logos.jpg“History is not about the facts. It is about the context and who is telling the story.” —Prof. Milton Fine. 

"Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past."   –– George Orwell in his novel "1984." 

"Whoever doubts the exclusive guilt of Germany for the Second World War destroys the foundation of post–war politics." ––  Prof. Theodor Eschenberg, Rector, the University of Tübingen.

"If we have our own why in life, we shall get along with almost any how."         –  Friedrich Nietzsche



over 500 German film

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1927–1954  from

Germany and from

many Axis and Neutral countries

across Europe!  


Note!  Posters in the Poster Gallery are PERMANENT

acquisitions which are NOT FOR SALE!!   ONLY the

posters listed in our POSTER STORE are for sale. 

(They have a price and order button to use.)


KARL RITTER  original film posters 

in The William Gillespie Collection,





D  -– Deutschland

Bel – Belgium

Bul – Bulgaria

Fn – Finland

Fr - France

It - Italy

J - Japan

Öst - Austria (pre-Anschluss)

Pr - Protekorat / Böhmen und Marien

Sw - Sweden





Silent film posters designed by Karl Ritter / Stummfilmplakate - Graphik von Karl Ritter geschaffft


Der Provenzonkel, Muster A –  D, 1926

Der Provenzonkel, Muster B –  D, 1926

Heidelberg, ich kann dich nicht vergessen, D, 1927

Schwiegersöhne  (Pat u. Patechon). D, 1927



Sound film posters  / Tonfilmplakaten, Karl Ritter Regisseur/Herstellungsgruppe Ritter, Ufa


Bal Paré   –  D. (Kleinplakat), Pr, It

 Capriccio – Bel

 GPU   –  D, It

Im Kampf gegen den Weltfeind  – D (Lichtspieltheater cinema text-only        poster )

 Kadetten – D, It (Fotobusta), Bel

Patrioten … Fn, Sw

Pour le Mérite – It (Muster A, Muster B, D (Kleinplakat)

Sommernächte – D

 Stukas – D, Pr, It (Fotobusta), Be, Sw

Über alles in Der Welt –  D (Kleinplakat) , Pr, It (Fotobusta), Bul, Sw

Unternehmen Michael – J (Kleinplakat), D (Kleinplakat)

Urlaub auf Ehrenwort – D (Kleinplakat), Pr, Sw, Auslandsvertriebsplakat ohne Text (A0 Große)

Verräter – D, D (Kleinplakat),  Sw, Öst (Litfaßplakat), Bul, It (Fotobusta), Dt. Gaufilmstelle Berlin (A2)

Weiberregiment – D, Bel