Der Letzte Mann


Germany – 1924 – B&W, Silent – 77’, 90’, 101’ 

Direction: F.W. Murnau | Screenplay: Carl Mayer | Cinematography: Karl Freund | Editing: Elfi Böttrich | Music: Giuseppe Becce | Cast: Emil Jannings, Maly Delschaft, Max Hiller, Emilie Kurz, Hans Unterkircher, Georg John, Emmy Wyda | Production: Erich Pommer 

An aging doorman is forced to face the scorn of his friends, neighbors and society after being fired from his prestigious job at a luxurious hotel.

*The first "dolly" (a device that allows a camera to move during a shot) was created for this film. The crew managed this thanks to a baby carriage.