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Death is Mightier

Austria, 1954 (MIFF 1956, Dead in Focus)

Director: Ernst Nesswer, Eduard Hammer

A sombre journey through a monastery, showing the tombs and caskets of Austrian rulers.

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The Raven

USA, 1951
Edgar Allan Poe's poem "The Raven" is illustrated by engravings by the French artist. Gustave Dore. ... More »

Blood of the Beasts

France, 1949
A surprisingly lyrical description of a Paris abattoir, its melancholy district, and the oddly genial people employed there. ... More »

Short Vision

UK, 1954
Deals with the end of the world. The vision is of atomic destruction. The "Thing" suddenly appears, but whether people see it or are asleep they perish. ... More »

Isle of the Dead

Canada, 1946
The spectral island wakes to mysterious life, flickers in a corpse &ndash: candle light and fades again into the dark. ... More »

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