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Title Das cabinet des Dr. Caligari [videorecording] : ein filmspiel in 6 Akten / von Carl Mayer und Hans Janowitz ; hergestellt von der DECLA film-gesellschaft Berlin ; regie, Robert Wiene.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Kino Classics, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    CAB    DUE 11-21-20
Description 1 videodisc (77 min.) : sound, black and white (color tinted) ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Note "4K restoration scanned from the (mostly) preserved camera negative at the German Federal Film Archive."--container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1920.
Bonus features: Booklet essay by Kristin Thompson; Caligari: how horror came to the cinema (documentary, 52 min.); additional music score by Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky; image gallery; restoration demonstrations.
Credits Photographer, Willy Hameister ; art direction, Hermann Warm, Walter Reimann, Walter Röhring.
Cast Werner Krauss, Conrad Veidt, Friedrich Fehér, Lil Dagover, Hans Heinz v. Twardowski, Rudolph Lettinger.
Summary Two men on a park bench discuss the story of Cesare, a sleep-walking circus performer under the control of the murderous Dr. Caligari. But all, of course, is not quite as it seems. Silent film from 1920.
System Details DVD, region 1, NTSC, fullscreen (1.33:1 aspect ratio).
Language Silent with German intertitles and optional English subtitles and 2 added musical scores.
Subject Sleepwalking -- Drama.
Circus performers -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama
Hypnotism and crime -- Drama.
Genre/Form Horror films
Fiction films
Silent films
Silent films -- Germany.
Feature films
Expressionist films.
Feature films -- Germany.
Added Author Wiene, Robert film director.
Mayer, Carl, 1894-1944, screenwriter.
Janowitz, Hans screenwriter.
Veidt, Conrad, 1893-1943, actor.
Krauss, Werner, 1884-1959, actor.
Feher, Friedrich actor.
Dagover, Lil actor.
DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid composer (expression)
Decla Film-Gesellschaft production company.
Kino Classics (Firm) film distributor.
Note Title on container: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Added Title Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (Motion picture)
Cabinet des Dr. Caligari (Motion picture). English.
Caligari: how horror came to the cinema.
Standard No. 738329151423
Music No. K1514 Kino Classics

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