Metropolis (1927)

There can be no understanding between the hands and the brain unless the heart acts as mediator.

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In a futuristic city sharply divided between the rich and the poor, the son of the city's mastermind meets a prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.

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    Writing Thea von Harbou Screenplay
    Costume & Make-Up Aenne Willkomm Costume Design
    Directing Fritz Lang Director
    Production Erich Pommer Producer
    Editing Fritz Lang Editor
    Camera Günther Rittau Director of Photography
    Camera Karl Freund Director of Photography
    Camera Walter Ruttmann Director of Photography
    Sound Gottfried Huppertz Original Music Composer
    Art Edgar G. Ulmer Set Designer
    Writing Fritz Lang Screenplay
    Art Karl Vollbrecht Art Direction
    Art Erich Kettelhut Art Direction
    Art Otto Hunte Art Direction
    Camera Horst von Harbou Still Photographer
    Crew Ernst Kunstmann Special Effects
    Visual Effects Eugen Schüfftan Visual Effects
    Sound Frank Strobel Music Editor
    Camera Robert Baberske First Assistant Camera
    Crew Konstantin Irmen-Tschet Special Effects
    Art Walter Schulze-Mittendorff Sculptor
    Writing Thea von Harbou Novel
    Camera Karl Freund Camera Operator
    Directing Slatan Dudow Assistant Director
    Camera Günther Rittau Camera Operator
    Art Karl Vollbrecht Set Designer
    Crew Rudi George Production Artist
    Sound Otto Harzner Original Music Composer
    Crew Erich Kettelhut Production Office Assistant
    Art Otto Hunte Set Designer
    Crew Hans Taussig Production Office Assistant
    Art Erich Kettelhut Set Designer
    Sound Frank Strobel Conductor
    Crew Erich Holder Production Office Assistant
    Camera Robert Baberske Assistant Camera