The Dam (1965)
DVDRip | MKV | 720x576 | x264 @ 1717 Kbps | 77 min | 1,05 Gb
Audio: German AC3 2.0 @ 224 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded in MKV)
Genre: Art-house, Drama
In The Dam, although it is an experimental film, Kristl eschews the necessary earnestness in addressing his subject. The manufactured, unambiguously humorless profundity proffered up by other German contemporaries is absent here. Laughter is allowed. Kristl takes the dreadful liberty of tomfoolery, sending up himself, the characters, the action, "tragedy," and everything else, including the audience, that might be held sacred. Within the framework of the action, we recognize a love triangle, one of the simplest of dramatic configurations….