Friday, January 27

1932 National Board of Review – Best Foreign Language Films Winner and Nominees

1932 National Board of Review – Best Foreign Language Films Winner

À nous la liberté

À nous la liberté

Seeking better life, two convicts escape from prison.

Comradeship

Comradeship

Plea against war and for friendship between peoples, through the story of French miners rescued by German colleagues after a firedamp explosion.

Der Andere

Der Andere

Golden Mountains

Golden Mountains

Soviet proletarian film about anti-war strike at St Petersburg factory, 1914. Resembles Pudovkin’s classic “End of St. Petersburg,” made 4 years earlier: backward lad (Poslavsky) from poor …

Mädchen in Uniform

Mädchen in Uniform

At an all-girls boarding school, Manuela falls in love with a teacher, to terrific consequences.

Reserved for Ladies

Reserved for Ladies

Road to Life

Road to Life

Young hobos are brought to a new camp to become good Soviet citizens. This camp works without any guards, and it works well. But crooks kill one of the young people when they try to damage …

The Battle of Gallipoli

The Battle of Gallipoli

The Theft of the Mona Lisa

The Theft of the Mona Lisa

A painter working at the Louvre is struck by the Mona Lisa. When he meets a girl who he thinks resembles the painting and she wants him to become famous he has the idea of robbing the painting. Based on the 1911 real robbery.

Zwei Menschen

Zwei Menschen