Anders als die Andern (“Different from the Others”, 1919), a plea for the decriminalization of homosexual behavior. In this film, Conrad Veidt appears as a homosexual violinist who is blackmailed and commits suicide.
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An important film in the history of Queer Cinema. While imperfect and incomplete, it is especially moving if you know about the hardships the director and cast went through, and that homosexuality was considered a criminal offence.