Call number: DVD-4059

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
Music for this edition: Javier Pérez de Azpeitia

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
170 minutes
German intertitles with optional English subtitles, silent with added music score

Blu-ray disc
Region code B
Aspect ratio 1.33:1
Languages Optional English subtitles
Features Brand new film restoration by F. W. Murnau-Stiftung
Newly translated optional English subtitles
Der erste "wissenschaftliche Science-Fiction Film [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
40-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, 91

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