Fire, shipwreck and folklore. German silent films from the Desmet collection
Film program ca. 50 min. & presentatiion
German films from the Desmet Collection (Eye Filmmuseum) have contributed significantly to the revision of German film history. The program’s main film is Des Meeres und der Liebe Wellen (1912) – a little-known drama set on the Dutch coast, in which the “German Asta Nielsen” Lissi Nebuschka performs with passion and conviction.
The films are free and available without a Metropolis+ subscription or single ticket.
Introduction: Ivo Blom
Musical Accompaniment: Daan van den Hurk