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Film Retrospective: Mapping Gray Zones

Mapping Gray Zones

“Der gl‰serne Turm” BRD 1957 O. E. Hasse, Peter van Eyck (v.l.n.r.), © Harvard Film Archive

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The Harvard Film Archive’s film series “Mapping Gray Zones: The Inexact Beauty of Early West German Cinema, 1949 – 1963” continues through Dec. 7th.

The Harvard Film Archive’s series of films under the heading “Mapping Gray Zones: The Inexact Beauty of Early West German Cinema, 1949 – 1963” continues through December 7th, culminating with Franz Schömbs’ “The Birth of Light” (Die Geburt des Lichts) and Harald Braun’s “The Glass Tower” (Der gläserne Turm).

December 7th at 9 pm:

The Glass Tower (Der gläserne Turm)

Directed by Harald Braun. With Lilli Palmer, O.E. Hasse, Peter van Eyck
West Germany 1957, DCP, b/w, 104 min. German with English subtitles

Preceded by

The Birth of Light (Die Geburt des Lichts)

Directed by Franz Schömbs
West Germany 1957, 35mm, b/w & color, 11 min. German with English subtitles

For more information, please visit the Harvard Film Archive

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