Directed by Fritz Lang. In this elaborate, fantastic triptych set in storied Persia, 17th-century Venice, and mythic China, Death grants a young woman three chances to thwart fate and save the life of her fiancé. This is the first great film from the director of Metropolis and M. Restored version.
(Germany, 1921, silent with English intertitles and music track, color-tinted b&w, Blu-ray, 98 min.)
Admission $10, CMA members $7