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Spring Awakening

Frühlings Erwachen

Directed by Richard Oswald
Germany, 1929
Silent

Synopsis

A “sexual tragedy of youth” that anticipated later teenage movies. Based on Frank Wedekind’s play, the film explores 1920s youth culture – complete with cigarettes, jazz music, the gramophone, and a goodly bit of alcohol.

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Spring Awakening Directed by Richard Oswald

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