1925. Germany. E. A. Dupont. Approx. 75 min.
With piano accompaniment by Makia Matsumura
Saturday, February 7, 2009, 2:00 p.m.
Theater 1 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 1), T1
1925. Germany. Directed by E. A. Dupont. With Emil Jannings, Lya de Putti, Warwick Ward. A condemned man tells the cautionary tale of how he abandoned his wife and child for a beautiful dancer, partnered with a famous acrobat in a circus act, and conceived a high-wire murder after discovering an affair between his lover and his partner. Silent. Approx. 75 min.