Film Retrospective: Mapping Gray Zones on Dec. 7

 The Harvard Film Archive’s series of films under the heading “Mapping Gray Zones: The Inexact Beauty of Early West German Cinema, 1949 – 1963” continues through December 7th, culminating with Franz Schömbs’ “The Birth of Light” (Die Geburt des Lichts) and Harald Braun’s “The Glass Tower” (Der gläserne Turm).

The Glass Tower (Der gläserne Turm)
Directed by Harald Braun. With Lilli Palmer, O.E. Hasse, Peter van Eyck
West Germany 1957, DCP, b/w, 104 min. German with English subtitles

Preceded by

The Birth of Light (Die Geburt des Lichts)
Directed by Franz Schömbs
West Germany 1957, 35mm, b/w & color, 11 min. German with English subtitles

Date: Friday, December 7th
Time: 9 pm

For more information, please visit the Harvard Film Archive