The Golem (Music: FOQL)

Paul Wegener / Germany 1920 / 76 min. / DCP
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.

Screenings

Wednesday 11.08.2021
15:30 - 16:56
Hvězda Cinema
Director: Paul Wegener / Germany 1920 / 76 + 10 min. / DCP / no dialogues / electronic czech subtitles, english subtitles, german intertitles
Introduction: Radomír D. Kokeš, Viktor Palák

Additional info

Directed by
Paul Wegener
Screenplay
Paul Wegener, Henrik Galeen
Photography
Karl Freund
Cast
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.)