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

The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; Decla Film-Gesellschaft ; 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
written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; Decla Film-Gesellschaft ; directed by Robert Wiene
Creator
Contributor
Composer
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
Member of
Cataloging source
BIB
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (Motion picture)
Credits note
Photographed by Willy Hameister ; music, Timothy Brock ; reconstructed by the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv of Germany
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
Silent films with English title cards and musical accompaniment
LC call number
PN1995.75
LC item number
.C335 2002
PerformerNote
Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Feher, Lil Dagover, Hans Hainz v. Twardowsky, Rudolph Lettinger. Genuine: Fern Andra
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1944
  • 1884-1959
  • 1893-1943
  • 1898-1958
  • 1865-1937
  • 1893-1974
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wiene, Robert
  • Mayer, Carl
  • Janowitz, Hans
  • Brock, Timothy
  • Krauss, Werner
  • Veidt, Conrad
  • Feher, Friedrich
  • Dagover, Lil
  • Twardowski, Hans Heinrich von
  • Lettinger, Rudolph
  • Andra, Fern
  • Bundesarchiv (Germany)
  • Decla Film-Gesellschaft
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
75
Series statement
German expressionism collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sleepwalking
  • Hypnotism
  • Hypnotism and crime
  • Murder
  • Motion pictures, German
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; Decla Film-Gesellschaft ; directed by Robert Wiene
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919
  • Supplemental features: 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Genuine: the tale of a vampire (1920) - directed by Robert Wiene, a 43-minute condensation ; behind the scenes footage of Robert Wiene on the set of I.N.R.I. (1923) ; two musical scores; gallery of photos, posters, designs ; excerpt with original German intertitles
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
Other control number
738329025427
Other physical details
silent, color tinted with black & white segments
Publisher number
K254
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50805098
  • (Sirsi) u2220433
  • (OCoLC)50805098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; Decla Film-Gesellschaft ; directed by Robert Wiene
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919
  • Supplemental features: 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
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Genuine: the tale of a vampire (1920) - directed by Robert Wiene, a 43-minute condensation ; behind the scenes footage of Robert Wiene on the set of I.N.R.I. (1923) ; two musical scores; gallery of photos, posters, designs ; excerpt with original German intertitles
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
Other control number
738329025427
Other physical details
silent, color tinted with black & white segments
Publisher number
K254
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm50805098
  • (Sirsi) u2220433
  • (OCoLC)50805098
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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