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The Resource Olympia, A Pathfinder Home Entertainment release ; a Leni Riefenstahl film ; written, produced and directed by Leni Riefenstahl, (videorecording)

Olympia, A Pathfinder Home Entertainment release ; a Leni Riefenstahl film ; written, produced and directed by Leni Riefenstahl, (videorecording)

Label
Olympia
Title
Olympia
Statement of responsibility
A Pathfinder Home Entertainment release ; a Leni Riefenstahl film ; written, produced and directed by Leni Riefenstahl
Title variation
  • Olympia:
  • Complete original version
Title variation remainder
the complete original version
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • eng
  • eng
  • ger
Summary
The first of two films made to record the 1936 Summer Olympic Games in Berlin. Although controversial for its ties to, and representation of National Socialism, it is considered by many to be a brilliant and ground-breaking sports documentary
Related
Awards note
Venice 1938: Best foreign movie; Olympic Gold Medal of the International Olympic Committee
Cataloging source
JBU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Camera, Hans Ertl ... [et al.]; music, Herbert Windt
Language note
German or English dialogue with optional English subtitles
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1894-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Riefenstahl, Leni
  • Ertl, Hans
  • Windt, Herbert
  • Pathfinder Home Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
204
Series statement
Leni Riefenstahl archival collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Olympic Games
Technique
live action
Label
Olympia, A Pathfinder Home Entertainment release ; a Leni Riefenstahl film ; written, produced and directed by Leni Riefenstahl, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in Germany in 1938 by Tobis
  • Special features: Deleted scene: "Olympia Oath", alternate scenes ; Essay by film historian David Calvert Smith. Biography of Leni Riefenstahl, short film "Jugend der welt" , official documentary of the 1936 Winter Olympics at Garmisch-Partenkirchen ; "Die Kamera fahrt mit", 1936 documentary by Bavaria-Filmkunst featuring footage from Leni Riefenstahl's film "Olympia" and "Triumph of the will"
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Disc 1:
  • Olympia 1. Teil-Fest der völker=Festival of Nations-part 1
  • Disc 2:
  • Olympia 2 Teil -Fest der schönheit=Festival of beauty-part 2
Control code
70868423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodisc (ca. 204 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
825307915990
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
PH-91599
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70868423
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Olympia, A Pathfinder Home Entertainment release ; a Leni Riefenstahl film ; written, produced and directed by Leni Riefenstahl, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in Germany in 1938 by Tobis
  • Special features: Deleted scene: "Olympia Oath", alternate scenes ; Essay by film historian David Calvert Smith. Biography of Leni Riefenstahl, short film "Jugend der welt" , official documentary of the 1936 Winter Olympics at Garmisch-Partenkirchen ; "Die Kamera fahrt mit", 1936 documentary by Bavaria-Filmkunst featuring footage from Leni Riefenstahl's film "Olympia" and "Triumph of the will"
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Contents
  • Disc 1:
  • Olympia 1. Teil-Fest der völker=Festival of Nations-part 1
  • Disc 2:
  • Olympia 2 Teil -Fest der schönheit=Festival of beauty-part 2
Control code
70868423
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodisc (ca. 204 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
825307915990
Other physical details
sd., b&w
Publisher number
PH-91599
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70868423
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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