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Artisten In Der Zirkuskuppel: Ratlos, Die

Kluge, Alexander. Germany [West]. 1968.

Title:
Artisten In Der Zirkuskuppel: Ratlos, Die
Alternate Title:
Artists Under The Big Top: Disoriented
Director:
Kluge, Alexander
Production Co:
Kairos-Film
Country:
Germany [West]
Year:
1968
Publisher:
Filmmuseum, 2007.
Description:
2 videodiscs of 2..   DVD - Region 2.   viewing copy.
Feature.   100 minutes.   color and b/w.   sound - Dolby digital monaural.   fullscreen
Language:
German language with English, French, Spanish, Chinese or Russian subtitles
Genre:
Experimental / Avant Garde
Notes:
Leni Peickert is the daughter of a circus artist, who died while performing, who dreams of starting her own circus. An unexpected inheritance makes the circus possible, but her alternative ideas and utopian principles prove unrealistic. Includes: DIE UNBEZAHMBARE LENI PEICKERT (Kluge, 1970, 33 minutes); HINRICHTUNG EINES ELEFANTEN (Kluge, 2000, 15 minutes); 5 Stunden Parsifal (Kluge, 1998, 1 minute); DIE TRAURIGE NACHRICT (Kluge, 2006, 1 minute). Supplemental materials include DVD-Rom draft script of DIE ARTISTEN IN DER ZIRKUSKUPPEL: RATLOS and AUTORITAT IM HYPERTEXT - ALEXANDER KLUGE UND DIE ELEFANTEN (by Georg Stanitzek); booklet featuring writings by Kluge; REFORMZIRKUS, a television discussion about film and society featuring Kluge, Dieter Schmidt, Siegfried Schober, Hans-Geert Falkenberg, Georg Alexander (1970, 130 minutes).
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
IN