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Opening Pandora's box: the strange case of G.W. Pabst

Document author(s):
Steve Gravestock
Document source:
Cinematheque Ontario/a division of Toronto International Film Festival Group
Publication date:
1999 Jan
Document language:
English
Document type:
program note
Number of pages:
4
Source pagination:
10-13
Document name subject:
Georg Wilhelm Pabst
Document contains:
production co
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Film country(ies):
France and Germany
Film language(s):
French and German
Film production company:
Erda Films, H.R. Sokal Film GmbH, Hom-Film, Lucia Film, Nelson Films, Nero Film, Sofar-Film, UFA, and Vandor Films
Film genre(s):
Adaptation, Comedy, Drama, Espionage, Fallen woman, Fantasy, Feature, Melodrama, Romance, Survival, and War
Film subject(s):
  • Adultery -- Drama
  • Atlantis -- Drama
  • Beggars -- England -- London -- Drama
  • Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956. Dreigroschenoper -- Film and video adaptations
  • Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, 1547-1616. Don Quixote -- Film and video adaptations
  • Criminals -- England -- London -- Drama
  • Dancers -- Drama
  • Espionage -- China -- Drama
  • Espionage -- Drama
  • Explorers -- Sahara -- Drama
  • Jewelry theft -- Drama
  • Knights and knighthood -- Spain -- Drama
  • Man-woman relationships -- Drama
  • Marriage -- Drama
  • Mine accidents -- France -- Drama
  • Mountaineering -- Alps -- Drama
  • Pregnancy, Unwanted -- Drama
  • Prostitutes -- Drama
  • Prostitutes -- England -- London -- Drama
  • Prostitution -- Drama
  • Psychoanalysis -- Drama
  • Revolutionaries -- Russia -- Drama
  • Russians -- China -- Drama
  • Sino-Japanese War, 1937-1945 -- Drama
  • Soldiers -- Drama
  • Terrorists, Japanese -- China -- Drama
  • Thieves -- England -- London -- Drama
  • Unmarried mothers -- Drama
  • Vienna (Austria) -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1939 -- Drama
  • Vienna (Austria) -- Social conditions -- 1918-1939 -- Drama
  • Women -- Psychology -- Drama
  • Women -- Sexual behavior -- Drama
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Drama
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