Westfront 1918
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Follows the lives of four soldiers stationed in France in the final months of World War I.

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Criterion collection
Criterion collection ; 907
Criterion collection ; 907 [DVD].
Johannsen, Ernst, 1898-1977. Vier von der Infanterie -- Film adaptations.
Soldiers -- Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- France -- Fiction.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Fiction.
Feature films.
Foreign films.
Historical films.
Motion pictures, German.
War films.
Other Authors:
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Diessl, Gustav, 1899-1948, actor.
Kampers, Fritz, actor.
Moebis, H. J. (Hans Joachim), 1902-1976, actor.
Nebenzal, Seymour, film producer.
Pabst, G. W. (Georg Wilhelm), 1885-1967, film director.
Vajda, Ladislaus, 1877-1933, screenwriter.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Johannsen, Ernst, 1898-1977. Vier von der Infanterie.
1 videodisc (96 minutes) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 inches.
digital optical surround Dolby Digital monaural
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
Based on the novel "Vier von der Infanterie" by Ernst Johannsen.
Special features: hour-long French television broadcast of World War veterans reacting to the film in 1969; 2016 interview with film scholar Jan-Christopher Hora; new restoration demonstration featuring Martin Koerber and Julia Wallmüller of the Deutsche Kinemathek; essay by author and critic Luc Sante.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1930.
Fritz Kampers, Gustav Diessl, H.J. Moebis, Claus Clausen, Jackie Monnier, Hanna Hoessrich, Else Heller.
DVD ; full screen presentation ; Dolby Digital monaural.
For private home use only.
In German and French with optional English subtitles.
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