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Tales of Hoffmann

Hoffmanns Erzählungen

Directed by Richard Oswald
Germany, 1916
Silent, Fantasy


The young poet Hoffmann runs away from home, and goes to live with a dancer and her husband. When she dies, he goes travelling and meets alchemists Coppelius and Spalanzani. He falls in love with Spalanzani’s daughter, not realising that she is an automaton…

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Tales of Hoffmann Directed by Richard Oswald

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