressionism collection, (videorecording)

German expressionism collection, (videorecording)

Label
German expressionism collection
Title
German expressionism collection
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
  • Secrets of a soul : By deciphering dream symbols, a psychoanalyst is able to resolve his patient's unconscious conflicts, curing him
  • The hands of Orlac : Charts the mental disintegration of a concert pianist whose hands are amputated after a train crash and replaced with the hands of an executed murderer. When Orlac's father is murdered by the dead man's hands, Orlac begins a descent toward madness
  • The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : A somnambulist commits murders under a hypnotist's influence. Also featured is a lengthy excerpt of "Genuine : the take of a vampire" (1920)
  • Warning shadows : Psychological study of a count who is insanely jealous of the attentions his wife pays to "the lover" and various other suitors. The situation comes to a head when a showman/mesmerist puts on a "shadow play" for them all, in which their emotions and passions are mirrored
Member of
Cataloging source
HUS
Characteristic
videorecording
LC call number
PN1995.75
LC item number
.G47 2008
Runtime
348
Series statement
German expressionism collection
Technique
live action
Label
German expressionism collection, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as motion pictures 1919-1926
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Secrets of a soul (1926, 73 min.) / directed by G. W. Pabst -- The hands of Orlac (1924, 110 min.) / directed by Robert Wiene -- Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1919, 74 min.) / directed by Robert Wiene -- Warning shadows (1923, 85 min.) / directed by Authur Robinson
Control code
ocn230761456
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (348 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329059026
Other physical details
si., sd., b&w, some color tinted
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)230761456
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
German expressionism collection, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as motion pictures 1919-1926
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Secrets of a soul (1926, 73 min.) / directed by G. W. Pabst -- The hands of Orlac (1924, 110 min.) / directed by Robert Wiene -- Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1919, 74 min.) / directed by Robert Wiene -- Warning shadows (1923, 85 min.) / directed by Authur Robinson
Control code
ocn230761456
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (348 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329059026
Other physical details
si., sd., b&w, some color tinted
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)230761456
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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