Call number: DVD-3362

Der Golem. Wie er in die Welt kam. Bilde nach Begebenheiten auf einer alten Chronik [The Golem. How He Came Into the World. Pictures Based on Events in an Old Chronicle]
Union-Film, for Ufa, 1920; released 29 October 1920
Producer: Paul Davidson
Screenplay: Paul Wegener
Photography: Karl Freund
Production design: Hans Poelzig
Music for this edition: Aljoscha Zimmermann

Rabbi Löw    				Albert Steinrück  
Miriam, the Rabbi's daughter	   	Lyda Salmonova  
Famulus, the Rabbi's assistant	    	Ernst Deutsch  
Rabbi Jehuda, the community elder    	Hans Stürm  
Temple beadle   			Max Kronert  
Emperor Luhois    			Otto Gebühr  
His mistress				Dore Paetzold
Knight Florian    			Lothar Müthel  
Maiden					Greta Schröder  
Little girl   				Loni Nest  
The creature called 'The Golem' 	Paul Wegener
84 minutes
German intertitles OR English intertitles, silent with added music score, tinted
Region code
Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages Menu languages: German and English
German intertitles OR English intertitles
Features Fully restored, digitally remastered
Video essay, 'The Kingdom of Ghosts. Paul Wegener's The Golem and the Expressionist Tradition', by R. Dixon Smith, 2003, 15 minutes, in English or in German
Photo gallery of photographs, illustrations and promotional artwork
Source Eureka

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