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Weimar cinema : an essential guide to classic films of the era / edited by Noah Isenberg.

New York ; Chichester : Columbia University Press, c2009.

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  • Title:
    Weimar cinema : an essential guide to classic films of the era / edited by Noah Isenberg.
  • Contributor: Noah William Isenberg
  • Subjects: Motion pictures -- Germany -- History -- 20th century; Silent films -- Germany -- History and criticism;
    Dewey: 791.43094309042
  • Publication Details: New York ; Chichester : Columbia University Press, c2009.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Suggestion, hypnosis, and crime : Robert Wiene's The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1920) / Of monsters and magicians : Paul Wegener's The golem : how he came into the world (1920) / Movies, money, and mystique : Joe May's early Weimar blockbuster, The Indian tomb (1921) / No end to Nosferatu (1922) / Fritz Lang's Dr. Mabuse, the gambler (1922) : grand enunciator of the Weimar era / Who gets the last laugh? : old age and generational change in F.W. Murnau's The last laugh (1924) / Inflation and devaluation : gender, space, and economics in G.W. Pabst's The joyless street (1925) / Tradition as intellectual montage : F.W. Murnau's Faust (1926) / Metropolis (1927) : city, cinema, modernity / Berlin, symphony of a great city (1927) : city, image, sound / Surface sheen and charged bodies : Louise Brooks as Lulu in Pandora's box (1929) / The bearable lightness of being : People on Sunday (1930) / National cinemas/international film culture : The blue Angel (1930) in multiple language versions / Coming out of the uniform : political and sexual emancipation in Leontine Sagan's Mädchen in uniform (1931) / Fritz Lang's M (1931) : an open case / Whose revolution? The subject of Kuhle Wampe (1932) /
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780231130547 (cased) : £47.00; ISBN 0231130546 (cased) : £47.00; ISBN 9780231130554 (pbk.) : £16.00; ISBN 0231130554 (pbk.) : £16.00; ISBN 9780231503853 (ebk.) : £47.00; ISBN 0231503857 (ebk.) : £47.00; BNB GBA8B1462; System number 014759901
  • Notes: Formerly CIP.
    Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
    Bibliography note: Includes filmography: p. [331]-339.
  • Physical Description: viii, 360 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Series: Film and culture series
  • Shelfmark(s): Document Supply m09/.13673
    General Reference Collection YC.2009.a.7390
  • UIN: BLL01014759901

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