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Metropolis

Metropolis

Fritz Lang / DEUZE, 1927

Fritz Lang’s magnum opus is also known as 'the mother of all science fiction films'. The fiendishly seductive robot Maria incites the factory workers of a futuristic metropolis to rise up, but they are only pushed to the verge of destruction. The robot in Metropolis is one of the first female cyborgs in film history.

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Director

Fritz Lang

Production year

1927

Country

DEUZE

Original title

Metropolis

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Format

35mm

Part of

The Man Machine

What is unique about human beings when a robot can not only imitate our actions, but artificial intelligence even exceeds our thinking capacity?

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