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The Einstein of sex

Praunheim, Rosa von, 1942-

Philadelphia, PA : TLA Releasing c2002

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Media Stack 2  (PN1995.9 F67 E376 2002 DVD )()

  • Title:
    The Einstein of sex
  • Author: Praunheim, Rosa von, 1942-; Kraus, Chris, 1963-; Passoni, Valentin.; Mikesch, Elfi.; Wangenheim, Friedel von.; Becker, Ben, 1964-; Völz, Wolfgang.; Sander, Otto, 1941-2013.; Becker, Meret.; TLA Releasing (Firm)
  • Variant Title: On title frame of feature: Der Einstein des Sex : ein Film von Rosa von Praunheim.
    Einstein des Sex.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : TLA Releasing
  • Creation Date: c2002
  • Language: German
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Subjects: Hirschfeld, Magnus, 1868-1935; Praunheim, Rosa von, 1942-; Sexologists -- Germany; Motion picture producers and directors -- Germany
  • Description: Historical drama about the legendary sex pioneer Dr. Magnus Hirschfeld. A gay German Jew living in 19th-century Berlin, he founded the first gay political group and established the Institute of Sexual Sciences in Berlin in 1920.
  • Notes: Film: German dialogue, English subtitles ; documentary: spoken in German and English.
    DVD ; Dolby digital, stereo.
    Title from disc label.
    "Der Einstein des Sex" originally produced as a motion picture in Germany in 1999.
    NTSC all regions.
    Ratio: letterbox 4.3 ; aspect ratio: 1.85.
    Additional features include "Magnus & Rosa," a documentary about the real Magnus Hirschfeld and the film producer/director Rosa von Praunheim. (Note: sound in some portions of the documentary is inaudible.).
  • Credits: Script, Chris Kraus, Valentin Passoni ; camera, Elfi Mikesch ; editing, Michael E. Shephard ; music, Karl-Ernst Sasse.
  • Presenter or Performers: Friedel von Wangenheim, Ben Becker, Wolfgang Völz, Otto Sander, Meret Becker.
  • Publisher or Distributor Number: Video Recording : TLAD014
  • OCLC Number: 51549753