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Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage (1926)

  • Workshop X,The Office Company ,Hadara (map)
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As part of our classic movie discussion nights, we are pleased to invite you to attend the discussion/screening of the 1926 German Classic “Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage” A story about The demon Mephisto who wagers with his God that he can corrupt a mortal man's soul, it was written by Gerhart Hauptmann, Hans Kyser, von Goethe.

Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage 1926
PG-13, 1hr 47min, (Drama, Fantasy, Horror), Germany
Silent, with Musical Soundtrack


In this classic of silent cinema, the demon Mephisto (Emil Jannings) makes a bet with an archangel that a good man's soul can be corrupted. Mephisto sets his sights on the thoughtful old alchemist Faust (Gösta Ekman), who is desperately trying to save his village from a plague. He is able to help the villagers, thanks to Mephisto, but further dealings with the devil lead Faust on a decadent downward spiral. Can he redeem his soul before it's too late?
Cast and Crew

Director | F.W. Murnau

Cast | Gösta Ekman, Emil Jannings, Camilla Horn

Price |  35SR  

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