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Berlin

Synopsis
One of the best-known early documentaries. Shows a day’s life in Berlin. Impressionistic in form, it was subtitled ‘Symphony of a Great City’.
Language
English
Country
Germany
Medium
Film; Film. 16mm. st. b&w. 78 min.
Technical information
Black-and-white / Sound
Year of production
1927
Availability
Hire
Subjects
History
Keywords
Berlin; Germany

Credits

Director
Walter Ruttman
Writer
Carl Mayer
Contributor
Karl Freund; Walter Ruttman

Distribution Formats

Type
Film
Format
16mm

Production Company

Name

Fox Europa Film

Distributor

Name

BFI Film Bookings Unit

Email
bookings.films@bfi.org.uk
Web
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Phone
020 7957 8938 / 8935
Address
21 Stephen Street
London
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