Newly Restored


Directed by Leontine Sagen, Carl Froelich

Germany, 1931, 1h 27min, DCP, In German with English Subtitles

Newly Restored

There are no current or future screenings planned for this film.

In this shocking feature that B. Ruby Rich calls “the first truly radical lesbian film,” a headstrong teenage girl arrives at an all-girl boarding school fraught with sexual tension, and disturbs the balance of the power relationships between teachers and students.


It is a beautiful, tender, and really artistic cinematic work.” – Mordaunt Haull, The New York Times

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