Call number: DVD-3341



LANG, Fritz
Frau im Mond [Woman in the Moon]

Ufa, Fritz Lang Film, 1929; premiere 15 October 1929
Screenplay: Fritz Lang, from the novel by Thea von Harbou
Photography: Curt Courant, Oskar Fischinger, Otto Kanturek, Konstantin Tschetwerikoff
Production design: Otto Hunte, Emil Hasler, Karl Vollbrecht
Music: Willy Schmidt-Gentner
		
Professor Georg Manfeldt 			Klaus Pohl
Wolf Helius					Willy Fritsch 
Engineer Hans Windegger 			Gustav von Wangenheim
Astro student Friede Velten			Gerda Maurus
Gustav						Gustl Stark-Gstettenbaur
The Man who presently goes under Walter Turner	Fritz Rasp
Five brains and chequebooks			Tilla Durieux, Hermann Vallentin, 
						Max Zilzer, Mahmud TerjaBey, Browin 
						Walth
The man at the microphone			Karl Platen
The mouse					Josephine
162 minutes
German intertitles with optional English subtitles, silent with added music score
DVD
Region code 2
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Brand new film restoration by F. W. Murnau-Stiftung
Newly translated optional English subtitles
The First Scientific Science-Fiction Film - a German documentary about Frau im Mond made by Gabriele Jacobi, 2006, 15 minutes, in German with optional English subtitles
36-page booklet which includes a newly revised analysis by Michael E. Grost on the film, and on Fritz Lang's body of work as a whole
Source Eureka. Masters of Cinema, 41

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