From Dr Caligari, Blade Runner, Batman to James Bond
Sets in films are not just in the background. They play a part, they explain the plot or they simply catch the eye. Strange, grotesque, gigantic or spectacular buildings have shaped film since the beginning and have even written film history. They have become works of art, independent actors in the moving image. Film architecture is the new art genre of the 20th century. Discover the most extraordinary backdrops in film history from expressionist German films to Hollywood blockbusters.