1927, 153 minutes, Restored DCP
Directed by Fritz Lang; written by Thea Von Harbou based on the novel by Thea Von Harbou; with Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Fritz Rasp, Theodor Loos, Erwin Biswanger, Heinrich George, Brigitte Helm
Featuring live musical accompaniment and original score by Michael Mortilla
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city's mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.
In conjunction with the exhibition New Objectivity: Modern German Art in the Weimar Republic, 1919–1933