German films
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Still image from "The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari", directed by Robert Wiene, 1920 Still image (detail) Courtesy of Kino Lorber

In addition to our yearlong online film festival hosted on Kanopy, we invite you to learn more about German movies with this collection of articles written by German and American film experts. Did you know that every copy of Nosferatu was nearly destroyed? What’s so impressive about a one-shot feature film? These texts will give you an insight into the significance of German cinema in Germany and abroad.

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