The following are among UFA's most famous productions from those years:
  • 1922: Dr. ...
  • 1924: Die Nibelungen (directed by Fritz Lang)
  • 1924: The Last Laugh (directed by F. W. Murnau; invention of the Unchained camera technique)
  • 1927: Metropolis (directed by Fritz Lang; first feature science fiction film)


Film industry company
UFA GmbH, shortened to UFA, is a film and television production company that unites all production activities of the media conglomerate Bertelsmann in Germany. Wikipedia
Founder: Deutsche Bank
Founded: December 18, 1917, Berlin, Germany
Production output: Film; TV program
Parent organizations: RTL Group and Fremantle
Films produced
This is a list of films produced or distributed by the German company Universum Film AG (UFA) founded in 1917 by a merger of several existing companies.
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In the dozen years between 1920 and 1932, the so-called “Golden Age” of early German cinema, before the Nazis ruined its reputation, German cinema led the way for future filmmakers.
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Key People: Robert M. La Follette Kate Gleason Robert R. McCormick Nelson W. Aldrich Aldus Manutius the Younger
Date: 1917 - 1945
UFA is one of Germany's oldest and most distinguished entertainment brands, with an artistic heritage of films like 'Metropolis', 'The Blue Angel' and the films ...
Nov 17, 2017 · UFA Film & TV Produktion is formed in 1991 and, under the management of Wolf Bauer, Norbert Sauer and Axel Reickis, soon develops into Germany's ...
Mabuse, der Spieler, The Last Laugh, Die Nibelungen, Asphalt, and Metropolis. Yet despite its artistic successes, UFA was approaching the brink of financial ...
The UFA Film Nights are a project of Bertelsmann SE & Co. KGaA and UFA GmbH. Since 2012, the companies have jointly presented selected silent films with ...
All the companies produced anti-Semitic, militaristic, and hate films. At Ufa, director Karl Ritter excelled at filming Nazi material non-stop, films like " ...
UFA GmbH is a German film and television production company that unites all production activities of Bertelsmann in Germany.
Products: FilmTV-film; TV series
Ufa's first international success came with the so-called "Monumentalfilme" of Ernst Lubitsch (1892–1947) ( Passion [ Madame DuBarry , 1919]; Deception [ Anna ...