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Title Olympia [videorecording] / gestaltet von Leni Riefenstahl

Publ Info [Venice, Calif.] : Pathfinder Home Entertainment, [2006]
Edition Complete original version
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT GV722 1936 .O49 2006    AVAILABLE
Descript 2 videodiscs (204 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
Series The Leni Riefenstahl archival collection
Leni Riefenstahl archival collection
Note Edition from container; volume titles from disc labels
Originally released as a motion picture in Germany in 1938 by Tobis
Contents pt. 1. Festival of the Nations -- pt. 2. Festival of beauty
Note 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 films "Olympia" and "Triumph of the will"; still gallery
Music, Herbert Windt
DVD; Dolby 2.0
Soundtrack in German or dubbed English; optional subtitles in English
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
Olympic Gold Medal of the International Olympic Committee, Best foreign movie, Venice, 1938
LC subject Olympic Games (11th : 1936 : Berlin, Germany)
Documentary films. lcgft
Sports films. lcgft
Nonfiction films. lcgft
Add Author Riefenstahl, Leni
Windt, Herbert, 1894-1965
Smith, David Calvert
Pathfinder Home Entertainment (Firm)
Alt Title Festival of the Nations
Festival of beauty
Jugend der Welt
Kamera fahrt mit
ISBN/ISSN 825307915990
Music # PH91599