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

The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, Decla Film-Gesellschaft Berlin ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; 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
Decla Film-Gesellschaft Berlin ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Artistic director
Cinematographer
Composer
Director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • zxx
  • eng
  • ger
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 ; art direction, Hermann Warm, Walter Reimann, Walter Röhrig ; new music, Timothy Brock. Genuine: Camera by Willy Hameister ; script by Carl Mayer ; set design by Walter Reimman & Cesar Klein
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 Fehér, Lil Dagover, Hans Hainz v. Twardowsky, Rudolph Lettinger. Genuine: Fern Andra, Hans Heinrich von Twardowski
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1944.
  • 1889-1938.
  • 1889?-1976.
  • 1887-1936.
  • 1897-1945.
  • 1876-1954.
  • 1884-1959.
  • 1893-1943.
  • 1898-1958.
  • 1865-1937.
  • 1893-1974.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wiene, Robert.
  • Mayer, Carl
  • Janowitz, Hans.
  • Hameister, Willy
  • Warm, Hermann
  • Reimann, Walter
  • Röhrig, Walter
  • Klein, César
  • Brock, Timothy.
  • Sosin, Donald.
  • Viertblöck, Rainer
  • Krauss, Werner
  • Veidt, Conrad
  • Feher, Friedrich.
  • Dagover, Lil.
  • Twardowski, Hans Heinrich von
  • Lettinger, Rudolph
  • Andra, Fern
  • Decla Film-Gesellschaft
  • Bundesarchiv (Germany)
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
75
Series statement
German expressionism collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • German Language Films
  • Sleepwalking
  • Hypnotism
  • Hypnotism and crime
  • Murder
  • Hypnotism
  • Hypnotism and crime
  • Murder
  • Sleepwalking
Technique
live action
Label
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, Decla Film-Gesellschaft Berlin ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919. Reconstructed by the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv of Germany in 2002
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" film 43 minute condensation directed by Robert Wiene (1920). "Behind the scenes of Robert Wiene" footage on the set of I.N.R.I. (1923); Two musical scores by Donald Sosin and Rainer Viertblöck; Gallery of photos, posters, designs Excerpt with original German intertitles
Control code
ocm50805098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored authorized ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (74 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 738329025427
  • 0738329025427
Other physical details
silent, color tinted with black and white segments
Publisher number
K254
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The cabinet of Dr. Caligari : a film in six acts, Decla Film-Gesellschaft Berlin ; written by Carl Mayer and Hans Janowitz ; directed by Robert Wiene
Publication
Note
Originally produced in Germany as motion pictures in 1919. Reconstructed by the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv of Germany in 2002
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" film 43 minute condensation directed by Robert Wiene (1920). "Behind the scenes of Robert Wiene" footage on the set of I.N.R.I. (1923); Two musical scores by Donald Sosin and Rainer Viertblöck; Gallery of photos, posters, designs Excerpt with original German intertitles
Control code
ocm50805098
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Restored authorized ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (74 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 738329025427
  • 0738329025427
Other physical details
silent, color tinted with black and white segments
Publisher number
K254
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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