Franklin

Berlin Babylon [videorecording] / a film by Hubertus Siegert.

Publication:
Berlin : S.U.M.O. Film und Philipp Gröning Filmproduction ; Good! Movies [distributor], c2012.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([18] p. : ill.; 18 cm.)
Subjects:
Berlin (Germany) -- Buildings, structures, etc.
City planning -- Germany -- Berlin.
Urban renewal -- Germany -- Berlin.
Architecture -- Germany -- Berlin -- 20th century.
Form/Genre:
Documentary films.
Language:
German with English, French, and Spanish subtitles.
System Details:
DVD-9; PAL; region 0; Dolby Digital 5.1, 2.0; aspect ratio 16:9; DISC MAY NOT PLAY IN ALL MACHINES.
Summary:
Presented as the opening film of the 2001 Internationalen Filmfestspielen Berlin, this documentary shows the razing of structures damaged during wartime and explains the planning, design, and building of the new city center including the German Historical Museum, Potsdamer Platz, the Jewish Museum, Lehrter Central Station, the Reichstag Dome, and the Academy of Arts. Conversations with architects, politicians, city planners, and construction workers give a detailed definition of the entire scope of the project.
Participant:
Rem Koolhaas, Helmut Jahn, Renzo Piano, Günther Behnisch, Axel Schultes, Karsten Klingbeil, Wolfgang Nagel, Joseph P. Kleihues, Meinhard V. Gerkan, and Sir Norman Foster.
Credits:
Original music, Einstürzende Neubauten ; editor, Peter Przygodda.
Notes:
Originally released in 2000.
Special features: Helikopterflüge Berlin 1999, Audiokommentare von Lisa Hutton und Matthias Sauerbruch (2012), Pläne zur Stadtentwicklung.
Contributor:
Siegert, Hubertus. , Director, Producer
Przygodda, Peter. , Editor
Koolhaas, Rem. , Actor
Behnisch, Günter, 1922-2010. , Actor
Jahn, Helmut, 1940- , Actor
Philip Gröning Filmproduktion. , Producer
S.U.M.O. Film. , Producer
Einstürzende Neubauten (Musical group) , Composer
good! movies (Firm) , Distributor
OCLC:
823604652
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