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The Golem [videorecording] : how he came into the world / Transit Film, Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung ; Union-Film ; directed by Paul Wegener, Carl Boese ; screenplay, Paul Wegener.

Other records:
Edition:
Restored authorized ed.
Publication:
New York, NY : Kino on Video, c2002.
Format/Description:
Archive
1 videodisc (86 min.) : si., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Subjects:
Judah Loew ben Bezalel, approximately 1525-1609 -- Legends.
Golem -- Drama.
Czech drama -- 20th century -- Film adaptations.
Legends, Jewish.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Motion pictures, German.
Silent films.
Language:
Silent with musical score and English intertitles.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; stereo.
Summary:
Story is set in medieval Prague. The Rabbi gives life to the Golem who falls in love with the Rabbi's daughter and brings fear to the emperor's court. He is destroyed by an innocent child. Based on the legend of the Golem, a popular figure in Jewish tradition.
Participant:
Paul Wegener, Albert Steinrück, Lyda Salmonova, Ernst Deutsch, Hans Sturm.
Credits:
Camera, Karl Freund; music, Aljoscha Zimmermann.
Notes:
Videodisc release of the silent motion picture produced in 1920.
"Pictures based on events in an old chronicle by Paul Wegener, five chapters"--Opening title frames.
"This Kino on Video edition was restored by the Cineteca del Comune di Bologne at the laboratories of L'Immagine Ritrovata."--Container.
Special: excerpt of Julien Duvivier's 1936 film: Le Golem; scene comparison, featuring excerpts of F.W. Murnau's Faust (1926), and Chayim Bloch's book The Golem (1925); gallery of photographs and artwork.
Aspect ratio 1.33:1.
Local notes:
Freedman Archive Collection. Disc V0170.
Contributor:
Wegener, Paul Hermann, 1874-1948. , Director, Screenwriter, Actor
Boese, Carl, 1887-1958. , Director
Steinrück, Albert. , Actor
Salmonova, Lyda. , Actor
Deutsch, Ernst, 1890-1969. , Actor
Zimmerman, Aljoscha. , Composer
Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung. , Producer
UFA (Firm). , Producer
Transit Film. , Producer
Kino International Corporation. , Distributor
Robert and Molly Freedman Jewish Music Archive.
OCLC:
50908393
Publisher Number:
738329025526
K255 Kino on Video
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