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The Resource Faust, director, F.W. Murnau ; produced by Erich Pommer, (videorecording)

Faust, director, F.W. Murnau ; produced by Erich Pommer, (videorecording)

Label
Faust
Title
Faust
Statement of responsibility
director, F.W. Murnau ; produced by Erich Pommer
Title variation
F.W. Murnau's Faust
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Dr. Faust sells his soul to Mephistopheles in exchange for scientific knowledge and perfect happiness
Related
Cataloging source
VVC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Carl Hoffmann ; English intertitles, John Stone ; video producer, David Shepard
Dewey number
791.4372
Language note
German version: German intertitles with optional English subtitles. Previous U.S. release version: English intertitles
LC call number
PT1920
LC item number
.F384 1926b
PerformerNote
Gösta Ekman, Emil Jannings, Camilla Horn, Frieda Richard, Wilhelm Dieterle, Yvette Guilbert, Eric Barclay, Hanna Ralph, Werner Fuetterer
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1938
  • 1888-1931
  • 1884-1950
  • 1903-1996
  • 1873-1946
  • 1749-1832
  • 1893-1962
  • 1889-1966
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ekman, Gösta
  • Murnau, F. W.
  • Jannings, Emil
  • Horn, Camilla
  • Richard, Frieda
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
  • Herlth, Robert
  • Pommer, Erich
  • UFA (Firm)
  • Kino International Corporation
  • Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra
  • Transit Film
  • Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung
Runtime
222
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Faust
  • Soul
  • Mephistopheles (Legendary character)
  • Demonology
  • Foreign language films
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Faust, director, F.W. Murnau ; produced by Erich Pommer, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Credits from container
  • Music for German version compiled from historic photoplay music by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra (c2009). Music for U.S. release version composed and conducted by Timothy Brock (c1995)
  • Based on the play: Faust / by Johann Wolfgang Goethe
  • Originally produced as a German motion picture by UFA in 1926
  • Special features: "The language of shadows : Faust," a 53-min. documentary on the making of the film; set designs by Robert Herlth; photo gallery; essay by Jan Christopher Horak; lost screen test footage of Ernst Lubitsch's abandoned 1923 production Marguerite and Faust; additional piano score by Perez de Azpeitia, adapted from the original 1926 orchestral arrangement; notes on the Mont Alto score
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Disc 1]. Restored German version (106 min.) / Transit Film ; Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung. The language of shadows : "Faust" -- [disc 2]. Previous U.S. release version (116 min.)
Control code
ocn312507275
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD German edition ; Full screen ; Restored deluxe edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (222 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 [FOREIGN] FAUST ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; DIALOGUE IN GERMAN ; D02 ; LAP ; V1204M6.
Other control number
738329064921
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • K649
  • K649A
  • K649B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 312507275
  • (Sirsi) 312507275
  • (OCoLC)312507275
System details
DVD, NTSC; 1.33:1 ; German version recorded in 5.1 stereo. surround or 2.0 stereo ; full screen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Faust, director, F.W. Murnau ; produced by Erich Pommer, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Credits from container
  • Music for German version compiled from historic photoplay music by the Mont Alto Motion Picture Orchestra (c2009). Music for U.S. release version composed and conducted by Timothy Brock (c1995)
  • Based on the play: Faust / by Johann Wolfgang Goethe
  • Originally produced as a German motion picture by UFA in 1926
  • Special features: "The language of shadows : Faust," a 53-min. documentary on the making of the film; set designs by Robert Herlth; photo gallery; essay by Jan Christopher Horak; lost screen test footage of Ernst Lubitsch's abandoned 1923 production Marguerite and Faust; additional piano score by Perez de Azpeitia, adapted from the original 1926 orchestral arrangement; notes on the Mont Alto score
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
[Disc 1]. Restored German version (106 min.) / Transit Film ; Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung. The language of shadows : "Faust" -- [disc 2]. Previous U.S. release version (116 min.)
Control code
ocn312507275
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD German edition ; Full screen ; Restored deluxe edition.
Extent
2 videodiscs (222 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
DRAMA 791.4372 [FOREIGN] FAUST ; XX-D ; 2DVD/1AW ; DIALOGUE IN GERMAN ; D02 ; LAP ; V1204M6.
Other control number
738329064921
Other physical details
sound, black and white
Publisher number
  • K649
  • K649A
  • K649B
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 312507275
  • (Sirsi) 312507275
  • (OCoLC)312507275
System details
DVD, NTSC; 1.33:1 ; German version recorded in 5.1 stereo. surround or 2.0 stereo ; full screen
Video recording format
DVD

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