Fritz Lang

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Name: Fritz Lang
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Win a Pair of Tickets to See Pink Floyd Tribute Band Shrink Floyd (PO6)

On Thursday, September 25th, Tribute band Shrink Floyd play a specially created 115 minute set against the full film version of the sci-fi black and white classic film Metropolis at The Kings Theatre, Portsmouth.The 1923, Fritz Lang film eerily resonates ... [Published AboutMyArea - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 2 reports

LACMA spotlights '20s German Expressionist films

LACMA's 'Haunted Screens' looks at F.W. Murnau, Fritz Lang and other German filmmakers of the 1920s, and their highly stylized movies that mesmerized global audiences and later inspired film noir.LACMA's 'Haunted Screens' looks at F.W. Murnau, Fritz Lang ... [Published Los Angeles Times - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Haunted Screens shines loving light on early film era

The Los Angeles County Museum of Art’s new Art+Film exhibit; “Haunted Screens: German Cinema in the 1920s,” opens Sept. 21. The exhibit transports visitors into the highly influential era of German Expressionism just in time for the centennial anniversary ... [Published Daily Trojan - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Sci-fi film festival features members of Portishead and Goldfrapp...

Silent Running will be introduced at Eden by Mark Kermode.Comments (0)The BFI today announced the full line-up of events across the UK as part of Sci-Fi: Days of Fear and Wonder and it includes some events in Cornwall which are, well, out of this wor ... [Published West Briton - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Algarve celebrates European Heritage Days

The Algarve’s monuments are once more taking part in the European Heritage Days celebrations.Under the banner "Heritage, always a Discovery", the initiative promoted by the European Council and the European Union will bring a variety of events over the ... [Published Portugal Resident - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

OPINION: Don't throw out those rusty film cans !

Towards the end of 2013 the Library of Congress released a new study by film historian and archivist David Pierce, exploring the survival rate of silent films made in the United States between 1912 and 1929. It made for extremely bleak reading.According ... [Published Home Cinema Choice - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

5 fall picks for LGBT travelers in 2014

Attracting 400,000 fetish enthusiasts from around the globe to San Francisco, Folsom Street Fair  bills itself as “the world’s biggest leather event.” This year, the fair shifts over a block (stretching along Folsom from 8th to 13th) and the fair is a ... [Published Metro Weekly - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Blockbuster Existential Angst

Dystopian movies aren’t new. From Fritz Lang’s silent classic Metropolis (1927) to The War of the Worlds (1953), and Blade Runner (1982), they’ve long been a staple of cinema.What is new is the rise in popularity of these films and the veritable slew ... [Published Epoch Times - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

A fascinating restoration of M

Cinema and its audiences have always been fascinated by serial killers.  Back in the late 1920s/early 1930s, Viennese Director Fritz Lang was fixated on real-life Düsseldorf serial killer Peter Kürten and wanted a ‘fresh face’ to portray him on the big ... [Published Mature Times - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

12 sci-fi inspired albums

The ArchAndroid by Janelle Monáe (2010)Sci-fi isn't just for books and movies. Check out these 12 albums. There's plenty of synth and dystopia to go around.Monáe's debut LP continued the story of Cindi Mayweather, an android who falls in love with a human ... [Published Tech Republic - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

8 Science Fiction Movies That Accurately Predicted Future Technologies

YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images It should come as no surprise that science fiction writers have often provided prescient glimpses of future technologies. From the advanced submarine imagined by Jules Verne in his 1870 novel Twenty Thousand Leagues ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tracking Fritz Lang

For many, the name Fritz Lang is synonymous with the image of a futuristic female robot, the haunting poster child for his 1927 science fiction classic “Metropolis.” But the Austrian-born director was a master of many genres, as visitors to the Harvard ... [Published Harvard Gazette - Jul 17 2014]

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Programme details revealed for 13th Cornwall Fi... [Published This is Cornwall - 22 hours ago]
Another loud, explosive ‘Transformers’ feature [Published Lafayette Journal & Courier - Sep 25 2014]
Win a Pair of Tickets to See Pink Floyd Tribute... [Published AboutMyArea - Sep 24 2014]
LACMA spotlights '20s German Expressionist films [Published Los Angeles Times - Sep 20 2014]
LACMA spotlights '20s German Expressionist films [Published Greenspace - Sep 20 2014]
Haunted Screens shines loving light on early fi... [Published Daily Trojan - Sep 19 2014]
Sci-fi film festival features members of Portis... [Published West Briton - Sep 17 2014]
Algarve celebrates European Heritage Days [Published Portugal Resident - Sep 15 2014]
OPINION: Don't throw out those rusty film cans ! [Published Home Cinema Choice - Sep 15 2014]
Child Welfare [Published Telluride Watch - Sep 14 2014]
From Drive to The Maltese Falcon: film noir con... [Published European CEO - Sep 11 2014]
‘Bad Poetry’ becomes her [Published Marina del Rey Argonaut - Sep 11 2014]
Blockbuster Existential Angst [Published Epoch Times - Sep 11 2014]
5 fall picks for LGBT travelers in 2014 [Published Metro Weekly - Sep 11 2014]
A fascinating restoration of M [Published Mature Times - Sep 10 2014]
12 sci-fi inspired albums [Published Tech Republic - Sep 09 2014]
Steaming into the Past [Published Warwick Beacon - Sep 04 2014]
Venice Film Festival premiere: Did cinema predi... [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 04 2014]
In the shadows [Published Idaho Mountain Express - Sep 03 2014]
8 Science Fiction Movies That Accurately Predic... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 01 2014]
September films at the Errol Flynn Filmhouse [Published Daventry Today - Sep 01 2014]
Weekly Top Five: The best of film noir [Published Chicago Reader - Aug 31 2014]
The false paradise of Metroland [Published The Coffee House | Politics and News Discussion ... - Aug 29 2014]
Oliver Stone explains American crimes to dummies [Published Pravda - Aug 29 2014]
Compelling time travellers [Published The Australian - Aug 29 2014]
Things to do this weekend: August 29-31 [Published ABS-CBN News - Aug 29 2014]
Blu-ray Review: Frau im Mond [Published So So Gay - Aug 29 2014]
The Battles of Colonel and Falkland Islands res... [Published Merco Press - Aug 28 2014]
Cold Harbour and the case for socially-engaged ... [Published Screen Africa - Aug 26 2014]
Designer's collection inspired by gay icon Norm... [Published Daily Xtra - Aug 23 2014]
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LACMA spotlights '20s German Expressionist films [Published Greenspace - Sep 20 2014]
LACMA's 'Haunted Screens' looks at F.W. Murnau, Fritz Lang and other German filmmakers of the 1920s, and their highly stylized movies that mesmerized global audiences and later inspired film noir.LACMA's 'Haunted Screens' looks at F.W. Murnau, Fritz Lang ...
8 Science Fiction Movies That Accurately Predic... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 01 2014]
YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images It should come as no surprise that science fiction writers have often provided prescient glimpses of future technologies. From the advanced submarine imagined by Jules Verne in his 1870 novel Twenty Thousand Leagues ...
Your Saturday Morning Cartoon [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Aug 16 2014]
by Dish Staff Jonathan Crow heaps praise on Astro Boy, the early ’60s cartoon developed by Japan’s “god of manga,” Osamu Tezuka, who counted Stanley Kubrick among his fans. Crow describes the first episode, “Birth of Astro Boy,” seen above: After ...
CodeSOD: The Joys of Interdisciplinary Work [Published The Daily WTF - Jul 30 2014]
Lisa thought that the Modesto Biology Institute was the perfect working environment. The scientists who showed her around were all friendly, not the "evil, lab-coated villains" portrayed in Fritz Lang films. The lab director, Howard, pointed out the ...
Tracking Fritz Lang [Published Harvard Gazette - Jul 17 2014]
For many, the name Fritz Lang is synonymous with the image of a futuristic female robot, the haunting poster child for his 1927 science fiction classic “Metropolis.” But the Austrian-born director was a master of many genres, as visitors to the Harvard ...
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