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DVD002168

Secrets Of A Soul

Pabst, G.W.. Germany. 1926.

Title:
Secrets Of A Soul
Alternate Title:
Geheimnisse Einer Seele; Secrets Of The Soul
Director:
Pabst, G.W.
Production Co:
Neumann Film-Produktion; UFA
Country:
Germany
Year:
1926
Publisher:
Kino International, 2008
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Feature.   75 minutes.   b/w.   sound.   fullscreen
Language:
German intertitles with optional English subtitles
Genre:
Thriller; Drama
Notes:
Silent with musical accompaniment. An attempt to capitalize on the public’s curiosity about the newborn science of psychoanalysis, made with the help of noted psychologists Karl Abraham and Hanns Sach, who collaborated on the screenplay. A chemistry professor is haunted by inexplicable resentments and thoughts of murder. The film is filled with dream sequences elaborate Freudian symbolism. Supplemental materials: illustrated film notes detaililng the controversies surrounding the project.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
In