Fritz Lang’s influential and ever-relevant silent classic examined.
Tag: silent film
Science Fiction Cinema Grows Up: Fritz Lang’s Woman In The Moon
The pioneering and influential space travel silent classic is a mixed bag of melodrama and innovation.
An Offer You Can’t Refuse: Faust Revisited
F.W. Murnau’s interpretation of the classic moral fable cops out at the end but remains a fascinating study of idealism gone wrong.
A Symphony Of Horror – Nosferatu Revisited
In its centenary year, we take a critical look back at the first Dracula film and the movie that kickstarted gothic horror as we know it.
Phantoms Of The Opera – The Various Versions Of The Lon Chaney Masterpiece
Edited, reshot, reconstructed and rearranged, the 1925 version of Gaston Leroux‘s gothic shocker remains the best.
Satanic Rhapsody And Pinball Wizards In Ealing
Repressed desire, acid-soaked rock fantasy and Faustian romance are the highlights of the Ealing Music and Film Festival.