People on Sunday (1930)


Menschen am Sonntag (English title: People on Sunday) is eternally top of the bill for me. It might seem surprising to have a silent film as one of my favourite films of all time, but I want to argue here that silent films could present gripping stories and views, perfectly recognisable to viewers of today. In the case of the German silent film People on Sunday the connection to current relevance are indeed easy to make. 

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