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Olympia

Author: Leni RiefenstahlHans ErtlWalter FrentzGuzzi LantschnerWalter GronostayAll authors
Publisher: [Germany] : ArtHaus : Kinowelt Home Entertainment, ©1999.
Series: Arte Edition.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : German : Arte edView all editions and formats
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After being commissioned by the 1936 Olympic committee to create a feature film of the Berlin Olympics, Riefenstahl made a film that celebrates the human body by combining the poetry of bodies in motion with close-ups of athletes in the heat of competition. Part I, "The Festival of the People," includes the carrying of the flame from Greece, the lighting of the torch and the track-and-field events where American  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Leni Riefenstahl; Hans Ertl; Walter Frentz; Guzzi Lantschner; Walter Gronostay; Herbert Windt; Leni Riefenstahl-Produktion.; Arthaus Video (Firm); Olympia-Film GmbH.; Kinowelt Home Entertainment GmbH.
OCLC Number: 59708031
Language Note: German dialogue.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 1936-1938 documentary by Leni Riefenstahl-Produktion.
Credits: Photography Hans Ertl, Walter Frantz, Guzzi Lantschner ; music Herbert Windt, Walter Gronostay.
Description: 2 videodiscs (204 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; PAL 2.
Contents: Teil 1. Fest der Volker --
Teil 2. Fest der Schonheit.
Series Title: Arte Edition.
Other Titles: Olympia (Motion picture)
Responsibility: Arthaus und Arte Edition eine Olympia Film Produktion ein dokumentafilm von Leni Riefenstahl.

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After being commissioned by the 1936 Olympic committee to create a feature film of the Berlin Olympics, Riefenstahl made a film that celebrates the human body by combining the poetry of bodies in motion with close-ups of athletes in the heat of competition. Part I, "The Festival of the People," includes the carrying of the flame from Greece, the lighting of the torch and the track-and-field events where American runner Jessie Owens won an unprecedented four gold medals.

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