Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen

Ulrich Gregor, film historian

Contributor of “Filmkritik” magazine, author of “Geschichte des Film” (History of Film), publ. 1962 (with Enno Patalas). Co-founder of Freunde der Kinemathek e.V. (Friends of the Kinemathek), the Arsenal Cinema and the “International Forum of Young Cinema”.

For the first screening of Freunde der Kinemathek he programmed the silent film “Wachsfigurenkabinett” (Waxworks) by Paul Leni and the short films “Lehrer” (Teachers) by Alexander Kluge, “Geschwindigkeit. Kino 1” (Speed. Cinema 1) by Edgar Reitz and “Notizen aus dem Altmühltal” (Notes from Altmühltal) by Strobel/Tichawsky.