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Weimar Silent Film Seminar

German Films 1919-1933

List of German films 1919–1933

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Films for this course in the library collection

You can find the films in the Media section on the 4th Floor of Langsam Library.

DVDs can be played on any computer. You can bring your own headset or borrow it from Langsam Media. VHS tapes can be viewed on machines outside of STRC on 400 Langsam. STRC computers can play DVDs in non-US region format.

Fritz Lang

  • Metropolis (2-disc DVD) PT2615.A62 M42 2010
  • Spione (Engl.: Spies) PT2615.A62 S652 2004 (DVD)
  • Dr. Mabuse. Der Spieler (Engl.: Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler) PN1997 .D629 2001 (DVD)
  • M (AKA Eine Stadt sucht ihren Mörder (M) PN1995.9.F67 M33 1998

Ernst Lubitsch

  • Die Puppe (Engl.: The Doll) PN1997.S42 .L47 2007 (DVD)  v.1
  • Die Austernprinzessin (Engl: The Oyster princess) PN1997.S42 .L47 2007 (DVD)  v.2
  • Sumurun PN1997.S42 .L47 2007 (DVD)  v.3 

Joe May

  • Das Indische Grambal (Engl.: The Indian Tomb) PN1997.I535 2000 (DVD)

F.W. Murnau

  • Nosferatu PN1995.9.V3 N67 2007 (DVD)
  • Faust PN1995.9.S8 F38 2001 (DVD)

G.W. Pabst

  • Pandora’s Box ( videocassette)  PN1997 .P26 198- 
  • Die 3 Groschen Oper  (Engl.: The 3 penny opera) (videocassette) PN1995.9.M86 T497 1988 
  • Geheimnisse einer Seele (Engl.: Secret of a Soul)   PN1997 .G4445 2008 

Walter Ruttmann

  • Berlin: Die Sinfonie einer Großstadt (Engl.: Berlin, Symphony of a Great City) (videocassette) DD860 .B5265 1993 

Robert Siodmak / Edgar G. Ulmer

  • Menschen am Sonntag (Engl.:People on Sunday) PN1997 .M4677 2011&nbsp

Paul Wegener

  • Ger Golem, wie in die Welt kam PN1995.75 .G654 2002 

Robert Wiene

  • Das Kabinett des Dr. Caligari (Engl.: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari) (videocassette)  PN1995.9.H6 C33 1980

Henrik Galleen on YouTube

Arlaune 1928 (watch it on YouTube)

Fritz Lang on YouTube

Metropolis dance scene (watch it on YouTube)

More Fritz Lang Films

Metropolis:  Official trailer of the newly restored film 

Frau im Mond (Engl.: Woman in the Moon AKA By Rocket to the Moon) – complete film (duration 2:42:04)

M Clip - the Criterion Collection

Spione (Spies): Beginning; Clown scene

Interview with Fritz Lang (1975)

F.W. Murnau on YouTube

Faust opening
Watch it on YouTube

More Murnau Films

Faust: The Light


G.W. Pabst on YouTube

Abwege (1928)

Watch the entire film on YouTube

Pandora's Box (excerpt)- watch it on YouTube

Walter Ruttmann on YouTube

Berlin Die Sinfonie der Grossstadt 1 / 7
Watch it on YouTube

Watch the entire film at Moving Image Archive

More Walter Ruttmann Films

Lichtspiel Opus I (1921)

Opus 2 (1921)


Robert Wiene on YouTube

Orlacs Hände/The Hands of Orlac

Watch it on YouTube

Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari: 1920 Trailer

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