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Woman in the moon = Frau im Mond / UFA ; Fritz Lang Film ; Manuskript, Thea von Harbou ; Regie, Fritz Lang.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library DVD WOMAN (Text) 39206021290513 Audiovisual - DVD Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (169 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Lorber, Inc.. : 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on the novel Frau im Mond by Thea von Harbou.
Newly restored version, done by the Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung, with additional footage.
Originally released in 1929 as a silent film produced by UFA ; score added.
Special features: 2K digital restoration; Piano score by Javier Pérez de Azpeitia; "Woman in the Moon: The First Scientific Science Fiction Film," a documentary on the making of the film (14 min.)
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Photography, Curt Courant ... [et al.]. New music composed and performed by Jon C. Mirsalis.
Participant or Performer Note:
Willy Fritsch, Gerda Maurus, Klaus Pohl, Fritz Rasp, Gustl Stark-Gstettenbaur, Gustav von Wangenheim.
Summary, etc.:
Two years after revolutionizing the science fiction film with his epic Metropolis, director Fritz Long revisited the genre with an ambitious spectacle that dramatizes the first lunar expedition. Rather than a flight of pure fantasy, Lang, screenwriter Thea von Harbou and a group of technical consultants conceived a modernized "Trip to the Moon" grounded in state-of-the-art astrophysics. Spiced with romance and espionage (including a network of diabolical super-spies straight out of Lang's Mabuse films), Woman in the Moon (Frau im Mond) was one of the most influential science fiction films of its era.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; 1.33.1; Stereo 2.0.
Language Note:
German intertitles with optional English subtitles.
Subject: Harbou, Thea von, 1888-1954 > Film adaptations.
Digital recordings.
Space flight to the moon > Drama.
Interplanetary voyages > Drama.
Business intelligence > Drama.
Moon > Exploration > Drama.
Genre: Science fiction films.
Silent films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Feature films > Germany.

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