The Resource Sumurun : an oriental play in six acts, TF Transit Film ; Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung ; adapted by Hanns Kräly and Ernst Lubitsch ; directed by Ernst Lubitsch, (videorecording)

Sumurun : an oriental play in six acts, TF Transit Film ; Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung ; adapted by Hanns Kräly and Ernst Lubitsch ; directed by Ernst Lubitsch, (videorecording)

Label
Sumurun : an oriental play in six acts
Title
Sumurun
Title remainder
an oriental play in six acts
Statement of responsibility
TF Transit Film ; Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung ; adapted by Hanns Kräly and Ernst Lubitsch ; directed by Ernst Lubitsch
Title variation
  • One Arabian night
  • Ernst Lubitsch's Sumurun
Contributor
Actor
Cinematographer
Composer
Costume designer
Director
Screenwriter
Set designer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
In this blending of melodrama and comedy, the story of a rebellious harem member who rejects the sheikh and falls in love with a merchant is interwoven with several other related stories
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Theodor Sparkuhl ; set decorator, Kurt Richter ; costume design, Ali Hubert ; new music score, Javier Perez de Azpeitia ; title translation, Alex Zuckrow
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
Silent film with English intertitles translated from the German
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.S868786 2007
PerformerNote
Paul Wegener, Carl Clewing, Jenny Hasselqvist, Aud Egede Nissen, Jacob Tiedtke, Paul Biensfeldt, Pola Negri, Ernst Lubitsch, Margarete Kupfer, Harry Liedtke, Max Kronert, Paul Graetz
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1947
  • 1885-1950
  • 1894-1946
  • 1885-1960
  • 1878-1940
  • 1874-1948
  • 1884-1954
  • 1894-1978
  • 1875-1960
  • 1869-1933
  • 1899-1987
  • 1881-1953
  • 1882-1945
  • -1925
  • 1899-1937
  • 1882-1955
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lubitsch, Ernst
  • Kraly, Hans
  • Sparkuhl, Theodor
  • Richter, Kurt
  • Hubert, Ali
  • Pérez de Azpeitia, Javier
  • Wegener, Paul
  • Clewing, Carl
  • Hasselquist, Jenny
  • Egede Nissen, Aud
  • Tiedtke, Jakob
  • Biensfeldt, Paul
  • Negri, Pola
  • Kupfer, Margarete
  • Liedtke, Harry
  • Kronert, Max
  • Graetz, Paul
  • Freksa, Friedrich
  • Transit Film
  • Friedrich-Wilhelm-Murnau-Stiftung
  • Kino International Corporation
Runtime
103
Series statement
Lubitsch in Berlin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freksa, Friedrich
  • Harems
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Foreign films
  • Motion pictures, German
Technique
live action
Label
Sumurun : an oriental play in six acts, TF Transit Film ; Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung ; adapted by Hanns Kräly and Ernst Lubitsch ; directed by Ernst Lubitsch, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the pantomime by Friedrich Freska
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1920
  • Film employs tinted sequences
  • "Reconstructed by the Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung, Wiesbaden through L'Immagine Ritrovata, Bologna and Národni Fimovy Archiv, Prague under the direction of Enno Patalas."
  • Special features: Gallery of images; Lubitsch filmography
Bar code
31223117978388
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 738329051624
  • 738329057626
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • K516
  • K576
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76823698
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Sumurun : an oriental play in six acts, TF Transit Film ; Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung ; adapted by Hanns Kräly and Ernst Lubitsch ; directed by Ernst Lubitsch, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Based on the pantomime by Friedrich Freska
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1920
  • Film employs tinted sequences
  • "Reconstructed by the Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau Stiftung, Wiesbaden through L'Immagine Ritrovata, Bologna and Národni Fimovy Archiv, Prague under the direction of Enno Patalas."
  • Special features: Gallery of images; Lubitsch filmography
Bar code
31223117978388
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (103 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 738329051624
  • 738329057626
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
  • K516
  • K576
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)76823698
System details
DVD; region 1, NTSC; full screen (1.33:1) presentation
Video recording format
DVD

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