Berlin: Symphony of a Great City


A classic silent film dedicated to Berlin shot in 1927 by Walter Ruttmann. See for further details.

Berlin: Symphony of a Metropolis () is a 1927 in film German film directed by Walter Ruttmann, co-written by Carl Mayer and Karl Freund.
The film is an example of the city symphony film genre.
Spanish composer Alberto Novoa Rodriguez recorded an electro-symphonic soundtrack for this film in 2009. He performed at the Babylon Cinema in Berlin with 15 musicians from a young musical group (AgrupaciĆ³n Musical da Limia. Xinzo de Limia). The album was recorded by members of the Symphony Orchestra of Galicia.

See also

  • List of German films 1919-1933

  • Category:Films set in Germany
    Category:Films set in Berlin
    Category:Films of the Weimar Republic
    Category:1927 films
    Category:German avant-garde and experimental films
    Category:German documentary films
    Category:German silent films
    Category:1920s documentary films
    Category:Documentary films about Berlin
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