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  • The Song of Life

    1931. Germany. Alexis Granowsky. 71 min.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010, 7:30 p.m.

Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1



  • The Song of Life

    1931. Germany. Directed by Alexis Granowsky. Screenplay by Victor Trivas, H. Lechner. With Margot Ferra, Elsa Wagner, Aribert Mog, Wilhelm Liepmann. Originally banned and then heavily censored, this paean to personal freedom, sex, and childbirth is like nothing else in cinema. Granowsky, the founder of Moscow’s State Jewish Theater, made the film while in exile in Berlin. Courtesy of Deutsche Kinemathek. In German; English subtitles. 71 min.

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