Sirk on Sirk (Cinema one)
Douglas Sirk, Jon Halliday
The German-born Douglas Sirk, who after a winning occupation in theatre and picture moved to Hollywood in 1937 and directed 30 movies starring actors corresponding to Rock Hudson and Lana Turner, talks approximately his existence and paintings.
Destroying his personal global, and killing his son. And an analogous in los angeles Habanera: Ferdinand Marian brings approximately his personal break, and dying for this reason - which I make very specific. while he collapses through the pool on the get together anyone truly says, 'Don Pedro has buried himself. ' that is correct. Like Consul Bernick, his capitalistic machinations and his deceit, his attempting to disguise issues, deliver his global down. You stated you desired to get back to the query of melodrama. definite. As you recognize, melodrama potential.
(And Pippa Dances!, Gerhart Hauptmann); Antony and Cleopatra (Shakespeare); Die Propheten (The Prophets, Hanns Johst); The Newly-Married Couple (Bjornstjerne Bjornson); Abschied vom Regiment (Otto Erich Hartleben); Medea (Franz Grillparzer). I924-25 season: Kolportage (Georg Kaiser); The Doctor's hindrance (Shaw); Vincent (Hermann Kasack); Das Katchen von Heilbronn (Little Catherine of Heilbronn, Kleist); the story of the Wolf(Franz Molnar); Saint Joan (Shaw); a lot Ado approximately not anything (Shakespeare);.
The zone of Montreux in Switzerland. operating time, ninety five mm. Distributor: ecu (GB). Remy Pithon, 'Douglas Sirk et Ie Cinema Suisse' in traveling (Lausanne), no. forty nine, 1977, has reconstructed the entire credit and offers a close account of the making of the movie and of Sirk's function in it (see particularly p. 20). Boefje (I939) creation corporation: big apple urban movie Director: Detlef Sierck Script: Detlef Sierck and Carl Zuckmayer. From the radical Boefje by way of M.]. Brusse Director of Photography:.
loved him much. His personal literary creation was once now not nice, however it is because of him that Kafka survived - and for this one can't be too thankful. I informed you i used to be loopy approximately Kafka. I hungered after his paintings. i will be able to consider going right into a cellar book place in Munich in the course of the time of the Bavarian Soviet to shop for a booklet of Kafka's. I prepared for Brod's play Clarissa to be wear at Bremen [in June 1924], simply because i used to be so drawn to Kafka. i feel Brod instructed me concerning the citadel prior to it was once.
although, was once so much competitive (and this is often an instance of the impression he had on Brecht in addition to on our whole generation). in a while, might be six months later, while i used to be in Berlin, I observed the 2I performance there. It was once certainly diverse. I talked to Brecht approximately my belief, and he stated, 'By all capacity. you should have variety.' I had one other event with the play. As you recognize, it used to be made right into a photo by way of Pabst, the nice motion picture director. Pabst, i feel, have been to determine a number of performances.