logos.jpg“History is not about the facts. It is about the context and who is telling the story.” —Prof. Milton Fine. 

"Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past."   –– George Orwell in his novel "1984."

 

POSTER GALLERY  --view

over 500  German film

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1927–1954  from

Germany and from

many countries across Europe!  

 

Note!  Posters in the Poster Gallery are PERMANENT

acquisitions which are NOT FOR SALE!!   ONLY the

posters listed in our POSTER STORE are for sale. 

(They have a price and order button to use.)

 

Ostland Film (Carl Peters)

 

Here is a photo from DER FILM newspaper from 28 January 1943, showing the interior of the Splendid–Palast cinema where the Carl Peters and other films were shown in Riga, and on the right a recent photo (the cinema survived WWII and Soviet Occupation):

 

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The Splendid Palast was built in 1923 and was the place of many Latvian film premieres. It is a cherished example of Art Noveau architecture still to be found in Riga. Here are contemporary photos of its beautiful Rococo ceiling and the exterior of the cinema's entranceway.

 

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Year
1943
 
Director
Ostland Film G.m.b.H; Riga
 
Country
Eastern Occupied Territories