The wildcat [videorecording] : a grotesque in four acts / by Hanns Kräly and Ernst Lubitsch ; directed by Ernst Lubtisch
- Uniform Title:
- Bergkatze (Motion picture). English
- New York, NY : Kino International, 2007.
- Physical Description:
- 1 videodisc (82 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Lubitsch, Ernst, 1892-1947
Kraly, Hans, 1885-1950
Negri, Pola, 1899-1987
Janson, Victor, 1885-1960
Hartmann, Paul, 1889-1977
Kino International Corporation
- Lubitsch in Berlin
- Language Note:
- Silent film with English intertitles, translated from the original German.
- The commander of a remote fort (and his lovely daughter) eagerly awaits a new lieutenant. En route, he is captured by outlaws who roam the snow-covered mountains and the daughter of their leader quickly falls for the young officer, setting in motion an outrageous farce.
- Special features: Lubitsch filmography.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Cinematography, Theodor Sparkuhl ; new music score, Marco Dalpane ; editor of restoration, Nina Goslar.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Pola Negri, Victor Janson, Paul Heidemann, Marga Köhler, Edith Meller.
- Data/Place of Event:
- Originally premiered on film in 1921; restored in 2000 with the help of the Bundesarchiv-Filmarchiv Berlin, the Friedrich-WIlhelm-Murnau-Stiftund, and ZDF/ARTE using the original negative which lacks the intertitles; new intertitles supplied using text from censor's records.
- Technical Details:
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