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June 17 @ 7:15 pm

Presented as part of the first annual Public Domain Day at the Center for Contemporary Arts

Screening in the CCA Cinema

June 17: Screening at 7:15pm

US Copyright Law protects creative property for almost a full century, but on January 1, 2024 films from the year 1928 moved into the public domain. CCA celebrates these important pieces of cinematic history all day on Monday June 17th with our first ever Public Domain Day!

ALRAUNE (presented in a stunning new Digital Remaster created by CCA Cinema Manager, Jayson Jacobsen!)

ALRAUNE synopsis:

German silent science fiction horror film directed by Henrik Galeen and starring Brigitte Helm in which a prostitute is artificially inseminated with the semen of a hanged man. The story is based upon the legend of Alraune. In this version, the blasphemous sexual union causes the progeny (a daughter) to grow to adulthood quickly, behave in a sexually promiscuous fashion and cause the men who fall in love with her nothing but hardship, heartache and financial ruin, if not death.

Director: Richard Oswald
Writers: Hans Heinz Ewers, Charlie Roellinghoff, Richard Weisbach
Features: Brigitte Helm, Albert Bassermann, Harald Paulsen
Run time: 1 hr. 43 min.
Film: Sci Fi


Note: Tickets are only $3.00 for EBT cardholders

1050 Old Pecos Trail
Santa Fe, NM 87505 United States
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