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The Resource Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu = Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu, Janus Films ; Film Museum München ; ein Nero-Film ; Regie, Georg Wilhelm Pabst ; Drehbuch, Ladislaus Vajda ; Produktionsleitung, Georg C. Horsetzky ; Kameramann, Günther Krampf, (videorecording)

Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu = Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu, Janus Films ; Film Museum München ; ein Nero-Film ; Regie, Georg Wilhelm Pabst ; Drehbuch, Ladislaus Vajda ; Produktionsleitung, Georg C. Horsetzky ; Kameramann, Günther Krampf, (videorecording)

Label
Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu = Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu
Title
Pandora's box
Title remainder
variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu = Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu
Statement of responsibility
Janus Films ; Film Museum München ; ein Nero-Film ; Regie, Georg Wilhelm Pabst ; Drehbuch, Ladislaus Vajda ; Produktionsleitung, Georg C. Horsetzky ; Kameramann, Günther Krampf
Title variation
Büchse der Pandora
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Commentator
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Musician
Producer
Writer of accompanying material
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • ger
Summary
The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her
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TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Büchse der Pandora (Motion picture)
Credits note
Art directors, Andrej Andrejew, Gottlieb Hesch ; graphic designer, Marcel Tuszkay
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
Not rated by the MPAA
Language note
Silent, with musical accompaniment & German intertitles; optional English subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.M45
LC item number
P3636737 2006
PerformerNote
Louise Brooks, Fritz Kortner, Franz Lederer, Carl Goetz, Krafft-Raschig, Alice Roberts, Daisy d'Ora, Gustav Diessl, Michael v. Newlinsky, Siegfried Arno
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1967
  • 1877-1933
  • 1906-1985
  • 1899-2000
  • 1862-1932
  • 1906-1985
  • 1913-2010
  • 1899-1948
  • 1891-1964
  • 1895-1975
  • 1943-
  • 1943-
  • 1968-
  • 1927-1980
  • 1864-1918
  • 1864-1918
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  • Krafft-Raschig
  • Pabst, G. W.
  • Vajda, Ladislaus
  • Horsetzky, Georg C
  • Krampf, Günther
  • Brooks, Louise
  • Kortner, Fritz
  • Lederer, Francis
  • Goetz, Carl
  • Roberts, Alice
  • D'Ora, Daisy
  • Diessl, Gustav
  • Newlinsky, Michael von
  • Arno, Sig
  • Elsaesser, Thomas
  • Doane, Mary Ann
  • Anderson, Gillian B.
  • Pentchev, Dimitar
  • Raben, Peer
  • Oliva, Stephan
  • Hoberman, J
  • Tynan, Kenneth
  • Wedekind, Frank
  • Wedekind, Frank
  • Janus Films
  • Münchner Stadtmuseum
  • Nero-Film A.G
  • Criterion Collection (Firm)
Runtime
133
Series statement
Criterion collection
Series volume
358
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  • Femmes fatales
  • Young women
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Prostitution
  • Sex
  • Foreign films
Technique
live action
Label
Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu = Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu, Janus Films ; Film Museum München ; ein Nero-Film ; Regie, Georg Wilhelm Pabst ; Drehbuch, Ladislaus Vajda ; Produktionsleitung, Georg C. Horsetzky ; Kameramann, Günther Krampf, (videorecording)
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Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Adapted from the stage plays: Erdgeist & Die Büschse der Pandora / by Frank Wedekind
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1929
  • "New, restored high-definition digital transfer of the definitive Munich Film Museum restoration"--Container
  • Special features (disc 1): Optional audio commentary by film scholars Thomas Elsaesser & Mary Ann Doane; Four different musical scores (orchestral score by Gillian Anderson, cabaret score by Dimitar Pentchev, modern orchestral score by Peer Raben, piano improvisation by Stéphan Oliva)
  • Special features (disc 2): "Louise Brooks : looking for Lulu" (documentary film by Hugh Munro Neeley ; 1998, 60 min.); "Lulu in Berlin" (documentary filmmakers Richard Leacock & Susan Steinberg Woll interview actress Louise Brooks ; 1984, 48 min.); "The shadow of my father : Michael Pabst on G.W. Pabst's 'Pandora's box'" (interview with director G.W. Pabst's son by Richard Leacock ; 2006, 34 min. ; in German, with optional English subtitles); stills gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. The film -- Disc 2. The supplements
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (133 min.)
Isbn
9781934121047
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515020626
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1656D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 294699
  • (OCoLC)ocm71036519
  • (OCoLC)71036519
  • 266887
  • 294699
  • 294699
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 (orchestral score only) or Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu = Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu, Janus Films ; Film Museum München ; ein Nero-Film ; Regie, Georg Wilhelm Pabst ; Drehbuch, Ladislaus Vajda ; Produktionsleitung, Georg C. Horsetzky ; Kameramann, Günther Krampf, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Adapted from the stage plays: Erdgeist & Die Büschse der Pandora / by Frank Wedekind
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1929
  • "New, restored high-definition digital transfer of the definitive Munich Film Museum restoration"--Container
  • Special features (disc 1): Optional audio commentary by film scholars Thomas Elsaesser & Mary Ann Doane; Four different musical scores (orchestral score by Gillian Anderson, cabaret score by Dimitar Pentchev, modern orchestral score by Peer Raben, piano improvisation by Stéphan Oliva)
  • Special features (disc 2): "Louise Brooks : looking for Lulu" (documentary film by Hugh Munro Neeley ; 1998, 60 min.); "Lulu in Berlin" (documentary filmmakers Richard Leacock & Susan Steinberg Woll interview actress Louise Brooks ; 1984, 48 min.); "The shadow of my father : Michael Pabst on G.W. Pabst's 'Pandora's box'" (interview with director G.W. Pabst's son by Richard Leacock ; 2006, 34 min. ; in German, with optional English subtitles); stills gallery
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc 1. The film -- Disc 2. The supplements
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Standard format 1.33:1.
Extent
2 videodiscs (133 min.)
Isbn
9781934121047
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
715515020626
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
CC1656D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 294699
  • (OCoLC)ocm71036519
  • (OCoLC)71036519
  • 266887
  • 294699
  • 294699
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital 5.1 (orchestral score only) or Dolby digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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