The penultimate silent film of the cycle will be The Golem (again) from 1920. It was the first expressionist, but overall third golem project by the important actor and director Paul Wegener, in which he had Prague built from Jewish legends and himself played the nightmarish monster.
15:30 - 16:56
Director: Paul Wegener / Germany 1920 / 76 + 10 min. / DCP / no dialogues / electronic czech subtitles, english subtitles, german intertitles Introduction: Radomír D. Kokeš, Viktor Palák
Paul Wegener, Henrik Galeen
Paul Wegener (Golem), Albert Steinrück (rabín Löw), Lyda Salmonova (Mirjam), Ernst Deutsch (rabínův pomocník), Lothar Müthel (Florian), Hans Sturm (rabín Jehuda), Otto Gebühr (císař Rudolf II.)
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Silent Films & Live Score: German Expressionism