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A gripping disaster film and a stirring plea for international cooperation, Kameradschaft cemented G. W. Pabst’s status as one of the most morally engaged and formally dexterous filmmakers of his time.

G. W. Pabst Germany, 1931
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Pandora’s Box

One of the masters of early German cinema, G. W. Pabst had an innate talent for discovering actresses (including Greta Garbo).

G. W. Pabst Germany, 1929
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The Threepenny Opera

Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, _The Threepenny Opera_ follows underworld antihero Mackie Messer (a.k.a. Mack the Knife) as he tries to woo Polly Peachum and elude the authorities. Set to Kurt Weill's irresistible score, this film remains a benchmark of early sound cinema.

G. W. Pabst Germany, 1931
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Westfront 1918

Long unavailable, the newly restored Westfront 1918 is a visceral, sobering antiwar statement that is as urgent today as when it was made.

G. W. Pabst Germany, 1930
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