This documentary on director Ernst Lubitsch focuses on his film work in Germany before emigrating to Hollywood in the early 1920s.
2007 DVD edition
The Doll (1919), color-toned and color-tinted black & white, 64 minutes, not rated,
with Ernst Lubitsch in Berlin (2006), color and color-toned black & white, 109 minutes, not rated.
Kino International, K560, UPC 7-38329-05602-5.
One single-sided, dual-layered, Region 0NTSC DVD disc, 1.85:1 aspect ratio image in full-frame 16:9 (720 x 480 pixels) interlaced scan MPEG-2 format, ? Mbps average video bit rate, ? kbps audio bit rate, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo sound, German and English languages, permanent English language subtitles, 20 chapter stops; standard DVD keepcase, $29.95.
Release date: 4 December 2007.
Country of origin: USA
For this DVD edition, the documentary by Robert Fischer is presented in anamorphic widescreen for 16:9 television monitors in a 1.85:1 slightly letterboxed format that is framed to the top of the screen. On standard monitors, the letterboxing is more pronounced to fix within a smaller rectangle.
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