F.W. Murnau

Born: 28 December 1888, Bielefeld
Died: 11 March 1931, Santa Monica

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  • Sunrise  A Song of Two Humans

    Sunrise A Song of Two Humans

    Lured to Hollywood by producer William Fox, German Expressionist filmmaker F.W. Murnau created one of the silent cinema’s last and most luminous masterpieces.

  • Nosferatu


    Cinema’s original vampire movie, this copyright-infringing adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula is one of the great classics of German expressionist cinema.


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