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Metropolis

Author: Thomas Elsaesser
Publisher: London : BFI Pub., 2000.
Series: BFI film classics, 54.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume explores the cultural phenomenon of Metropolis, its different versions, its changing meanings, and its role as a storehouse of database of the 20th century.
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Named Person: Fritz Lang; Fritz Lang; Fritz Lang
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Elsaesser
ISBN: 0851707777 9780851707778
OCLC Number: 45339379
Credits: Directed by Fritz Lang.
Description: 87 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: Introduction: 'Metropolis' forever, more than ever --
The myth of its origins, the origins of its myth --
The UFA-crew --
A ruin-in-progress: release versions and restorations --
Interpreting 'Metropolis': reading for the plot --
'Metropolis', moroder and sound.
Series Title: BFI film classics, 54.
Responsibility: Thomas Elsaesser.
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