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Olympia [Parts 1 and 2]

Riefenstahl, Leni. Germany. 1938.

Title:
Olympia [Parts 1 and 2]
Alternate Title:
Olympische Spiele; Olympiad; Olympia: Parts 1 and 2; Olympia Part 1: Festival Of The Nations; Olympia Part 2: Festival Of Beauty
Director:
Riefenstahl, Leni
Production Co:
Olympia-Film; Tobis-Filmkunst
Country:
Germany
Year:
1938
Publisher:
Pathfinder Home Entertainment, 2006
Description:
2 videodiscs of 2.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Feature.   204 minutes.   b/w.   sound - Dolby digital monaural.   fullscreen
Language:
German or English with English subtitles
Genre:
Propaganda; Documentary
Notes:
Includes both parts of OLYMPIA: PART 1: FESTIVAL OF THE NATIONS (aka FESTIVAL OF THE PEOPLE) & PART 2: FESTIVAL OF BEAUTY. A celebration of the athletic body in a documentary chronicle of the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games. Also includes: JUGEND DER WELT / YOUTH OF THE WORLD (Herbert Brieger & Carl Junghans, 1936, 33 minutes); DIE KAMERA FAHRT MIT / THE CAMERA GOES ALONG (1937, 12 minutes). Supplemental material: deleted scene (”Olympia Oath”); alternate scenes; essay by film historian David Calvert Smith; biography; photo gallery.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
In