Erich Pommer

Erich Pommer


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About Erich Pommer

Producer, Writer, Director
Born: July 20, 1889
Star sign: Cancer
Height: 5' 7½" (1.71 m)
Known for: Metropolis (1927), The Blue Angel (1930), Faust (1926), Jamaica Inn (1939)
Source: IMDB

On November 1, 1895, the first public motion picture film presentation was projected at Berlin's Wintergarten with the "Bioscop" apparatus invented by Max Skladanowsky and Emil Skladanowsky. In December 1895, Auguste Lumière and Louis Lumière began exhibiting projected films to the paying public in Paris with their "Cinematographe," a portable ...