Ernst Lubitsch was a German American film director, producer, writer, and actor. His urbane .... What came to preoccupy this anomalous artist was the comedy of manners and the society in which it transpired, a world of delicate sangfroid, ...


Oct 31, 2013 ... Ernst Lubitsch film series: Eight of the director's classic comedies come ... at 5:15 p.m. Saturday at the Cleveland Institute of Art Cinematheque.


Jan 5, 2017 ... We discover more about influential German director Ernst Lubitsch, ... convinced Lubitsch to come to Hollywood to direct her in the film ... This was short-lived however, since his natural strength remained the art of directing.


Jan 30, 2018 ... Jean Cocteau dubbed it “a Lubitsch miracle”, and the director would ... store created on a Hollywood backlot by MGM art director Cedric Gibbons. ... to images of Lubitsch being used in the invidious propaganda film, The ...


Dec 14, 2018 ... Judging a classic Hollywood director by the standards of the wrong era. ... One is that if ever a filmmaker who died 71 years ago was not forgotten, Ernst Lubitsch is that filmmaker. ... These films—The Love Parade, The Smiling Lieutenant, One Hour with You, and The Merry Widow, all but .... Books & Arts.


Oct 4, 2006 ... ... Hollywood career in the 1940s, Ernst Lubitsch proved himself a skilled director. ... a retrospective of his films at this year's San Sebastian film festival. ... the evolution of the artist and the development of his constant themes.


Mar 18, 2011 ... 'He's my hero because of two films he made: Ninotchka, and To Be or ... Film · Books · Music · Art & design · TV & radio · Stage · Classical · Games ... In a conversation between Scorsese and Woody Allen, after Allen said that Lubitsch was the best comic director he'd ever ... Sign up to our Film Today email.


Tribute to classic film director Ernst Lubitsch who was best known for bringing his masterful *touch* to witty, sophisticated, romantic-comedies and musicals.


In Ernst Lubitsch in Berlin, the first-ever feature documentary on the inventor of the "Lubitsch ... Lubitsch experts and some of today's most influential German film directors. ... Director: Ernst Lubitsch .... After all, the films that Ernst Lubitsch made in America in the 1930s and 40s were works of art--as well as great romantic fun.