Waxworks (Music: Fedor)

Paul Leni / Germany 1924 / 81 min. / DCP
Paul Leni's transformative omnibus film Waxworks, which changes in genre, atmosphere, rhythm and stylistic choices, represents a remarkable range of artistic practices that we now associate with the expressionist style.

Screenings

Monday 09.08.2021
15:30 - 17:01
Hvězda Cinema
Director: Paul Leni / Germany 1924 / 81 + 10 min. / DCP / no dialogues / electronic czech subtitles, english subtitles, german intertitles
Introduction: Radomír D. Kokeš, Viktor Palák

Additional info

Directed by
Paul Leni
Screenplay
Henrik Galeen
Photography
Helmar Lerski
Cast
Emil Jannings (Hárún ar-Rašíd), Conrad Veidt (Ivan Hrozný), Werner Krauss (Jack Rozparovač), Wilhelm Dieterle (básník / Assad / ruský princ), Olga Belajeffová (Eva / Maimune / bojarka)