Event 5

Screening: Berlin, Symphony of a Great City

Season of German films about Berlin

Venue: La Cárcel Cinemateca

A silent documentary of a day in the life of Berlin in the 1920s, capturing the chaotic times amid the Weimar Republic and juxtaposing the lives, rich and poor, in one of Europe’s most fascinating cities from early in the morning to the deepest night.

Length: 65 minutes
Director: Walter Ruttmann

Original version in German with subtitles in Spanish. 1927
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Screening: Berlin, Symphony of a Great City