The Resource The complete Metropolis, directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou ; a film of Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung in co-operation with ZDF and ARTE

The complete Metropolis, directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou ; a film of Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung in co-operation with ZDF and ARTE

Label
The complete Metropolis
Title
The complete Metropolis
Statement of responsibility
directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou ; a film of Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung in co-operation with ZDF and ARTE
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In 2026, the rich rule over the poor, who live underground. One man tries to bridge the gap between the two classes. In July 2008 a complete copy of the film was discovered with an additional 25 minutes of lost footage that had not been seen since the film's premiere in 1927. After years of restoration the sci-fi epic was re-released in theaters in 2010 as The Complete Metropolis
Related
Cataloging source
CSO
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Metropolis (Motion picture : 1927)
Credits note
Photographed by Karl Freund, Günther Rittau ; music by Gottfried Huppertz
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles and music score
LC call number
PN1997
PerformerNote
Alfred Abel, Brigette Helm, Gustav Fröhlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1976
  • 1888-1954
  • 1879-1937
  • 1908-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lang, Fritz
  • Harbou, Thea von
  • Abel, Alfred
  • Helm, Brigitte
  • Fröhlich, Gustav
  • Klein-Rogge, Rudolf
  • Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
148
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  • Harbou, Thea von
  • Harbou, Thea von
  • Social classes
  • Social conflict
  • Social classes
  • Social conflict
Technique
live action
Label
The complete Metropolis, directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou ; a film of Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung in co-operation with ZDF and ARTE
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Nov. 16, 2010
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • Special features: original 1927 score by Gottfried Huppertz, performed by the Rundfunk Symphony Orchestra, Berlin conducted by Frank Strobel, and presented in 5.1 stereo surround ; "Voyage to Metropolis," a 50-minute documentary on the making and restoration of the film ; interview with Paula Felix-Didier, curator of the Museo del Cine, Buenos Aires, where the missing footage was discovered ; 2010 re-release trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Metropolis (ca. 149 min.) ; Disc 2. Voyage to Metropolis [ca. 55 min. ; 2010 ; Script and direction, Artem Demenok ; editor, Michael Auer ; directors of photography, Michael Boomers, Oleg Stinski ; narrator, Daniel May ; A production of Transit Film GmbH, in co-production with Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Foundation ; commissioned by SWR, in cooperation with ARTE] -- Interview with Paula Félix-Didier [ca. 9 min. ; 2010 ; Interviewed by Rodrigo Brendão ; photographed by Filipe Bessa ; [produced by] Kino International Corp.] -- 2010 theatrical trailer
Control code
ocn971008888
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format, Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329069025
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K690
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; 1.33:1, Dolby digital 5.1 or stereo.; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The complete Metropolis, directed by Fritz Lang ; screenplay by Thea von Harbou ; a film of Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung in co-operation with ZDF and ARTE
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Release date: Nov. 16, 2010
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1927
  • Special features: original 1927 score by Gottfried Huppertz, performed by the Rundfunk Symphony Orchestra, Berlin conducted by Frank Strobel, and presented in 5.1 stereo surround ; "Voyage to Metropolis," a 50-minute documentary on the making and restoration of the film ; interview with Paula Felix-Didier, curator of the Museo del Cine, Buenos Aires, where the missing footage was discovered ; 2010 re-release trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1. Metropolis (ca. 149 min.) ; Disc 2. Voyage to Metropolis [ca. 55 min. ; 2010 ; Script and direction, Artem Demenok ; editor, Michael Auer ; directors of photography, Michael Boomers, Oleg Stinski ; narrator, Daniel May ; A production of Transit Film GmbH, in co-production with Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Foundation ; commissioned by SWR, in cooperation with ARTE] -- Interview with Paula Félix-Didier [ca. 9 min. ; 2010 ; Interviewed by Rodrigo Brendão ; photographed by Filipe Bessa ; [produced by] Kino International Corp.] -- 2010 theatrical trailer
Control code
ocn971008888
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format, Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (148 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329069025
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
K690
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD; 1.33:1, Dolby digital 5.1 or stereo.; NTSC
Video recording format
DVD
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