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Arts in Exile

Alternative title
Kunst im Exil
Synopsis
Nine short films about artists impacted by the Nazis. ARNOLD ZWEIG (Joop Huisken, 1962); Erich Fried: The Whole World Should Endure (Roland Steiner, 1988); Even Today He’d Speak His Mind (Volker Koepp, 1975); Leo Haas: Artist and Witness of His Times (Jörg d’Bomba, 1971); Malik (Giovanni Angella, 1967); Do You Know Where Herr Kisch Is? (Eduard Schreiber, 1985); Slatan Dudow: A Film Essay about a Marxist Artist (Volker Koepp, 1974); Traces (Eduard Schreiber, 1989); Walter Ballhause: One Among Millions (Karlheinz Mund, 1982). Special features: Turn Subtitles On/Off; Biographies and Filmographies; "Exile: Nine Variations on a Theme," by Seán Allan, University of Warwick; ‘Painting with a Lens: Artists’ Film Portraits’ written 2015 interview with director Eduard Schreiber; Erich Fried: Father or Brother? by director Roland Steiner (2015).
Language
German (Standard) (German with English subtitles)
Country
Germany
Year of release
2015
Subjects
Arts and Humanities; History
Keywords
artists; censorship; Nazi Germany; artists-German

Credits

Director
Giovanni Angella

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 1 NTSC
Price
$129.95
Duration/Size
204 minutes
Year
2015

Distributor

Name

DEFA Film Library

Email
defaorder@german.umass.edu
Web
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Phone
413-545-6681
Fax
413-577-3808
Address
504 Herter Hall
University of Massachusetts Amhurst
161 Presidents Drive
Amhurst
MA 01003
USA

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