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Hans Richter (II) (1888–1976)


Hans Richter was born on April 6, 1888 in Berlin, Germany as Johannes Siegfried Richter. He was a director and writer, known for Dreams That Money Can Buy (1947), 8 X 8: A Chess Sonata in 8 Movements (1957) and Race Symphony (1928). He died on February 1, 1976 in Locarno, Switzerland. See full bio »

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(age 87) in Locarno, Switzerland

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 1961 Dadascope (Short)
 1939 Die Geburt der Farbe (Documentary short)
 1939 Kleine Welt im Dunkel (Documentary short)
 1937 Hans im Glück (Short)
 1933 Hallo Everybody (Documentary short)
 1933 Metall (Documentary)
 1931 Europa Radio (Documentary short)
 1930 Die neue Wohnung (Documentary short)
 1929 Everyday (Short)
 1929 Zweigroschenzauber (Short)
 1929 Alles dreht sich, alles bewegt sich (Documentary short)
 1928 Race Symphony (Short)
 1928 Ghosts Before Breakfast (Short)
 1928 Inflation (Short documentary)
 1926 Filmstudie (Short)
 1925 Rhythmus 25 (Short)
 1923 Rhythmus 23 (Short)
 1921 Rhythmus 21 (Short)
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Not to be confused with Hans Richter, this Hans Richter was a director of surrealist fantasies and as one of the first experimental filmmakers, mostly of short features, shot in black-and-white during the 1920s. An outspoken critic of Nazism, Richter was eventually forced to leave Germany. He settled in the U.S., where he became a professor at New York's City College and director of its Institute... See more »

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