The Threepenny Opera

The Threepenny Opera

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The landmark 1931 version of Bertolt Brecht's musical play about the underworld of 1920s Germany (itself loosely based on The Beggar's Opera,by 18th-century English writer John Gay) is regarded as a classic of 1930s European film. Brecht's leftwing satire of Weimar German society comes through powerfully.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : , RetroFilm Archive, , [1931]
Copyright Date: ©1931
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (1 hr., 50 min., 6 sec.)) : sound
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Additional Contributors: Films Media Group
RetroFilm Archive


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