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Uniform Title Germania, anno zero (Motion picture)
Title Deutschland im Jahre Null [videorecording] / Union Générale Cinématographique, UGC, und Tever Film ; Einen Film von Roberto Rossellini ; Max Colpet arbeitete am Bildschnitt und dem Dialog mit Max Colpet und Carlo Lizzani.

Imprint [Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2009]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    G GER    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (73 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Series The Criterion collection ; 499
The Criterion collection ; 500
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 499.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 500.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1948 under the title Germania, anno zero.
Special features: Introduction by Roberto Rossellini (from 1963); "Italian credits and prologue" opening credits and voice-over prologue from the Italian language release; "Roberto Rossellini" 2001 documentary by Carlo Lizzani; "Letters from the front : Carlo Lizzani on Germany year zero" podium discussion with Lizzani from the 1987 Tutto Rossellini conference; "Adriano Aprà" video interview with friend and film scholar Adriano Aprà; "Paolo and Vittorio Taviani" directors Paolo and Vittorio Taviani discuss the profound influence Rossellini's films have had on them; "Roberto and Roswitha" illustrated essay by Thomas Meder on Rossellini's relationship with Roswitha Schmidt.
Credits Cinematography, Robert Juillard ; editing, Anne-Marie Findeisen ; music, Renzo Rossellini.
Cast Edmund Meschke, Ernst Pittschau, Ingetraud Hinze, Franz Krüger, Erich Gühne.
Summary Edmund, a young boy who lives amid the rubble that is Berlin after World War II, struggles and scrambles to help his family in getting food and barely survive.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital monaural.
Language German dialogue, optional English subtitles.
Subject Boys -- Germany -- Berlin -- Drama.
Germany -- Social conditions -- 1945-1955 -- Drama.
Germany -- History -- 1945-1955 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, German.
Motion pictures, Italian.
Added Author Rossellini, Roberto, 1906-1977. Director.
Kolpe, Max. Screenwriter.
Lizzani, Carlo. Screenwriter.
Juillard, Robert. Cinematographer.
Rossellini, Renzo, 1908-1982. Composer.
Meschke, Edmund. Actor.
Pittschau, Ernst, 1883-1951. Actor.
Hinzf, Ingetraud. Actor.
Grüger, Franz, 1917-1988. Actor.
Gühne, Erich. Actor.
Aprà, Adriano. Interviewee.
Taviani, Paolo, 1931- Interviewee.
Taviani, Vittorio, 1929- Interviewee.
Quandt, James, 1956- Writer of accompanying material.
Bignardi, Irene. Writer of accompanying material.
MacCabe, Colin. Writer of accompanying material.
Rosenbaum, Jonathan. Writer of accompanying material.
Meder, Thomas, 1958- Roberto and Roswitha.
U.G.C. (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Cinecittà Luce.
Note Title on container: Germany year zero
Added Title Roberto Rossellini.
Letters from the front : Carlo Lizzani on 'Germany year zero'.
ISBN 9781604652178
9781604652161 (set)
1604652160 (set)
Standard No. 715515051316 set container
Music No. CC1847D The Criterion Collection
CC1844D The Criterion Collection (set)

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